Law Student Scholar Program Requirements
The program has been designed with law students’ busy schedules in mind. Participants complete the activities during the Business Law Section Spring Meeting but required events can be completed in 1-3 days. Students are invited to attend as many days of the meeting as they’d like!
To fulfill the requirements of the program, you must complete any combination of the activities below to earn a score of at least 20 points.
- Meet with your Assigned Mentor (10 points)
Each Scholar is connected with a Business Law Section member who can help you navigate the Meeting and share advice for a successful career in business law. Connect with your mentor at a Meeting reception or grab coffee in between programs.
(Please note: Law Students must sign-up by March 4 to be assigned a mentor).
- Attend the Law Student Institute (10 points)
Dedicated law student programming is hosted on Thursday afternoon, from 3:00 PM-5:00 PM. The afternoon kicks off with a panel designed specifically for law students and continues with a Speed Networking event, connecting law students with accomplished business law practitioners from across the country.
- Attend a CLE Program (5 points)
The Spring Meeting is full of innovative CLE programming covering an array of business law topics. Use the Young Lawyer Track to narrow down the programs and identify those most pertinent to law students.
- Attend a Committee Meeting (5 points)
The Spring Meeting features over 300 committee and subcommittee meetings covering every niche topic in business law. Every meeting is open, so stop in to learn about cutting edge developments any topic that might be of interest to you or beneficial to your practice.