February 26-27, 2020
Certificate in Ethics & Compliance
The SMU Certificate Program in Ethics & Compliance is a multi-disciplinary certificate program designed for compliance, legal, and financial professionals. This program will strengthen your professional credentials and give you an immediate edge while you build your knowledge for higher levels of responsibility
Hosted by SMU Cox School of Business, Dedman School of Law and Maguire Ethics Center
Friday, October 16, 2020
Corporate Counsel Symposium
This annual symposium is a one-day, student-run event comprised of presentations by nationally-recognized attorneys and other legal experts on issues affecting in-house counsel. This symposium is designed to provide corporate counsel with an overview of important and timely legal issues and new developments in the law. All corporate counsel or attorneys who work with corporate counsel are welcome.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Allison Casper Adams '95 is a 3rd Generation Owner/Operator of the largest McDonald’s Franchise in the Southeast. She, along with her husband, Robby (SMU class of 90 and SMU Law 95), and brother, Blake Casper, owns 64 McDonald’s Restaurants in Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Jacksonville.
In 2012, Allison and her brother opened Oxford Exchange. Their plan was to create a beautiful community space with a bookstore and coffee shop. What they thought would be a small project turned into a restaurant, shop, bookstore, coffee and tea bars, membership shared- workspace, and showrooms for Warby Parker and Aesop. Read More.
November 15, 2018
Join the Rowling Center for a dynamic discussion on what it takes to be an effective business lawyer. This lunchtime panel includes seasoned attorneys and business executives. They will address the skills, tactics, and knowledge necessary to succeed in business law, including internationally. Panelists included Michael Sukenick, General Counsel, Smoothie King; Paige Montgomery, Litigation Partner, Sidley Austin; Jerome Del Porto, VP, International, 7-Eleven. Co-sponsored by the SMU Dedman Law Corporate Law Association and JD/MBA Society.
Conferences & Symposia