Business Law Pathway

Explore how business law is applied within these practice contexts.


  • Advise clients about Structural planning challenges, such as choice-of-entity, protections from co-owners, diversification planning, entity conversions, multi-entity planning
  • Advise clients regarding Financial decisions, such as executive compensation, intergenerational transitions, life insurance planning, and employee benefits and protections


  • Structure and execute commercial transactions, such as business acquisitions and sales, mergers and consolidations, equity and debt offerings


  • Help clients steer clear of lawsuits
  • Understand disputes and the dispute resolution process
  • Turn disputes over to litigation specialists, typically

Public Policy

  • Research, lobbying, and public media campaigns

Last updated 6/18/2014