Current students must register through the Recorder’s Office, which also oversees student files and posts grades.
Associate Director of Student Affairs
Phone: (812) 855-1888
E-mail: adlanham [at] indiana [dot] edu
Indiana Law students can build their own plan of study by taking classes from a number of different areas, or they can choose an area of focus.
Description "Accounting for Lawyers" introduces the field of accounting with an emphasis on financial accounting and reporting. Students will learn basic accounting terminology. Students will evaluate business transactions and learn to prepare the four financial statements required by U.S. GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Standards.) Students will read and analyze the financial reports and explore how they are used to make business decisions. The course will introduce the standards utilized by the accounting profession, and will incorporate current accounting issues from the media as well as #real world# financial statements for companies such as Pepsi, Nike, and others. Basic accounting knowledge should be beneficial for people taking the following courses: Wills & Trusts, Corporations, Family Law, Bankruptcy, Tax Law, Antitrust, Securities Law, Employment and Labor Law, Law and Economics, Commercial Law, Estate Planning, and International Law. Students who have already taken any basic accounting course are not eligible to enroll in this course.
Faculty M. Hilycord, J. Head
|Fall 2015 - 2016||Accounting for Lawyers||Head, J.|
|Spring 2014 - 2015||Accounting for Lawyers||Head, J.|
|Fall 2014 - 2015||Accounting for Lawyers||Head, J.|
|Spring 2013 - 2014||Accounting for Lawyers||Head, J.|
|Fall 2013 - 2014||Accounting for Lawyers||Head, J.|
|Fall 2012 - 2013||Accounting for Lawyers||Head, J.|
|Spring 2011 - 2012||Accounting for Lawyers||Head, J.|
|Fall 2011 - 2012||Accounting for Lawyers||Hilycord, M.|
|Spring 2010 - 2011||Accounting for Lawyers||Hilycord, M.|
|Fall 2010 - 2011||Accounting for Lawyers||Hilycord, M.|
|Spring 2009 - 2010||Accounting for Lawyers (syllabus) (first day's assignment)||Hilycord, M.|
|Fall 2009 - 2010||Accounting for Lawyers (syllabus)||Hilycord, M.|