Education at the Intersection of Business and Law

If you regularly encounter legal issues at work, and want to better understand the complexities of the law, make a long-term investment in your career with the V-Legal Executive Certificate from Vanderbilt Law.

V-Legal is a series of three online courses designed to help executives and managers gain fluency in the legal principles, language, and processes business leaders need to understand. Professionals who earn the certificate will learn to “think like a lawyer” when making decisions for their businesses or organizations, gaining skills that may have an immediate impact on their job performance and career advancement.

The certificate will cover the basic structure of the legal system and legal reasoning, and introduce you to important business topics, including Contracts, Discovery, Attorney-Client Privilege, and Property. Read the V-Legal Q&A with Professor Serkin.

Invest in the education you need to:

  • Learn how to confidently work with lawyers
  • Understand legal risk in the business environment
  • Become a sophisticated consumer of legal advice
  • Synthesize legal issues at work and in the news
  • Gain a basic understanding of U.S. law, legal structures, legal research, and more
  • Receive an invaluable education from Vanderbilt – a Top 20 Law School

“V-legal leverages the expertise of Vanderbilt Law to help today’s leaders successfully navigate today’s global legal environments and business challenges.”

– Dean Chris Guthrie