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

Related Products

    100 Plus Pointers for Business Development

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Leadership

Chair:

Howell, Lynn

Vice-Chair:

Hopkins, Kathleen

Committee Roster  


Programs, Meetings and Events

Section Events

    Basics of UCC Article 9 -- Your Guide to Security Interests

    06/28/2018-06/28/2018

    Whether you represent businesses, individuals, or lenders, secured transactions are an integral part of day-to-day business activity and practice. How do you actually get a security interest and why do you need to perfect it? How and where do you file financing statements? Who wins if there are more ...

    The Emperor Has No Clothes: The State of Undress in the Retail Distressed Space

    07/17/2018-07/17/2018

    The event will be held on 07/17/2018. The format is Web. The event sponsor(s) are ABACLE,Business Law Section,Law Practice Division,Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division,Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law. The event has 1.50 CLE Credits .

    Ethics 101: Attorneys' Duties for Safeguarding Confidential Information on the Cloud

    07/31/2018-07/31/2018

    The event will be held on 07/31/2018. The format is Web. The event sponsor(s) are Cybersecurity Legal Task Force,ABACLE,Business Law Section,Forum on Communications Law,Center For Professional Responsibility,Law Practice Division,Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division,Section of Litigation,Senior Lawyers Division,Section of Science & Technology Law. The event has 1.50 CLE Credits .


Materials


Podcasts/Recordings

Modified by Graham Hunt on August 7, 2017

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