LAW 160 v04 : Drafting Contracts

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Spring 2021
LLM Adjunct
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jp587 Pessey, Jean-Baptiste
LAW 160 v04: Drafting Contracts
Drafting Contracts
Th 5:45-7:45p
Special Requirement


The course is graded honors-pass-fail. This class is only open to foreign educated LL.M. students (i.e., those students who do not have a U.S. J.D. degree).

FIRST CLASS ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY.  Enrolled students must be in attendance at the start of the first class session in order to remain enrolled. Waitlisted students must be in attendance at the start of the first class session in order to remain eligible to be admitted off the waitlist.

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Personal Information


Jean-Baptiste Pessey serves as Associate General Counsel and Director of Legal Resources at the Association of Corporate Counsel ("ACC") in Washington, D.C. He previously served as Assistant Director and Legal Contracts Counsel at Ernst & Young U.S. LLP ("EY") in Washington, D.C. Prior to joining EY, Professor Pessey served as Assistant General Counsel for ACC. Professor Pessey previously practiced as an attorney in the dispute resolution department of Lovells (Paris) LLP and Hogan Lovells (Paris) LLP. He also served as a consultant for various units of the World Bank Group.

Professor Pessey graduated from the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris. He received a Master of Laws in international law (Diplôme d'Etudes Approfondies) and a Master of Laws in business and tax law (Diplôme d'Etudes Supérieures Spécialisées) from the University of Panthéon Assas – Paris II, as well as an LL.M. from Georgetown Law.

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