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Mission of the Non-Practicing Alumni Advisory Council

The mission of The Council is to:

  • Create opportunities to involve non-practicing lawyers in the life of the Law School.
  • Advise the Law School on curriculum planning for students who will seek careers outside the legal profession.
  • Partner with the Career Services Offices to expand opportunities for graduating students and alumni.
  • Provide mentoring services to third-year students and alumni who are thinking about leaving the active practice.
  • Strengthen the Law School’s offerings in transactional law.
  • Propose services the Law School can provide to businesses, e.g. courses on business law, tax law, corporate formation, mergers & acquisitions, etc.
  • Explore fundraising strategies to support business research, internships, and special events.
  • Identify alumni for nomination to the Council.