Transactional Practice with Startups

March 24, 2017 · Filed Under Career Panel, Events, Information Panel · Comments Off on Transactional Practice with Startups 

Transactional Practice with Startups
Presentation by Attorneys from WilmerHale

Please join SLST and representatives from WilmerHale’ s transactional department for an engaging and informative discussion of their broad range corporate practice group, and the extensive opportunities available for corporate attorneys who wish to work with life science and technology companies. Dino BBQ will be served.

Date: Monday, March 27th, 2017

Time: 12:10-1:10 PM

Location: Room 106

Presenters include:

  • David Haber, Partner, WilmerHale’s Emerging Company Practice and adjunct professor of finance at Columbia Business School
  • Christopher Barnstable-Brown, Counsel
  • Peter Roth, Senior Associate
  • Cynthia Cho, Associate

Fundamentals of Corporate Law Series: Intellectual Property

November 10, 2015 · Filed Under Career Panel, Events, Information Panel · Comments Off on Fundamentals of Corporate Law Series: Intellectual Property 

The Columbia Business & Law Association and the Society for Law, Science and Technology


Fundamentals of Corporate Law Series: Intellectual Property

Tuesday, November 10, 12:10pm – 1:10pm

Jerome Greene Hall 102B

Non-pizza lunch will be served.

Please register & submit questions for the panelists here.

CBLA ( and SLST are proud to host the Intellectual Property Panel, part of the Fundamentals of Corporate Law Series. The Fundamentals Series is designed to introduce law students to career options in various practice areas in corporate law, including Capital Markets, M&A, Bankruptcy, Investment Management, IP, and Commercial Litigation. 

Our intellectual property panelists have a range of experiences and will provide diverse perspectives on their career paths, what sort of challenges and risks an attorney must assess in intellectual property transactions and litigation, and will discuss the current trends in intellectual property. They will also provide advice for students interested in pursuing careers in this field of law. There will be time at the end of the discussion to ask the speakers questions. Partners from the following firms will attend:

  • Kirkland & Ellis
  • Sidley Austin
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges
  • Debevoise & Plimpton
  • Proskauer Rose

Moderator: Philippa Loengard

We hope you’ll join us!