How are we preparing our attorneys and what is their future?

Fecha: 3 of august of 2018

Hora: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Lugar: H 401

The talk, hosted by the Externado Business Law Department, will be offered by Erik Vermeulen, director of the University of Tilburg (Netherlands) Business Law Department.

With the goal to continue training legal and business leaders in Latin America, the Business Law Department has invited Dr. Erik Vermeulen, Ph.D. from the University of Tilburg (Netherlands), to address a topic of great interest for Colombian entrepreneurship and, particularly, national law firms: “How are we preparing our attorneys and what is their future?”

At the conference, Dr. Vermeulen will present the main challenges faced by attorneys, at the international level, the characteristics a Law professional must have to succeed in the business world, and the trends arising in Europe.

The talk is directed to Law trainees, directors of national and international law firms, and human resources directors, among others.

Dr. Erik Vermeulen is a world authority on vanguard and automation technologies; director of the University of Tilburg Business Law Department; Professor of the Masters in International Law with an emphasis in International Business Law at the Externado University, and Philips International Legal and Corporate Vice President.

The speaker has extensive experience in corporate governance, International Business Law, entrepreneurship, innovation, negotiation, strategic legal solutions, and implementation of technological tools in the development of legal problems.