WSBA-IPS Annual General Meeting and Mentorship Program

Please join the International Practice Section (IPS) of the Washington State Bar Association at its Annual General Meeting (AGM), which will include the election of officers and Executive Committee members for 2017-18.  We are also coordinating the IPS mentorship program as detailed below. This event is a great opportunity to meet your mentor or mentee….

Invitation to Join the IPS Mentorship Program

On behalf of the International Practice Section of the Washington State Bar Association, we would like to invite you to join our mentorship program. Who should be mentors? Lawyers with an international practice Who should be mentees? LLM and JD students who have interest in international practice Cost: Free! How to sign up to be…

Save the Date! IPS 2017 Annual Meeting

Please join the 2017 Annual Meeting of the WSBA International Practice Section on Friday, September 22, 2017 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the University of Washington, School of Law.  Attendance is free for IPS members.  Further information will follow via the IPS listserv, the IPS LinkedIn, and the “Upcoming Events” page of the Global Gavel.

IPS 2017 Summer Happy Hour Update

Join us for the IPS 2017 Summer Happy Hour to enjoy the beautiful Seattle summer!  This is a no-host happy hour and is a great opportunity for any IPS member or friends/family of IPS members to come network and enjoy the summer.  Our board will be there and we’d love to see you there! DATE: Tuesday, August…

Save the Date! IPS 2017 Summer Happy Hour

Join us for a no-host happy hour to enjoy the beautiful Seattle summer!  The IPS Executive Committee will be at happy hour at a downtown Seattle location (TBD) on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.  This is a no-host happy hour and is a great opportunity for any IPS member or friends/family of IPS members to come network and…

CLE = “EB-5 Roundtable with USCIS Deputy Chief and Senior Economist”

The International Practice Section of the WSBA is organizing a lunchtime CLE on Tuesday, May 23, with the Deputy Chief and Senior Economist of the Immigrant Investor Program of the USCIS.  The program will be held at the offices of Garvey Schubert Barer. During the program, USCIS officials will provide EB-5 program updates and recent…

Register Now to Attend Breakfast CLE “Executive Order on Immigration: Top Legal Issues for Washington Businesses” on Wednesday, April 19th

THE INTERNATIONAL PRACTICE SECTION of the Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) cordially invites you to attend its spring event, “Executive Order on Immigration: Top Legal Issues for Washington Businesses” the morning of Wednesday, April 19th at the offices of K&L Gates LLP in downtown Seattle. Space is limited! To register, please click here to visit the WSBA CLE…

CLE = “Investing in Europe: How to Seize New Opportunities and Navigate Legal Challenges – Practical Tips for Strategic and Financial Investors”

Join us for a round-table to discuss current trends in doing business across Europe.  Partners from leading European law firms and in-house counsel based in the US will share their insights into: – Outlook of investments between the US and the EU: BREXIT and other hot topics. – EU Privacy/data protection reform and its effects…

Save the Date! IPS Spring Morning CLE Event – Wednesday, April 19

The WSBA International Practice Section cordially invites you to attend our annual spring event on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 7:30 am at K&L Gates in downtown Seattle.  This is a morning event to start your day with IPS members and guests with a nice cup of coffee and breakfast.  Stay tuned for more information via…