Education

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Local Chapter CLE/CPD Programs

ACC's Chapter CLE/CPD Programs come from 54 chapters around the world, offering unique opportunities to network with other in-house counsel, gather CLE/CPD credits and engage with your peers at the local level.

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Archived Program Material

Looking for course material from a past ACC Educational Program? Visit our Legal Resources Center to search by event, date, and/or topic.

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Onsite Training Programs

ACC's Onsite Training Programs bring premier education sessions and expert presenters directly to your law department on topics such as, Ethical Issues for Corporate Counsel, The "Value" Movement and other hot topics in ethical issues.

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Our management courses, innovative programming, skill-building seminars and interactive meetings feature superior, experienced faculty and quality networking opportunities. At ACC, service is our number one priority.

  • The Insider's Guide to the Boardroom

    Do you want to understand the background drivers and concerns of your board of directors? Attend this unique educational event designed specifically for corporate law department leaders striving to

    Become more than a legal adviser.
    Be a strategic asset to your company's board.

    Presented by The National Association of Corporate Directors & The Association of Corporate Counsel

  • Mini MBA for In-House Counsel

    CLE

    This two-and-a-half-day program introduces the important business skills you need to succeed in today's competitive environment. Explore the essential business skills to enhance and sharpen your management knowledge in critical MBA disciplines: accounting, finance, strategy, and organizational behavior. A capstone project at the end of the course will allow you to practice and apply your new skills.

  • Project Management for In-House Counsel

    CLE

    Projects are the way work gets done in companies of all types and sizes. In this new program, learn the strategic dimensions of project management, including critical aspects of project definition, planning, execution, project tools and monitoring. Concepts and approaches for dealing with complexity, uncertainty, vague mandates, project team dynamics, stakeholders, risk management and time-critical deadlines are emphasized. You will identify a project from your work environment to use to exercise your new skills. Past class projects include matter management system deployments, E-discovery system and process improvement projects, litigation and compliance programs. Many corporate counsel are tested on the job through tough assignments in project settings. Your performance there is highly visible. Prepare now for success in strategic project management by developing the skills and perspectives covered in this program.

  • Risk Management & In-house Counsel

    CLE

    Increasingly, corporate survival is linked to the ability of corporations to adequately identify, manage and control risk. This three-day course is designed specifically for in-house counsel interested in gaining a greater understanding of risk management principles, measurement techniques and practical application. This program cuts across multiple industries and will cover the fundamental risk management building blocks, including risk awareness, measurement, reporting and adequate policies, procedures and controls. You will gain a greater understanding of risk management industry best practices and the key role you can play in mitigating and controlling risk within your organization.

  • 2014 Annual Meeting

    CLE CPD

    The ACC Annual Meeting is the world’s largest gathering of the in-house counsel community and offers great professional development value. Earn a year’s worth of CLE/CPD credit in three days, exchange ideas with peers during more than 30 hours of networking events, and gather information from more than 100 law firms and legal service providers.

  • Mini MBA for In-House Counsel

    CLE

    This two-and-a-half-day program introduces the important business skills you need to succeed in today's competitive environment. Explore the essential business skills to enhance and sharpen your management knowledge in critical MBA disciplines: accounting, finance, strategy, and organizational behavior. A capstone project at the end of the course will allow you to practice and apply your new skills.

  • Advanced Compliance Education Summit (ACES)

    CLE CPD

    Join experienced in-house counsel, compliance professionals and leading legal service providers for advanced level CLE/CPD compliance programs and networking opportunities.

  • 2015 Corporate Counsel University®

    CLE CPD

    The ACC Corporate Counsel University® (CCU) is designed specifically for lawyers who are new to in-house or who are looking to sharpen their basic practice skills. Topics range from law department management to finance and accounting.

  • 2015 Annual Meeting

    CLE CPD

    The ACC Annual Meeting is the world's largest gathering of the in-house counsel community and offers great professional development value. Earn a year's worth of CLE/CPD credit in three days, exchange ideas with peers during more than 30 hours of networking events, and gather information from more than 100 law firms and legal service providers.

  • 2016 Annual Meeting

    CLE CPD

    The ACC Annual Meeting is the world's largest gathering of the in-house counsel community and offers great professional development value. Earn a year's worth of CLE/CPD credit in three days, exchange ideas with peers during more than 30 hours of networking events, and gather information from more than 100 law firms and legal service providers.