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Upcoming Deadlines: Government Honors & Internship Handbook

By | 2018-08-20T09:10:44+00:00 August 20th, 2018|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 [...]

Welcome Entering Class of 2018!!

By | 2018-08-13T14:12:07+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Tuesday, August 14, marks the first day of new student Orientation here at Cleveland-Marshall. The Office of Career Planning is happy to welcome our newest JD students to the College of Law! For our newest students, this CareerNotes newsletter is your go-to news source for the Office of Career Planning. It will be delivered to [...]

Reminder: Interview Skills Workshop on Friday, August 3

By | 2018-08-02T11:22:02+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|Interviewing, Job Search|

Don't miss the OCP's Interview Skills workshop on Friday, August 3, at 12PM in the Learning Commons. This workshop will help you to prepare for upcoming legal employment interviews, including upcoming on-campus interviews. Preparation is key for success in legal interviews and this workshop will help you better understand what to expect in a legal [...]

Interested in Labor-Side Representation?

By | 2018-08-01T11:12:01+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|Knowledge, Networking|

Consider attending the National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference! This annual conference is an exciting opportunity for students interested in workers' rights and social justice. Learn more at www.peggybrowningfund.org or stop by the OCP for a printed brochure. If you are interested in attending this conference, please email the OCP no later than noon on [...]

Updated Resources Now Available!

By | 2018-08-01T09:47:21+00:00 August 1st, 2018|Job Search, Knowledge|

The 2018-2019 Editions of the Government Honors & Internship Handbook and the Public Policy Handbook are now available to you through the Resource Library in CareerConnect! The Government Honors & Internship Handbook is an extensive guide to and listing of legal honors and internship programs with the federal government as well as with many state [...]

Frost Brown Todd LLC Scholarship

By | 2018-07-25T15:37:51+00:00 July 25th, 2018|Diversity Opportunities, Fellowships & Funding|

Frost Brown Todd LLC invites qualified candidates to apply for its annual Law Student Diversity Scholarship program, open to all underrepresented law students including but not limited to African American, Hispanic or Latino, Asian, Native American, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, multi-racial, and LGBT students. All female law students are also eligible, regardless of [...]

Midwest Diversity Career Fair: Applications Open Monday, 7/30

By | 2018-07-25T10:07:34+00:00 July 25th, 2018|Diversity Opportunities, Job Search|

The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (CMBA), through its Diversity & Inclusion Committee, and in partnership with the Midwest Region of the National Black Law Students Association, is co-sponsoring the second annual Midwest Diversity Career Fair on Friday, August 24 at the CMBA. The Career Fair is open to 2L and 3L students as well as [...]

Free Webinar on Hiring at the US Dept. of Justice

By | 2018-07-16T18:04:24+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Job Search, Knowledge|

The Office of Attorney Recruitment & Management is hosting a webinar on the Attorney General’s Honors Program and Summer Law Intern Program at the U.S. Department of Justice. The webinar will discuss the programs, applications, updates, and answer questions about the upcoming application season. The webinar is open to all students and new graduates. The [...]

Considering an Alternative Legal Career?

By | 2018-05-14T13:52:45+00:00 May 15th, 2018|Knowledge|

If you are one of the many law students considering using your law degree in a career path outside of traditional legal practice, the OCP is pleased to share with you a web-based resource: Alternative Careers for Lawyers This free website is an exhaustive collection of over 300 annotated links. The links are to websites, [...]