Monthly Archives: August 2017

Sept. 14: Irish American Law Society Social

By |2017-08-31T14:47:44+00:00August 31st, 2017|Networking|

Cleveland-Marshall students are cordially invited to attend the Irish American Law Society Autumn Meeting/Cocktail Party on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at The Harp, 4408 Detroit Avenue, from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. The Society is comprised of judges, lawyers, law students and their friends and seeks to promote closer affiliations between the bench, the bar, students [...]

Norman S. Minor 2017 Law Student Summit for Success: Register by Friday 9/1

By |2017-08-30T12:50:29+00:00August 30th, 2017|Diversity Opportunities, Events|

The Norman S. Minor Bar Association will present the Law Student Summit for Success on September 16, 2017.  The Summit is open to diverse Northeast Ohio law students who are traditionally underrepresented in the legal profession. It will feature various panel discussions that will give law students advice from legal professionals on how best to [...]

Deadline Reminder: Department of Justice Programs

By |2017-08-30T10:19:12+00:00August 30th, 2017|Job Search|

As a reminder, the online application for the DOJ Attorney General’s Honors Program (HP) and Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP) closes on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EST. The HP is the largest and most prestigious federal entry-level attorney hiring program of its kind and the SLIP is the Department’s competitive recruitment program [...]

First-Year Students: Introduction to the Legal Market – Wednesday

By |2017-09-05T15:48:33+00:00August 30th, 2017|Events, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

Are you ready to become the type of professional that employers are seeking? You are responsible for your professional identity and growth. - Increase your KNOWLEDGE. Know the legal market, hiring trends, practice areas and salary & employment data. - Build your PROFESSIONALISM. Learn about personal branding, leadership, professional communication and the skills that are [...]

Don’t Miss Terrific Tuesday!

By |2017-08-29T17:02:01+00:00August 29th, 2017|Knowledge, Networking|

What is Terrific Tuesday??? Join us on September 19 for Terrific Tuesday, a program presented by the Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association as part of the Office of Career Planning’s career exploration programming. Terrific Tuesday offers students the opportunity to attend two or three brief (25-minute) informational sessions with alumni to learn what it means to [...]

Tell Us About Your Work Experiences!

By |2017-08-29T16:56:38+00:00August 29th, 2017|Job Search, Knowledge|

One of the most useful tools in evaluating job postings and preparing for interviews is the opinions and feedback of your peers. Did you know that CareerConnect has a searchable database of what your colleagues think of their current and past employment experiences?? We encourage all our students to make use of this database and [...]

Build Your Brand with LawCountability, JD

By |2017-08-29T11:22:41+00:00August 29th, 2017|Networking, Professionalism|

In this competitive marketplace, the Office of Career Planning is committed to helping each of you find more dynamic ways to stand out. But, simultaneously attending classes, networking, following up on career leads, strategically managing social media, and generally raising your profile can be overwhelming. To give you a significant advantage in your job search [...]

Learning Commons Office Hours Begin Tuesday

By |2017-08-29T10:11:21+00:00August 28th, 2017|Events, Job Search|

Remember that drop-in office hours with the Office of Career Planning begin tomorrow, Tuesday, at 3PM. We will be available in the Learning Commons to meet with any student during these drop-in office hours. Bring your resume, bring a question, or just stop by. See you there!

Upper-Level Students: Part-Time Law Clerk Positions

By |2017-08-28T09:24:11+00:00August 28th, 2017|Job Search|

Part-time law clerk work can often be a great way to improve your legal skills, practice time management, and make connections in the legal community while you are a student. Now that the Fall semester has begun, more than 35 job postings in CareerConnect offer opportunities for part-time work during the semester. Of those 35 [...]

Tuesday Evenings – OCP Open until 6:30PM

By |2017-08-28T09:13:27+00:00August 28th, 2017|Academic Advising, Events, Job Search|

Are you a part-time student with a schedule that prevents you from dropping by the Office of Career Planning between 8:30AM and 5PM? Make a note that throughout this Fall semester our office stays open until 6:30PM on Tuesday evenings! You can schedule an appointment during these evening office hours, or just stop by if [...]