Established in 2011 with a generous gift from UCLA School of Law Alumnus Lowell Milken, the Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy stands at the forefront of innovation and excellence in business law education. Drawing on the highest levels of scholarship and real-world experience, the Institute serves students, faculty and the greater community by:
- Promoting new and innovative initiatives, providing financial support for students and supporting core academic programs, to advance UCLA School of Law’s strength in research and teaching.
- Influencing the field of business law and policy through innovative research, world-class policy analysis and sophisticated training to prepare students to become leaders in an entrepreneurial economy.
- Facilitating sustained dialogue with policymakers and practitioners to leave a lasting impact on the larger legal and business communities.
- Developing thought leaders across a broad spectrum of disciplines to reach a broad audience and to have a transformative impact through our conferences, publications, programs and teaching innovations.
The Institute is among the most distinguished programs of its kind in the nation and the world. We command a rich array of resources, including a top-notch management team, stellar advisory board and distinguished affiliated faculty experts in bankruptcy, corporate law, corporate governance, intellectual property, international business transactions, real estate, securities regulation and tax, plus outstanding students, a great global campus and the impressive law and business community in Los Angeles.