American Bar Association
 
Career and Practice Development Committee

ABA Section of Business Law


Career and Practice Development Committee


Mission Statement

The mission of the Career and Practice Development Committee is to be committed to providing a full complement of resources to our members to empower them to further develop their careers and practices.

Committee Facts

  • The Committee provides a global focus on the careers of our members, including all types of practice settings.
  • We work with members as they begin their careers as law students and young lawyers.
  • We work with members as they change career paths or embark on new practice areas.
  • We provide members with tools they need for rainmaking, practice development and management.
  • We also focus on non-traditional career options, job searching, and financial planning.

Areas of Expertise

  • Progressive Practice Management
  • Mentoring Law Students and Young Lawyers
  • Networking and Marketing
  • Career Transitions
  • Social Media in Practice Development

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Leadership

Chair:

Hopkins, Kathleen

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Programs, Meetings and Events

Section Events

    Introduction to Corporate Governance

    07/28/2016-07/28/2016

    The presentation will provide listeners with a basic understanding of: What corporate governance is; the multiple state and federal laws that affect corporate governance and how those laws interact; how director independence is defined in different contexts and why it is important; director fiduciary ...

    From Enron to Volkswagen: the Critical Importance of Governance, Culture, Compliance and Ethics

    08/11/2016-08/11/2016

    The recent revelation by Volkswagen of its installation of software which operated emissions controls only in the presence of testing, and the fraudulent reporting of compliance with emission control standards clearly surpasses the governance and financial fallout associated with the downfall of Enron ...

    2016 Business Law Section Annual Meeting

    09/08/2016-09/10/2016
    Boston Marriott Copley Place
    Boston

    **THIS PAGE IS THE STARTING POINT FOR REGISTRATION AND TO ADD TICKETED EVENTS (LUNCHES/DINNERS) TO YOUR REGISTRATION** TO ADD EVENTS TO AN EXISTING REGISTRATION: Click on Register Now, which will prompt you to log-in ...


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Modified by Graham Hunt on May 24, 2016

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