Monthly Archives: December 2017

Career Advice to Start 2018

By | 2017-12-30T14:57:12+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Job Search|

January is the time for new beginnings and resolutions for change - that can be true in your career development and job search too! As we close out 2017 and look ahead to the Spring 2018 semester, consider the following: Refresh your application materials. If you're an upper-level student, it is possible that you haven't [...]

Important Dates: 2018 Spring Recruitment Program

By | 2017-12-20T11:40:36+00:00 December 26th, 2017|Events, Job Search|

The Spring Recruitment Program begins very shortly after the start of the spring semester. Please take a few minutes now to mark your calendar with these important dates and deadlines: Wed., January 17: OCI Overview Program, 5:15 pm, Room 208 (strongly encouraged for all 1L students) Thurs., January 18: Bidding opens for the Spring Recruitment [...]

Upcoming Deadlines: Public Policy Handbook

By | 2017-12-22T09:02:45+00:00 December 25th, 2017|Job Search|

The Office of Career Planning subscribes to the Public Policy Handbook, an extensive listing of summer internships and post-graduate fellowship programs in public policy, legislative affairs, and issue advocacy. Access the Public Policy Handbook through the CareerConnect Resource Library. Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of Fellowship and Internships "Applications by Deadline” Table is a list [...]

Upcoming Deadlines: Government Honors & Internship Handbook

By | 2017-12-22T08:48:21+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Job Search|

The Office of Career Planning subscribes to the Government Honors & Internship Handbook, a comprehensive listing of federal government agency legal hiring programs (and many state-level programs as well). Access the Handbook through the CareerConnect Resource Library. Rolling Deadlines Access the "Applications by Deadline" tables for your class year for a quick reference of all [...]

First-Year Students: Writing Sample Guidance

By | 2017-12-21T13:21:31+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Job Search|

If you are a first-year student selecting your first legal writing sample, the OCP has important advice to share. Some first-year students may have completed an initial writing assignment that reflects a "closed-universe" of research. This means that the research was provided to you by the professor and you did not conduct independent research to complete the [...]

Featured Job Postings

By | 2017-12-20T11:57:50+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Featured Job, Job Search|

Following are a few opportunities offering interesting work, good writing experience, and/or immediate hiring needs that have so far received no or very few applications. We encourage you to review and consider applying! Job # 12586: Content Writer with Liner Legal LLC (excellent opportunity for students considering solo practice at some point in the future) [...]

Holiday Closure

By | 2017-12-20T10:40:35+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Cleveland State University & Cleveland-Marshall College of Law will be closed December 23 - January 1, reopening on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. During this time, phone messages will not be checked and email response times will be slowed. Students: Please allow at least 48 hours for document reviews. Employers: Spring Recruitment Program registrations and job postings will be accepted; response [...]

Damali Booker 1L Minority Job Fair

By | 2017-12-21T10:02:00+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Diversity Opportunities, Job Search|

Attention 1L & 2LE Students! The NBA's annual Damali Booker 1L Minority Job Fair will be held on Saturday, January 27, at Waller in Nashville, TN. The event will kick off with a reception for all candidates and participating employers on Friday, January 26, at 5:30pm (also at Waller). 2018 JOB FAIR TIMELINE The Job Fair recruits aspiring, [...]

Sports Law Save the Date: Law Night with the Columbus Blue Jackets

By | 2017-12-12T16:26:13+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Law Students are invited to the 2nd annual “Law Night with the Columbus Blue Jackets” on February 6th.  RSVP to Malinda Smith at msmith@BlueJackets.com . WHEN: Tuesday, February 6th vs. Washington Capitals WHO: Michelle Kennedy of the Nashville Predators Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Financial Officer Honored as one of 10 Women in Business selected by Nashville Lifestyles Magazine  [...]