Programs for Individuals

Executive Degree Program:

MS Cybersecurity Risk and Strategy

Offered jointly by NYU School of Law and NYU Tandon School of Engineering, the MS in Cybersecurity Risk and Strategy Program is a one-year degree for experienced professionals seeking to deepen their understanding of cybersecurity risk and strategy.

Please visit the program website to learn more.


Open Enrollment:

Corporate Governance & Finance Certificate Program

With the ever-increasing growth of institutional investors, corporate governance professionals play important roles at institutional investors, proxy advisory firms, and issuers.
NYU School of Law’s Corporate Governance Program provides networking, critical skills development, and practical training from leading faculty and practitioners.

Please visit the program website to learn more.


Leadership Events for Professionals:

All upcoming events can be found on the Related News & Events page.



Past Events

November 28, 2016

CLS Presents: Applying the Law of Targeting to the Modern Battlefield

“The Center on Law and Security invites you to a talk by Jennifer O’Connor, General Counsel of the Department of Defense, titled, “Applying the Law of Targeting to the Modern Battlefield‎,” followed by a question and answer session, which will be moderated by Dean Trevor Morrison. Zachary Goldman, Executive Director of the Center on Law and Security, and Ryan Goodman, Joel and Anne Ehrenkranz Professor of Law, will give introductory remarks.”

February 15, 2017

Cybersecurity Risk and Regulation: Identify – Defend – Detect – Respond – Recover – Report

“Our panel of experts will examine the requirements of NYDFS’ Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Services Companies, and discuss the impending implementation of the new regulations, their potential impact on the financial sector from the vantage points of both compliance with and enforcement, the federal governments’ anticipated Enhanced Cyber Risk Management Standards, and the realities of whether piecemeal cybersecurity programs can keep companies and their information secure.”

Intellectual Property:

Past Events

September 30, 2016

Trial by Jury of Patent Cases

“This program brings together distinguished federal jurists, academics, and practitioners in roundtable discussions of current issues and trends in how patent jury trials are conducted.  Attendees must register in advance.  For more information or to register, please contact “


Past Events

October 26, 2016

The Inside Counsel Revolution: A Leadership Mindset Conversation with Ben W. Heineman, Jr.

“”In this Leadership Mindset program, Ben W. Heineman, Jr., Senior Fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, will discuss his most recent book, The Inside Counsel Revolution: Resolving the Partner-Guardian Tension, and his previous experience as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of the General Electric Company.”


Past Events

September 20, 2016

The Twenty-First Annual David R. Tillinghast Lecture on International Taxation

“On behalf of the NYU School of Law International Tax Program you are invited to the Twenty-First Annual David R. Tillinghast Lecture on International Taxation. The lecture is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. in Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South. Porus F. Kaka, President of the International Fiscal Association (IFA), will present his lecture,”Source Taxation: Do we really know what we mean?” A reception will immediately follow the lecture.

If you would like to take this opportunity to register online, click here, or copy and paste the registration link below.”

September 23, 2016

Human Rights and Tax in an Unequal World

“This two-day conference is the centerpiece of CHRGJ’s broader initiative to promote scholarship and public debate on the relationship between inequality, the global economy, and human rights. It will bring together an interdisciplinary group of leading practitioners and scholars, international officials and activists to discuss the ways in which tax policy can be viewed as a form of human rights policy, and to consider how the international human rights framework might contribute to bringing greater equity and justice to the global tax regime.”