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Like Labor & Employment Law? Like Money?

By |2019-02-13T15:58:47+00:00February 13th, 2019|Fellowships & Funding, Knowledge|

OSBA Section on Labor & Employment Law 2019 Student Writing Competition This Competition was created to encourage relevant and innovative scholarly works in the area of Labor and Employment, and to attract Ohio law students to the labor and employment law practice fields. A judging committee comprised of distinguished practicing attorneys and faculty members at [...]

CSU Career Events

By |2019-02-12T11:00:06+00:00February 13th, 2019|Events, Interviewing, Knowledge|

These programs are open to all CSU students, including law students. The Office of Career Strategy & Employment encourages students to leverage a wide variety of resources in their job search and professional development. One of those resources is the University Career Center. Following are a few upcoming programs that may be of interest, particularly [...]

Consider attending one or more of these Diversity Job Fairs

By |2019-02-12T10:37:08+00:00February 12th, 2019|Diversity Opportunities, Events, Job Search|

Cook County Bar Association 2019 Minority Law Student Job Fair Students graduating in 2020 and 2021 are eligible to participate in this 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 [...]

2019 School Law Seminar

By |2019-02-07T09:45:05+00:00February 7th, 2019|Events, Networking|

The National School Boards Association’s Council of School Attorneys (COSA) is hosting its 2019 School Law Seminar in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on March 28-30, 2019 at the Philadelphia 201 Hotel. Students are invited to attend this seminar at a significantly reduced rate, which allows you to interact with practicing attorneys while attending sessions on hot topics [...]

Explore Careers in Health Law

By |2019-02-05T13:36:36+00:00February 5th, 2019|Events, Knowledge, Networking|

Thurs., Feb. 7, 3-6 pm, Learning Commons The Health Law Society invites you to attend a Health Law Career Exploration Event on February 7, 2019, from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. in the Learning Commons on the 2nd floor of the law library. Professionals from a range of health law career areas will talk about their [...]

Loyola Patent Law Interview Program

By |2019-02-05T11:39:16+00:00February 5th, 2019|Interviewing, Job Search|

Registration open now To: All Law Students Returning For Fall Semester 2019 Loyola University Chicago School of Law is hosting the 2019 Patent Law Interview Program on Thursday and Friday, July 25-26 in Chicago, Illinois. This nationwide interview program targets patent law employers and rising 2L and 3L students. Last year roughly 140 employers, 190 [...]

DRI Law Student Diversity Scholarship

By |2019-02-04T11:43:15+00:00February 4th, 2019|Diversity Opportunities, Fellowships & Funding|

$10,000 Scholarship Awards Available DRI announces its annual Law Student Diversity Scholarship Program, open to rising (2019–20) second- and third-year African American, Hispanic, Asian, Native American, LGBT, and multi-racial students. All rising second- and third-year female law students are also eligible, regardless of race or ethnicity. Any other rising second- and third-year law students who [...]

Reminder: Summer Externship Applications

By |2019-02-01T16:27:37+00:00February 3rd, 2019|Job Search|

Pre-Application Process Open Now It is now time to start considering whether you want to pursue an externship for the Summer 2019 term. If you think you may want to pursue a Summer 2019 externship, please make note of the following timeline that must be followed: Pre-Applications must be submitted no later than February 15. The [...]

Interested in working abroad?

By |2019-02-01T12:36:00+00:00February 1st, 2019|Job Search, Networking|

Expand your horizons in the South Pacific Class of 2017 graduate Lukas Padegimas is in his second year of a judicial clerkship in Chuuk, Micronesia. He recently shared with us conversations he's had with judges in the Pacific Region who struggle to fill Court Attorney and Judicial Clerk roles. Following are a few specific opportunities [...]

New Resource in CareerConnect

By |2019-01-28T11:02:18+00:00January 28th, 2019|Knowledge|

The National Juvenile Defender Center (NJDC) has published the updated 2018-2019 version of their Juvenile Defense Policy and Practice Career Resource Guide. This guide is intended to help law students prepare for a career in juvenile defense or juvenile justice policy reform.  Many law students, even those who are interested in criminal law, are not [...]