Business and Law

With dozens of business-related course offerings, the expertise of our faculty in bankruptcy, commercial law, corporate law, labor law, and tax law, and nationally recognized departments of finance and accounting, Illinois offers a first-rate program that provides a solid foundation for students interested in pursuing careers in business-related fields.

Select Course Offerings

Advanced Legal Writing: Insurance Coverage
Antitrust Law
Business Associations
Compliance, Ethics, and Professional Responsibility
Corporate Counsel Seminar
Doing Business in Japan
Employment Discrimination
Environmental Law
Federal Tax Policy
Income Taxation
Individual Employee Rights
International Bankruptcy 
Labor Law and Public Policy
Mergers & Acquisitions
Oil and Gas I
Perspectives on Debt
Private Investment Funds (Chicago Program)
Real Estate Finance
Real Estate Transactions
Secured Transactions
Tax Exempt Organizations
Workplace Dispute Resolution

Clinics, Professional Training, and Extracurriculars

Advanced Legal Writing: Transactional Writing (Moot Court)
Aircraft Finance
Bankruptcy Law Society
Business Law Journal
Corporate and Business Law Association
Corporate Law Program
International Commercial Arbitration Team
Negotiation Skills and Strategies
Real Estate Development
Real Estate Law Society

Affiliated Faculty

Amitai Aviram (Corporate Law)
Ralph Brubaker (Bankruptcy)
John Colombo (Tax)
Matthew Finkin (Labor Law)
Richard Kaplan (Accountancy)
Robin Kar (Commercial Law)
Robert Lawless (Bankruptcy)
Mark Peecher (Accountancy)
Nicola Sharpe (Corporate Law)
Deepak Somaya (Corporate Law)
Charles Tabb (Bankruptcy)
Lesley Wexler (Labor Law, Employment Discrimination)
Verity Winship (Corporate Law)