ACC Europe serves in-house attorneys in Europe through networking, knowledge sharing, continuing legal education and advocacy on behalf of the in-house profession. ACC Europe is a chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, the premier association for in-house counsel.With more than 26,000 members employed by over 10,000 organizations in more than 75 countries, ACC connects its members to each other, and to the people and resources necessary for their personal and professional growth.
European Company Lawyers Association
ECLA is an international non-profit association for 22 company lawyer associations in Europe and represents more than 32,000 individual company lawyers. Membership is open to national associations only. While individuals are not members of ECLA directly, each company lawyer, who is a member of a national association, can benefit from ECLA’s activities. These include discounts to conferences, legal education training, free publications and more.
Licensing Executives Society
The Licensing Executives Society is an association of 32 national and regional societies, each composed of people who have an interest in the transfer of technology, or licensing of intellectual property rights. The LES family is business-oriented for the most part, and its over 10,000 individual members include management representatives from companies both large, medium and small, scientists, engineers, academicians, governmental officials, lawyers, patent and trademark attorneys and consultants.
The AFJE is the top professional organization in France for company-based lawyers, playing a strategic role linking business and law and enhancing companies' competitiveness. Its functions include: continuing legal education through the "campus AFJE", seminars, debates, workshops, 19 commissions covering varous themes, "Carrières AFJE" (Careers AFJE, the first directory of company-based lawyers, a magazine entitled "Juriste d'Entreprise Magazine", and many partnerships.
Cercle Gödel is the first and unique association of company jurists specialized in financial Law and more precisely in legal concerns in company financing. Its members are specialists of short, medium or long term financing, of complex financing products, of financial securities and of financial contracts…