International Career Opportunities Forum #2

The International Law Society welcomes three Kansas City-area practitioners to KU Law for a panel discussion/Q&A about careers in international law. Our guests have years of real-world-experience as international lawyers, and have practiced in various locations from Kansas to South Africa. Whether you want to practice in Kansas or elsewhere, our panel will have valuable advice and insight about the growing opportunities for international legal work. Panelist include: Roger L. Hiatt, Partner, Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP; Lebert D. Shultz, Attorney, Prairie Village, and Leon Versfeld, Partner, Versfeld & Hugo, LLC. Lunch will be provided
November 15, 2012
12:30 pm - 01:30 pm
Green Hall, 106
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