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Network with business law pros in Chicago in September

August 28, 2017

Chicago-area law students, RSVP now to join the ABA Business Law Section on Thursday, September 14 from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., at the Sheraton Grand Chicago & Towers to learn from the substantive panel and networking event, “Pathways to a Successful Career in Business Law.” Hear from Business

New Orleans

Big business, Big Easy, big free event for law students

March 21, 2017

Is your spring break coming up? Want to spend some time in warmer climates and work on your legal future? It's so easy we'd classify it as Big. Join the ABA Business Law Section in New Orleans for its Spring Meeting from April 6-8. Law students are encouraged to register today –

Legal Career Chat

Talk with an expert on M&A, corporate governance on #LegalCareerChat

February 06, 2017

ABA Legal Career Central is hosting it’s second #LegalCareerChat, our new twitter chat series showcasing various practice areas, on Friday, February 17, 2017 at 2pm ET. Our chat guest will be Jayne E. Juvan (@JayneJuvan), a partner in the Cleveland office of Roetzel & Andress. Log on to Twitter and follow the questions with hashtag

London Arbitration Program

Your future in arbitration: Global arbitration law and practice in a shrinking world

November 01, 2016

As the world has gotten smaller, the globalization of law has enlarged the range of opportunities for recent law school graduates.   At the center of global law and practice sits international commercial arbitration.  Some two decades ago, The Economist called international commercial arbitration “the Big Idea set to dominate legal-reform

Bill Johnston

When I was a law student and how the ABA Business Law Section helped me

September 22, 2016

The ABA Business Law Section would like to introduce you to our its 2016-2017 Chair, Bill Johnston. He participated in the section's Leader Spotlight to share his experiences when he was once a law student and how the ABA has helped him. Q: Where did you attend law school?

Entertainment Law

My unconventional experience in the entertainment law industry

September 07, 2016

Most rising 2Ls and 3Ls interested in film or television entertainment law go for the most coveted business and legal internships in the U.S. – like with Disney, Lionsgate, or MGM. But this summer, I worked for an independent multi-media production company in Dallas, Tx., and I would not change

Business Law

Bringing business law to Boston next week

August 31, 2016

Boston-area students, the ABA Business Law Section is bringing the knowledge to you with a substantive panel and networking event on Sept. 7. "Pathways to a Successful Career in Business Law" will be held at five Boston-area schools and will feature business lawyers from across the country discussing emerging business

Business Law Meeting

Business Law Section Annual Meeting coming in September

August 15, 2016

You have until Aug. 19 to register for the Business Law Section Annual Meeting in Boston from Sept. 8-10. And if you're a law student member of the Business Law section, you can go for free! Law students can connect with over 1,700 attendees, including senior partners from local and national

Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest

Contest alert! Show us your business law writing skills

December 04, 2015

Canada is lovely in April. Or so we've heard. If you have an interest in business law, your expertise and writing skills could get you there courtesy of the ABA's Business Law Section. Enter the 30th Annual Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest for a chance to win up to $2,500 and

Cameo Joseph: A judge’s perspective on business

December 01, 2015

By AMY PHAN TAYLOR Cameo Joseph, a 3L at the University of South Carolina School of Law, joined a select group of diverse students from across the country to be part of the ABA’s Business Law Section Diversity Clerkship Program this past summer. Joseph clerked for the Hon. Clifton Newman, a circuit