Boston University PART-TIME INSTRUCTOR, Effective In-House Counsel, School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts

Tracking Code 9944/D0318 Job Description

Boston University School of Law is seeking to hire a part-time instructor to teach a practical skills seminar on Effective In-House Legal Counsel in spring 2019. The class will be offered to foreign-trained lawyers enrolled in the school’s LLM in American Law Program. It will introduce students to the roles and responsibilities of in-house legal counsel and investigate the skills and characteristics that contribute to successful and effective corporate counsel practice. The three-credit seminar will focused on practice skills development. In role-plays, students will step into the shoes of in-house counsel to address a variety of situations in which in-house counsel would be expected to act.

Required Skills

5-8 years of in-house counsel experience required. Prior law school teaching experience is strongly preferred. Interest in and ability to work with international students highly valued.


*Applicants should email a letter of interest and a resume to the Associate Dean of Graduate and International Programs at Boston University School of Law, at *

Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston , Massachusetts, United States Position Type Part-Time