Business & Finance Law Academics


This practice area concentrates on the legal rules governing the formation, organization, fi­nancing, and operation of most modern businesses and the operation of the marketplace, in­cluding transactions between businesses and between a consumer and a business. Corporations is both the basic course and should be regarded as a prerequisite (or corequisite) for virtually all of the advanced courses in this field.

Business & Finance Law Courses

Concentrations and Degrees

Declare Your Concentration

For JDs who would like to formally declare a Business & Finance Law concentration, please visit the GW Law Forms webpage and fill out the JD Concentration Declare/Withdraw Form for the Records Office. 

Academic Opportunities