2019 Evening & Weekend Summer Courses

The 2020 schedule of courses will be available soon. registration opens December 1, 2019.

Our wide range of evening and weekend credit, certificate and continuing education programs in Washington, DC, are perfect for working professionals and students seeking to gain specialized knowledge into today’s expanding legal field with expert instruction, intensive training, and networking opportunities.


Environmental and Energy Law

  • International Wildlife And Biodiversity
  • International Energy Law
  • International Business & The Environment

Intellectual Property

  • Video Game And Immersive Entertainment Law
  • Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Law

International Commercial & Investment Arbitration

  • Practical Skills & Cross-Examination In Int'l Commercial Arbitration
  • Investor-State Arbitration
  • ICC Arbitration

International Organizations, Law and Development

  • Law of Intl Organizations
  • Trade & Diplomacy

Litigation Skills

  • Fact Witness Deposition
  • Expert Witness Deposition
  • Evidentiary Foundations & Objections
  • Civil Trial Advocacy


Health Law and Policy

  • Health Care Corporate Compliance and Governance (May 31-June 1; 9-5)
  • Health Care Business Transactions (June 14-15; 9-5)

Intellectual Property

  • Music Licensing (June- 14-15)
  • Pharmaceutical Patent Litigation (June 7-9)
  • Post-Grant Proceedings at Pto (June 14-16)

Registration is open. For WCL students no special application is required. Please enroll through your https://my.american.edu account.

Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

For more information contact us at (202) 274-4321 or via email  summer@wcl.american.edu

You will learn from faculty who are working professionals in the subjects they teach, and who help you turn theory into practice.

Horacio A. Grigera Naón, Director, Arbitration Summer program