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Practicum: Corporate Counsel

Students are placed as externs in general counsel offices of business ( Students will be expected to devote a day a week to the corporate law department in which they are placed. While externs can be called upon to do legal research, the purpose of the externship is that they become involved in the life of the law department: attending meetings, observing negotiations, and otherwise gaining an understanding of how law is practiced within a business setting. Students may arrange for their own placements in a corporate counsel¿s office, provided they obtain approval from the Professor in advance, Questions should be directed to Pete Wentz at pwentz@apcoworldwide.com. Texts: none Evaluation: Journal , paper Teaching method: externship Enrollment Limitations: open to only third year JD students, third year JD/MBA students, and second year MBA students. Preference given to students enrolled in the Business Associations concentration. Prerequisites or Corequisite: Business Associations (Business Law (Kellogg)) or Corporations Special Note: When offerred in the summer this practicum is available to JDMBA students only.


Catalog Number: BUSCOM 670P
Practice Areas: Business, Corporate,Trans AreaCommercial Practice AreaLegal Skills Development
Additional Course Information: Business Concentration Elective ,  Third year students only


Course History

Fall 2013
Title: Practicum: Corporate Counsel
Faculty: Wentz, R A.
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 10



Summer 2013
Title: Practicum: Corporate Counsel
Faculty: Wentz, R A.
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 11     Actual: 14



Fall 2012
Title: Practicum: Corporate Counsel
Faculty: Wentz, R A.
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 7     Actual: 10



Summer 2012
Title: Practicum: Corporate Counsel
Faculty: Wentz, R A.
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 0     Actual: 16



Fall 2011
Title: Practicum: Corporate Counsel
Faculty: Wentz, R A.
Section: 1     Type: Practicum     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 9



Summer 2011
Title: Practicum: Corporate Counsel
Faculty: Wentz, R A.
Section: 1     Type: Practicum     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 16



Fall 2010
Title: Practicum: Corporate Counsel
Faculty: Wentz, R A.
Section: 1     Type: Practicum     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 10     Actual: 8