Lawyers play a pivotal role in the financial world, but often know little about finance. Finance for Lawyers aims to fill this gap by providing people with a legal background with the knowledge to better understand the financial decision-making of their corporate clients. This training will help legal professionals function and communicate more effectively in integrated teams of lawyers, accountants, and investment bankers.
The topics covered in this program include: the basics of accounting, financial statements, and balance sheets; introduction to corporate finance; valuation methods; cost of capital; capital structure; key features of mergers and acquisitions (M&A); Private Equity (PE); Leveraged Buyouts (LBO).
Finance for Lawyers can be offered as a 3, 4, of 5-day in-company program.
For an assessment of your organization’s individual training needs, contact [email protected] or call +31 (0)20 5200160.