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LWYB597 International Business Internship-Barcelona (Julie O'Sullivan)

2 credit(s)
Requirement: Skills
Concentration(s): Study Abroad (JD)

Students participate in practicing law related to international business transactions, including contract, financial, commercial, tax, European Union Law, labor, securities, etc. After being prepared to function in the legal environment, each student will work for a law firm in Barcelona. The experience depends on the work in the office assigned. Students may participate in client interviews, negotiating sessions, meeting with government representatives, strategy sessions, and arbitration or litigation. The student may gather facts, and may draft, review, or translate contracts, opinion letters, trial or arbitration documents, and the like. Seminars integrate the work experience. These internships are open to students who have completed at least two full years of law school and require Spanish language skills. Students interested in these opportunities are encouraged to complete their applications by February 1, 2013; applicants will be contacted with information on the separate internship application process. No Exam (Graded HP, P, LP, F) MTWThF 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Program dates - May 27-June 21, 2013)


Graduate and International Programs
Warren Hall, Room 207
Phone: (619) 260-4596


M, T, Th, F: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
W: 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.