2016 Corporate Counsel University® (CCU)
Read What Participants Say About CCU

Thank you for a wonderful program! The content was excellent, and the presentations were extremely well done. The networking opportunities were well-organized and a lot of fun. Great job! I hope to come back again!
Sarah Pojanowski
General Counsel
Selected Independent Funeral Homes
Deerfield, IL

CCU was a great intro to in-house and covered the breadth of issues I face everyday, many of which I did not encounter in my previous position at a law firm. I look forward to attending another ACC educational program in the future!
Andrea Liburdi
Senior Counsel
BASIS Independent Schools
Scottsdale, AZ

I traveled halfway around the world to attend this event and I'm not regretting it one bit.
David Lanre-Leke
Company Secretary/Legal Advisor
Galaxy Backbone PLC
Lagos, Nigeria

The program was well-organized and smooth. . . Great for new lawyers.
Kate Burke
Senior Corporate Counsel
M3 Midstream LLC
Durango, CO

Absolutely wonderful program!
Kristin Cutforth
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
New York, NY

2016CCU_bannerJune 12-14, 2016
The Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
San Diego, CA

Program Overview

The ACC Corporate Counsel University® (CCU) is a two-day program designed specifically for lawyers who are new to in-house practice or looking to sharpen their fundamental practice skills. Topics range from data privacy and employment to finance and accounting. At CCU, you will:

  • Learn from experienced corporate counsel the practical tips and information that you can take back to the office and use immediately;
  • Earn up to 12 CLE/CPD credit hours, including ethics credits; and
  • Build relationships and expand your network of peers and legal service providers.

CLE Information

ACC will apply for CLE/CPD credit in states with mandatory CLE/CPD requirements upon request. ACC will also apply for CCB CEUs (CCEP certification) and CPE (CIPP certification) upon request.

Advisory Board

A special thank you to our 2016 advisory board for their guidance and dedication in developing the program:

  • Kevin Clunis, Vice President, Legal, Ross Stores, Inc.
  • Jeremy Ladle, General Counsel, Potandon Produce L.L.C.
  • Christoper Nowack, Counsel, GEICO
  • Robert Piasentin, General Counsel, Sierra Systems
  • Janine Sarti, General Counsel, Palomar Health

  • Amy Yeung, Assistant General Counsel, ZeniMax Media Inc.

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ACC Sends Condolences in Wake of Paris Tragedy

On behalf of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), board of directors, staff and entire ACC community, our heartfelt sympathies go out to the victims and families of the tragic events in Paris.

Paris is the home of many of our chapter leaders, members, country representatives, sponsors and the in-house community at large. We share in the grief and sadness of those that have lost loved ones or suffered physically or emotionally.

At this time we are not aware of anyone from the ACC network of families and friends that have been injured or lost. Our hearts go out to our colleagues and friends and family of loved ones in Paris. We pray for your safety and security.

– Veta T. Richardson, ACC President & CEO Continue