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

Committee Roster  


Programs, Meetings and Events

Section Events

    Becoming and Advancing your Career as an In-House Attorney

    02/23/2017-02/23/2017

    Our panel of General Counsels will share their insights and recommended career planning strategies to become and advance your career as an in-house attorney. What do you need to consider when interviewing and joining a corporate law department? What practical things do you need to know about being successful ...

    CEO Succession & Crisis Management: Fiduciary Duty, Securities Disclosure, and Practice Approaches

    03/08/2017-03/08/2017

    Our panelists will provide practical guidance on how boards and advisors can help companies enhance and execute their playbooks for a CEO succession crisis. Companies should maintain and implement thorough emergency CEO succession plans and be positioned to seamlessly respond to concerns of investors, ...

    2017 Business Law Section Spring Meeting

    04/05/2017-04/08/2017
    Hyatt Regency New Orleans
    New Orleans

    **PLEASE START HERE FOR REGISTRATION AND TO ADD TICKETED EVENTS (LUNCHES/DINNERS) TO YOUR EXISTING REGISTRATION** **TO ADD EVENTS TO AN EXISTING REGISTRATION**: Click on Register Now, which will prompt you to log-in with your ABA credentials. After logging in, ...


Podcasts/Recordings


Materials

Modified by Graham Hunt on October 4, 2016

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