Networking

Institute for the Future of Law Practice

By |2019-09-23T14:58:35-04:00September 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 [...]

Ohio State Supreme Court – Spring 2020 Externships!

By |2019-09-16T11:53:22-04:00September 16th, 2019|Academic Advising, Job Search, Networking, Professionalism|

Upper level students, please note that Spring 2020 externship with the Ohio Supreme Court are posted NOW in CareerConnect. The deadline to apply is October 6. There are telecommute options for several justices, and we have C|M|LAW alums on the bench - this is a fantastic opportunity to add legal experience to your resume. Below [...]

Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys – 2019 Writing Competition

By |2019-09-16T13:02:27-04:00September 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 |2019-09-03T11:44:02-04:00September 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 [...]

Ohio Securities Conference: Student Scholarship

By |2019-08-23T16:30:41-04:00August 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 [...]

Leadership Council on Legal Diversity: First-Year Student Success in Law School Mentor Program

By |2019-08-22T09:39:00-04:00August 22nd, 2019|Diversity Opportunities, Networking|

The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) is excited to offer the LCLD Success in Law School Mentoring Program for diverse/underrepresented first year students at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.  LCLD is a national organization of more than 300 corporate general counsel and law firm managing partners.  For more information about LCLD, please visit LCLD’s website [...]

Interested in Labor-Side Representation?

By |2019-08-20T11:20:32-04:00August 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 [...]

Interested in Labor-Side Representation?

By |2019-07-26T09:02:36-04:00July 26th, 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 no later than noon on [...]

Networking is for Introverts, Too!

By |2019-07-09T15:22:19-04:00July 9th, 2019|Networking, Professionalism|

Developing consistent professional networking habits is critical to success as a lawyer, whether for business development, work assignments, or your own professional development. But it's frequently an intimidating habit to develop, primarily because of the misconception that it's a talent best suited to extrovert. In this article from the July/August 2019 ABA Journal, author and [...]

Class of 2020/Rising 3Ls Job Opportunity: Interested in Solo Practice?

By |2019-06-13T14:34:13-04:00June 13th, 2019|Job Search, Networking|

A recent graduate of the College of Law has established a successful solo practice in Medina County. Through marketing and community outreach, the graduate has grown the firm's business to the point where bringing in a law clerk to assist is necessary. The practice includes matters involving domestic relations, estate planning, light criminal, landlord/tenant, small [...]