7:30 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast and Registration
8:00 – 8:15 a.m. Welcome
8:15 – 9:30 a.m. Session I: Financial Accounting for Attorneys – During this session, we will review the major financial statements that business entities prepare and explain what those financial statements can and cannot reveal about the financial status of such entities. This session will enhance your ability to read, interpret and analyze financial statements for making investment, credit, acquisition and other evaluation decisions for your company.
9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Break
10:00 – 10:45 a.m. Session II: Learning the Lingo – During this session, we will review major finance and accounting terms that in-house counsel may encounter. This session will enhance your ability to understand and communicate finance and accounting terms with your business clients.
10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Session III: Corporate Finance & Valuation – During the session, we will have an introduction of how the key principles of project analysis, budgeting, and valuation decide a company’s optimal capital structure.