Continuing Legal Education

2021 CCI Garrett Web Landing

Join us this fall for a three-day virtual event combining two of our nationally recognized Institutes: the Corporate Counsel Institute and the Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute. This event will feature topics in corporate and securities law including M&A, corporate governance, and SEC updates. This programming is relevant for both in-house and firm professionals.

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Attendee Login Guide:

Are you registered for the 2021 Garrett & Corporate Counsel Virtual Institute? Here's what you need to know:

  • Access the virtual event HERE. Doors will open 45 minutes prior to the start of the event on Wednesday, September 22
  • Log in using the email address you used to register
  • Run a system check prior to the event start to ensure your device meets all system requirements
  • Review our FAQs

Still have questions? Email us.


Session Highlights:

  • The Evolving Role of the Corporation in Society
    • Has the corporation and what it means to do business fundamentally changed? Is there a new corporate social conscience? Learn about the role lawyers play in aligning the enterprise to thrive in the current environment.
  • The SEC Under Biden
    • Hear from three former Division Directors on key priorities and expectations for the Divisions of Corporation Finance and Enforcement.
  • Antitrust in the New Regulatory Environment
    • Learn from a group of experienced Antitrust regulators as they asses the current environment and help to make sense of what's on the horizon.

Registration Benefits:

  • $399 Tuition rate includes access to the entire three-day event
    • Group Rate: $350 per person when registering three or more from the same firm or company (registrations must be entered at the same time in order for discount to apply)
  • Access to all sessions for 30 days following the Institute
  • Earn up to 14 CLE credits

For information on becoming a sponsor or affiliate, contact us at professional-ed@law.northwestern.edu.


Northwestern Law has been offering continuing legal education of the highest quality for more than 60 years. As the legal market evolves, so does our programming providing attendees access to the subject matter experts who help shape the current legal markets.

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Securities Regulation Institute (SRI)

One of the most visible and highly-regarded securities and corporate law conferences in the country, the Securities Regulation Institute, held every January in Coronado, reaches 400 prominent attorneys from both firm and in-house practices. From boardroom updates to issues impacting pre-public companies, the Institute focuses on practical advice for attorneys advising corporate clients on the ever-changing world of securities and business law.  

Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute

The Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute is the preeminent conference of its kind in the Midwest, designed to provide private practitioners and corporate counsel with a timely analysis of current issues and developments confronting corporations. 500 firm and in-house attorneys gather each spring on campus for discussion of critical issues while networking with senior officials from the SEC, Delaware judges, and prominent corporate and securities law practitioners. 

Corporate Counsel Institute (CCI)

Every fall, Northwestern Law hosts the Corporate Counsel Institute, focusing on the specific continuing educational needs of the corporate counsel community. The Institute, which is the only program in the country designed by a committee made up exclusively of general counsel, addresses the latest legal issues affecting business while allowing 300 attendees to discuss shared experiences, identify solutions, and network with peers. 

Northwestern Law Professional Education reserves the right to exclude, without refund, and/or prohibit registration by any individual who, in Northwestern Law's sole discretion, engages in behavior deemed inappropriate or disruptive during the course of any program or event.

Northwestern University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educator and employer.

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