Knowledge

First-Year Students: Calfee is Hiring a 1L Summer Associate

By |2019-11-04T09:08:29-05:00November 4th, 2019|Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

Although this is a very busy time of year in the academic calendar for first-year students, it is also the time of year when employers begin to post summer positions for first-year students. If you have not already begun to do so, first-year students should be regularly checking the Jobs section of CareerConnect to view [...]

SAVE THE DATE – Monday, November 25, 2019, 5-6:30pm – A Conversation with 3 Highly Successful Business Lawyer Alums

By |2019-11-15T15:18:26-05:00October 17th, 2019|Events, Knowledge, Professionalism|

Learning about career paths from experienced leaders in the law is an important way to help determine the career paths and practice areas that fit best with your interests. Panel discussions, guest speakers, and lectures all advance your professional development in measurable ways. On November 25 at 5PM in LB60, C|M|LAW will provide students with [...]

Interested in the Patent Bar? Patent Bar Exam Discussion Scheduled for October 23!

By |2019-09-30T11:38:01-05:00September 30th, 2019|Events, Job Search, Knowledge, Professionalism|

If you are a student with a degree (or at least two years of coursework) in engineering, computer sciences or the hard sciences (chemistry, biology, physics, or related fields), and are interested in becoming a Patent Agent or Attorney, Practising Law Institute (PLI) invites you to a presentation by Mark Dighton, PLI's Director of Law [...]

Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys Seeks Writing Competition Entries

By |2019-09-25T07:07:28-05:00September 25th, 2019|Fellowships & Funding, Knowledge, Professionalism|

The September 30 deadline is almost here, and the CATA has not received any entries! The competition is open to all full and part-time students enrolled in a JD program during the 2019-2020 academic year at either Cleveland-Marshall College of Law or Case Western Reserve University School of Law. The 2019 Topic: The Seventh Amendment and [...]

Institute for the Future of Law Practice

By |2019-09-23T14:58:35-05:00September 23rd, 2019|Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism, Uncategorized|

This message is for 1L/2LE/2L/3Le students. We are excited to announce that Cleveland-Marshall College of Law has become a member of the Institute for the Future of Law Practice (IFLP) for the 2019–20 academic year. IFLP partners with law schools and legal employers to train the next generation of lawyers on modern practice skills and [...]

Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys – 2019 Writing Competition

By |2019-09-16T13:02:27-05:00September 16th, 2019|Academic Advising, Fellowships & Funding, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

The Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys has organized a law student writing competition with cash prizes! The first place winner will receive an award of $1,500.00 and the second place winner will receive an award of $1,000.00, along with the honor to add to your resume! The topic this year is: the Seventh Amendment and the [...]

ABA IP Section Law Student Action Group and ABA Sports & Entertainment Forum – Opportunities for Students!

By |2019-09-03T11:44:02-05:00September 3rd, 2019|Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

The ABA has a few opportunities  for law students interested in intellectual property and sports and entertainment. For more detail, contact Caleb Green, the Student Liaison for the ABA Sports & Entertainment Forum and an Associate at Dickinson Wright: cgreen@dickinson-wright.com. Sports and Entertainment Forum Reporters ProgramDescription: Selected students will be responsible for attending panel discussions [...]

Fall 2019 – NEW Corporate Counsel Externship – Apply ASAP, if interested

By |2019-08-26T10:58:32-05:00August 26th, 2019|Academic Advising, Job Search, Knowledge, Professionalism|

A new Corporate Counsel externship, with a spot open for Fall 2019, has just been posted in CareerConnect. If you need to add an externship for this Fall semester, or are looking for a way to add fantastic corporate counsel experience to your resume, please contact the Office of Career Strategy and Employment ASAP. Below [...]

Ohio Securities Conference: Student Scholarship

By |2019-08-23T16:30:41-05:00August 23rd, 2019|Knowledge, Networking|

The Ohio Securities Conference has been held annually since 1973. Hosted by the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of Securities, the 2019 Conference will be held on Friday, October 25, 2019, at the Westin Hotel in downtown Columbus. The Division of Securities is offering the opportunity for one student from each Ohio law school to [...]

Interested in Labor-Side Representation?

By |2019-08-20T11:20:32-05:00August 20th, 2019|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 OCSE for a printed brochure. If you are interested in attending this conference, please email the OCSE at career@law.csuohio.edu no later than [...]