CTL offers skill-building clinics to help students develop practical skills in negotiation and dispute resolution. Our clinics are led by experts in the field, and have explored topics such as crisis leadership and decision-making, the essential role of dignity in resolving conflict, negotiating online, and more.
Legislative Negotiation Clinic
CTL, GU Politics, and the GU Law Federal Legislation Clinic are thrilled to welcome American University's (AU) Program on Legislative Negotiation (PLN) for a one-day experiential clinic in professional negotiation skills with specific attention to the legislative process. PLN's educational program includes materials designed by Harvard faculty and is taught by professors of negotiation with high level bipartisan experience in both chambers of Congress. This clinic will be taught by Professor Bettina Poirier, PLN Director, Senior Affiliate and Adjunct Professor at AU's Washington College of Law and a Fellow at the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies with 15 years of experience as a high-level staffer in the House of Representatives and Senate; and Chris Bertram, a Fellow of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies and a Co-founder of the PLN who has held senior positions in the House of Representatives, Senate, and the Executive Branch.
When: March 12, 2021 from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Where: Online Offering
Applications due Thursday, March 4 at 5pm.