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2018 Summer Environmental Scholarship

By | 2018-04-09T09:19:58+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Environmental Section of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association is pleased to offer a scholarship to law students from or attending law school in the Cleveland Metropolitan area. The scholarship provides funding for unpaid summer internships in either a governmental agency engaged in environmental law work, or a non-profit organization with an environmental mission. Access [...]

Reminder: Summer Externship Applications

By | 2018-04-08T21:09:46+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Job Search|

Summer Externship application season is almost over! If you are considering an externship for the Summer 2018 term, please read this message carefully as it contains important information and deadline dates. There are a wide variety of non-profit, government, judicial, and corporate counsel opportunities available. An externship is an excellent way to get solid, substantive [...]

Reminder: Meet the Hiring Attorneys THIS Tues., April 10

By | 2018-04-08T21:19:04+00:00 April 8th, 2018|Events, Networking|

The Office of Career Planning is pleased to invite all law students to our inaugural Meet the Hiring Attorneys Panel and Reception, which will take place in the Learning Commons on Tuesday, April 10 at 5PM. This unique event is your opportunity to meet hiring attorneys at large and mid-sized law firms and to hear their [...]

DRI Law Student Diversity Scholarship – April 10 Deadline

By | 2018-04-05T09:52:20+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Diversity Opportunities, Fellowships & Funding|

DRI announces its annual Law Student Diversity Scholarship program, open to rising (2018–19) 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 come from backgrounds that [...]

Featured Job Postings

By | 2018-04-05T10:50:17+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Featured Job|

Following are a few opportunities offering solid and interesting  work 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 # 12847: Law Clerk, Willoughby Municipal Court Job # 12778: Law Clerk, O'Toole, McLaughlin, Dooley & Pecora Co., LPA Job # [...]

Consider Judicial Clerkships!

By | 2018-03-23T15:24:32+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Judicial clerkships are an excellent way to begin your post-graduate legal career. In these roles, you sharpen your research, reasoning, analysis, and writing skills while working closely with a federal or state judge and other staff attorneys or law clerks. You have the ability to observe a variety of proceedings and lawyers, and frequently will [...]

Summer Judicial Externships Re-Opened

By | 2018-03-21T17:20:53+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Featured Job|

Though the initial application deadline for a summer judicial externship has passed, there are several judges remaining who expressed an interest in a summer student extern. If you would like to apply for a summer judicial externship, the posting has been re-opened in CareerConnect. The remaining judges will be matched as applications are received. Questions? [...]

Tips for a Successful Summer

By | 2018-03-19T15:59:26+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Knowledge, Professionalism|

Though there are still several weeks of the semester left, and many employers are still posting and recruiting their summer law clerks, it's never too early to start thinking about how to ensure you have an educational, rewarding, and successful summer. The ABA Before the Bar Blog recently offered its 7 Tips to Make the [...]

Summer Externship Applications Now Open!

By | 2018-03-20T11:39:29+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Job Search|

Summer Externship application season is here! If you are considering an externship for the Summer 2018 term, please read this message carefully as it contains important information and deadline dates. There are a wide variety of non-profit, government, and corporate counsel opportunities available. Early Deadline Externships - Open Now! The Cuyahoga County Office of the [...]

Reminder: Prosecutor’s Office Info Session

By | 2018-03-16T10:06:26+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Join Jim Moss and other Assistant Prosecuting Attorneys from the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor's Office on Wed., March 21 at 12:00 pm in Room 205. They will describe the various units and work of the Office and share information about the hiring processes and the various different ways to get experience at the office. We look [...]