The USC Gould School of Law is seeking an adjunct lecturer to teach Contract Drafting & Negotiation, a two-unit course to be offered during the spring 2020 semester.Â This course provides students with the foundational skills of drafting and negotiating contracts, with an emphasis on practical advice to help students hit the ground running whether in a private practice or in-house setting.Â The class will cover the basic structure of a contract, the typical process of running a transaction, negotiation strategies, and best practices to ensure a consistent and quality wok product.
A JD, experience in and knowledge of the subject matter, and at least five years of experience practicing law are required.Â This is a residential course, so candidates must reside locally.
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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