Law 447 - Corporate Finance - What you need to know to be a successful lawyer

Faculty listed in alphabetical order – please see faculty specific description for requisite information.

S. Hartman


General Course Description:

The aim of this course is to provide law school students with a strong foundation in corporate finance so that they can be better lawyers.  The course will explore the following themes: securities markets, investments, and valuation. Additional topics include discounting and present values, the valuation of bonds and stocks, corporate investment evaluation and capital budgeting, derivatives markets, raising equity capital, mergers and acquisitions, and distressed debt. No previous background in finance or Excel is necessary. The course focuses on a balance between practical application and theoretical background.

Course Information:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Steven Hartman 19F 447 LEC 1 W 3:20 PM - 6:20 PM 2.0 No No
  Course meets 9/11/19 - 11/13/19. No class on 10/9/19. Exam 11/20/2019
Previous Course Offerings:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Lori Santikian 17F 447 LEC 1 TR 3:20 PM - 6:20 PM 2.0 No No
  Course meets 8/22/17 - 9/21/17. Final exam: 10/6