Monthly Archives: March 2019

2019 OACTA Foundation Law Student Inclusion & Equity Scholarships

By |2019-03-27T12:25:15-04:00March 27th, 2019|Fellowships & Funding|

The Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys (OACTA) Law Student Inclusion & Equity Scholarship program is open to the following incoming second and third year law students who are enrolled in an Ohio law school or are a permanent Ohio resident: Minority law students; LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning) law students, regardless of race [...]

Federal Work Study Opportunities

By |2019-03-26T14:56:20-04:00March 26th, 2019|Fellowships & Funding, Job Search, Knowledge, Uncategorized|

You may have seen a few new job postings recently that request applications from students eligible for Federal Work Study (FWS). This post provides some more information about FWS and instructions for participating in the program. Federal Work Study (FWS) is a federal financial aid program designed to help students meet educational expenses. The award [...]

Interested in Federal Judicial Clerkships?

By |2019-03-25T10:25:28-04:00March 25th, 2019|Job Search|

The application process for post-graduate federal judicial clerkships is managed primarily through the online OSCAR application system. The OSCAR Program Office is offering a series of training sessions for applicants to provide an overview of OSCAR. The webinars will be held on April 3, 4, and 5.  Objectives Topics will include how to manage applicant [...]

July 2019 Ohio Bar Exam Location Announcement

By |2019-03-25T10:24:07-04:00March 25th, 2019|Events|

The 2019 Ohio July Bar Examination will be at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, located at 400 N. High Street, Columbus, Ohio, in Exhibit Hall B. Students sitting for this exam are encouraged to make hotel reservations as soon as possible. Following are helpful links regarding the Convention Center and nearby lodging options: https://columbusconventions.com/park/directions-and-parking/ https://columbusconventions.com/attendees/area-hotels/

Fall 2019 Externship Applications

By |2019-03-21T11:37:59-04:00March 21st, 2019|Academic Advising|

It is now time to start considering whether you want to pursue an externship for the Fall 2019 term. If you think you may want to pursue a Fall 2019 externship, please make note of the following timeline that must be followed: Pre-Applications must be submitted no later than March 30. If you're even just [...]

Registration Deadline Approaching for Cook County Bar Association 2019 Minority Law Student Job Fair

By |2019-03-13T14:22:43-04:00March 15th, 2019|Events, Interviewing|

Registration deadline is March 24, 2019 Students graduating in 2020 and 2021 are eligible to participate in this career fair, which takes place at the Embassy Suites Chicago - Downtown/Lakefront on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. Registration is open to all diverse students, including racial, ethnic, and LGBTQ+ minority students. To register, follow the instructions in [...]

JD Advantage Careers in Financial Services

By |2019-03-14T15:48:38-04:00March 14th, 2019|Events, Knowledge, Networking|

Wed., March 20 @ 5:00 pm, Learning Commons There are a wide range of career paths in financial services for which employers seek out JDs. Many of these careers offer salaries on par with or higher than the average law firm salaries, as well as opportunity for rapid advancement. Join a panel of Cleveland-Marshall graduates [...]

Need money for unpaid summer work?

By |2019-03-12T16:23:25-04:00March 13th, 2019|Fellowships & Funding|

Apply by March 20 for the CMLAA Live Justice Scholarship! The CMLAA Live Justice Scholarship Fund is a new scholarship fund designed to aid students who are pursuing legal careers dedicated to juvenile justice or social justice initiatives. All current students committed to social justice work can apply. Since the purpose of the scholarship is [...]

New York State Public Defenders Career Fair

By |2019-03-11T13:44:04-04:00March 11th, 2019|Events, Interviewing, Job Search|

Thursday, April 11, 2019 | 1-6 pm Albany Law School in collaboration with the Chief Defenders Association of New York and the New York State Defenders Association are pleased to announce a Public Defenders Career Fair will take place at Albany Law School on Thursday,April 11th from 1:00 – 6:00 pm.  The applicant registration date is [...]