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Effective Learning with ROI

Baked by education science, our 3-step experiential learning framework improves retention by 80% over typical online courses.

Dynamic Video Modules

Learn at your own pace, absorbing lessons in short, easily digested segments led by experienced practitioners.

Immersive Simulations

Apply what you've learned to solve real-world client scenarios, using transaction documents derived from actual deals.

V.I.P. Sessions

Deepen your learning in virtual review sessions with an experienced practitioner. Review model answers and ask questions.

Master Classes

Our immersive virtual bootcamps offer the best learning value, but if you’d like to try a self-paced individual class, you can purchase any of our classes a la carte. Click on a class for more detail.

Master Series

Master Series: Fundamentals of Mergers & Acquisitions

Overview

Learn M&A from A to Z with this Master Series in Mergers & Acquisitions. Starting with an overview, you'll continue by diving into the process of buying and selling companies and assets, then you'll explore the three most common types of transactions in depth. Along the way, you'll practice by drafting real deal documents based on real-world scenarios. Includes 5+ hours of instruction plus quizzes and simulations.

✔ CLE Credit Available (CA, FL, NY, TX)

Master Classes Included

  • Overview of an M&A Transaction
  • M&A Deal Process
  • Drafting and Negotiating Asset Purchase Agreements
  • Drafting and Negotiating Stock Purchase Agreements
  • Drafting and Negotiating Merger Agreements

Master Series: Fundamentals of Corporate Transactions

Overview

Learn practical, fundamental corporate transactional skills with this Master Series. Starting with contract drafting essentials, you'll continue by exploring entity formation, NDAs and LOIs (two of the most common transactional documents that lawyers review and draft), and then you'll finish with a deep dive into the due diligence process. Along the way, you'll practice by drafting real deal documents based on real-world scenarios. Includes 5+ hours of instruction plus quizzes and simulations.

✔ CLE Credit Available (CA, FL, NY, TX)

Master Classes Included

  • Essentials of Contract Drafting
  • Forming Corporations and Other Entities
  • Drafting and Negotiating Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs)
  • Drafting and Negotiating Letters of Intent (LOIs)
  • Transactional Due Diligence and Disclosure Schedules

Instructors

Our instructors are practitioners with outstanding professional and educational qualifications and demonstrated achievement in their field. All have significant Big Law experience.

Julie Ryan

Julie Ryan

Partner, Acceleron Law Group, LLP Head of Experiential Learning at AltaClaro (xAkin Gump, xClifford Chance)
Stephen B. Kaplitt

Stephen Kapplitt

Principal, Kaplitt Legal Consulting (xWeil Gotshal, xCadwalader)

Marilyn Sonnie

(Retired) Partner, Jones Day

Philip Colbran

(Retired) Partner, Chadbourne
Helen Choi

Helen Choi

Lecturer, USC Gould School of Law (xCadwalader, xDebevoise)
Robert Rugani

Robert Rugani

Partner and Co-Founder, Acceleron Law Group, LLP (xSidley Austin, xMorgan Lewis, xBrobeck)

Greg Stoller

Partner, Abrams Fensterman (xWSGR, xWeil Gotchal)

Greg McLaughlin

Senior Counsel, IBM Global Services

Chris Wilkinson

Partner, Employment Law Group at Orrick

Scott Rodin

Client Partner at Korn Ferry

Joel Barras

SVP & Managing Counsel, Employment at Citizens Financial Group, Inc.

Michael Mancusi

Financial Services Partner at Arnold & Porter

S. Jeanine Conley

Shareholder at Littler Mendelson

Michael Thom

Managing Director & Chief Administration Officer, MUFG Americas

Success Stories

Morgan

Gabriel Gutierrez

Associate, GHP Abogados (Costa Rica)

[AltaClaro’s Intensive course] hit the right mark between being challenging and yet manageable for someone who is working while taking the program…”

Morgan

Wai Zee

General Counsel, WeWork (Asia)

There is definitely a big need for this … Senior partners at firms are not spending enough time [on training] and most professional education out there is superficial.”

Ryan Nayar

Legal Counsel, Centrica

As an experienced practitioner who has worked in both AmLaw 100 and public company, in-house environments, the training AltaClaro provided helped supplement my knowledge of corporate law.”

Anu Jaya Naidu

Senior Counsel / The Offsite General Counsel

After taking this course, You could come into a firm on day one, start diving into the documents, and be able to provide meaningful input to the deal team. While [other courses] focus on the theoretical or updates in the law, this focuses on the practical and gives you a toolkit to jump start or refresh your practice.”

Morgan

Morgan Chaney-Alexandria Kearse

Corporate Counsel, Affinity Solutions

Each instructor takes the time to work through the material with you so that you can understand the actual practice of law and not just the theory. The one-on-one sessions provide a unique chance to delve deeper into questions with your instructor that are tailored to your individual strengths and weaknesses.”

Samarth C.

Samarth Chaddha

NYU School of Law, LL.M ‘17

I learned from experienced practitioners and the one-on-one sessions gave me an opportunity to take a deep dive and simulate real world tasks…”

Zulaihat

Zulaihat N.

New York Law School, JD ‘16

Through the AltaClaro Intensives Training Program in Corporate Transactions, I developed practical legal skills that went far beyond the legal training provided in law school...

Comparison

AltaClaro Online practical skills course providers CLE Providers Bootcamps
Short engaging videos Varies
Interactive Assessments Varies Varies
Experiential learning with mock transactions & matters Varies
1-on-1 feedback sessions available
Online student/instructor community with interactive discussion boards

*CLE credit available for most Master Classes. Financial aid may also be available. See individual Master Classes or our FAQ for more details.

AltaClaro

Short engaging videos
Interactive Assessments
Experiential learning with mock transactions & matters
1-on-1 feedback sessions availables
Online student/instructor community with interactive discussion boards

Online practical skills course providers

Short engaging videos
Varies
Interactive Assessments
Varies
Experiential learning with mock transactions & matters
Varies
1-on-1 feedback sessions availables
Online student/instructor community with interactive discussion boards

CLE Providers

Short engaging videos
Interactive Assessments
Varies
Experiential learning with mock transactions & matters
1-on-1 feedback sessions availables
Online student/instructor community with interactive discussion boards

Bootcamps

Short engaging videos
Interactive Assessments
Experiential learning with mock transactions & matters
1-on-1 feedback sessions availables
Online student/instructor community with interactive discussion boards