USC Gould School of Law is seeking a part-time lecturer to teach LAW 708 Contract Drafting, Negotiation and Analysis (2 units) to our LLM students during the spring 2021 semester, which runs from January to May 2021. Candidates should have strong legal professional backgrounds with teaching excellence in the subject area.
This is an introductory course in contract drafting, negotiation and managing business transactions. Students will become familiar with essential contract provisions and negotiation theory to gain a deeper understanding of the lawyerâs role as a deal facilitator and business advisor. The course will emphasize practical lawyering skills to execute a clientâs business strategy and will introduce students to various concepts and documents common to a sophisticated transactional practice.
Equity, diversity, inclusion, opportunity and access are of central importance to the Gould School of Law (Gould).Â Gould holds a unique position in society, and within the university, as every aspect of these principles are influenced by and can be protected through legal rules and institutions.Â At Gould, we are proudly committed to maintaining a community in which each person respects the rights of others to live, work, and learn in peace and dignity, to be proud of who and what they are, and to have equal opportunity to realize their full potential as individuals and members of society.
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