Professor pens article in state bar business section publication

Myles V. Lynk
<p> <a href="">My… V. Lynk</a>, the Peter Kiewit Foundation Professor of Law and the Legal Profession at the College of Law, has written an article in the June 2011 issue of <i>The Arizona Business Lawyer</i>, a convention issue of the State Bar of Arizona&rsquo;s annual meeting, June 15-17, in Tucson, Ariz.</p><separator></separator><p> The article, entitled &ldquo;The Business Law Section&rsquo;s Program for Law Students at the Sandra Day O&rsquo;Connor College of Law,&rdquo; describes the process by which Lynk and others created a program for students, particularly members of the College&rsquo;s Corporate and Business Law Students Association (CABLS), to help prepare them for legal practice.</p><separator></separator><p> Held in both 2010 and 2011, the program featured panel discussions with members of the State Bar of Arizona&rsquo;s Business Law Section. It was designed to bring the reality of law practice onto campus and into the classroom, and to give students a sense of the variety of legal practices encompassed in the term, &ldquo;business law.&rdquo; A question/answer session followed each presentation, as did a networking dinner for the law students and attorneys.</p><separator></separator><p> &ldquo;From the law school&rsquo;s perspective, we would be happy to make this two-part program an annual event on the law school&rsquo;s spring calendar,&rdquo; Lynk wrote. &ldquo;It has been a wonderful way to help students learn about the variety of practices that encompass business law. The student organization CABLS would also like to see the panel presentation and dinner continue; this has been a great learning experience and networking opportunity for its members.&rdquo;</p><separator></separator><p> To read the full article, click <a href=";tab…; Lynk&rsquo;s areas of interest include business and corporate law, civil procedure, legal ethics and professional responsibility, bioethics in health care and law and literature. He is a Faculty Fellow in the Center for Law, Science &amp; Innovation&rsquo;s Public Health Law and Policy Program, and an Affiliated Faculty in Justice and Social Inquiry, at the ASU School of Social Transformation. In 2008-2009, Lynk was a Visiting Honors Faculty Fellow in ASU&rsquo;s Barrett, The Honors College. In 2010, he received the Outstanding Faculty Award from the College of Law&rsquo;s Alumni Association. From 2004 to 2010, he served as ASU&rsquo;s NCAA Faculty Athletics Representative.</p><separator></separator><p> Janie Magruder, <a href=""></a><br /> (480) 727-9052<br /> Sandra Day O&#39;Connor College of Law</p>