Practicing nowadays takes more than just legal know-how. Whether you work in-house, in a law firm, or are flying solo, you need to understand how financial and business decisions are made to provide high quality legal representation. Join our distinguished faculty for an incisive look at the intersection of business, finance, and law. Topics covered include accounting and financial analysis basics, corporate finance, modern marketing practices and data use risks, tax basics, and governance essentials. As business and law become increasingly intertwined, there's no better time than now to develop these core competencies - register today!
Learn how to read, interpret, and use financial statements to understand the financial health of a business.
Understand how financial analysis is performed.
Build familiarity with corporate finance strategies, capital structures, capitalization objectives, and more.
Explore digital and traditional marketing practices and how they intersect with data privacy regulations.
Develop a working knowledge of how businesses are taxed and what's involved in business tax planning.
Get a refresher on business structure and governance best practices.
Accounting and Finance Fundamentals
Corporate Financing 101
What Every Attorney Should Know About Tax
Business Structure and Governance
Marketing, Advertising, and Data Use - What Lawyers Need to Know
Ethical Considerations When Advising Business Clients
Robert E. Bollengier is a sole practitioner with Robert E. Bollengier, Attorney/CPA, in Warwick, Rhode Island. His practice areas include federal and state taxation, probate, estate planning, wills, trusts, and corporate and business law. Mr. Bollengier has been a visiting instructor for Bryant University and Providence College. He earned his B.S. degree, magna cum laude, from Boston College; simultaneously earned his J.D. degree with his M.B.A. degree, highest honors, from St. Louis University; and his LL.M degree, cum laude, from Boston University. In addition, Mr. Bollengier earned a certificate of advanced graduate studies in estate planning from Bryant University and is currently working towards his CFP®, ChFC and CLU designations. He is a member of the Rhode Island and American bar associations, as well as the Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Steven Fried is a sole practitioner with OlyverClarity Inc. Mr. Fried earned his J.D. degree from University of Tennessee - College of Law.
Thomas P. Owen Jr. is a member with Stanley, Reuter, Ross, Thornton & Alford, L.L.C., in New Orleans. Mr. Owen concentrates his practice in providing legal advice and representation to business clients, particularly concerning closely-held companies. He represents clients in litigation and arbitration disputes, as well as providing advice to clients regarding numerous business matters, including corporate formation and governance, mergers and acquisitions, contract negotiations, employment issues, insurance coverage disputes, confidentiality concerns, and trade secret protection. Mr. Owen is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, the New Orleans Bar Association and a member of the Board of Advisory Editors of the Tulane Law Review, and serves as an assistant bar examiner for the Louisiana bar. He earned his undergraduate degrees from Emory University and his J.D. degree, summa cum laude and Order of the Coif, from Tulane Law School.
Ryan R. Seib is an attorney at Assurity Legal LLC. Mr. Seib practices in the areas of business, real estate, aviation and contracts and agreements. He has assisted many businesses with handling legal matters in Wisconsin. He is licensed to practice before the U.S. Court for the Western District of Wisconsin, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District, and the U.S. Tax Court. Mr. Seib earned his B.A. degree from University of Wisconsin-Madison and his J.D. degree from the Loyola University of Chicago School of Law. He presents aviation law courses and writes about aviation law nationally.
Anne E. Wal is a shareholder in the real estate, construction, banking, bankruptcy, and business restructuring sections of von Briesen & Roper, s.c. She represents privately and publicly held businesses, financial institutions, and governmental and quasi-governmental entities in construction, real estate, and commercial finance matters. Ms. Wal's real estate work covers all stages of commercial development, including acquisition; obtaining entitlements; negotiating development agreements, easements, or other documents memorializing property rights; negotiating design and construction contracts; and negotiating leases. She has an extensive background in banking as a former business banker, middle market commercial banking paralegal, and project manager for compliance issues at three of the largest banks in Milwaukee. While at Chase Bank (formerly Bank One), she was a member of a national project team formed to create new versions of middle market commercial loan documents. Ms. Wal's professional memberships include the American and Milwaukee bar associations, and the State Bar of Wisconsin.
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