Save the Date: October 30: Why Antitrust?

By |2018-10-12T14:28:02+00:00October 12th, 2018|Events, Networking|

On Tuesday, October 30 at 5PM in LB60, join Prof. Sagers and four antitrust practitioners in a discussion about antitrust careers and pros and cons of antitrust practice. Prof. Sagers will moderate. Speakers are: Jennifer Dowdell Armstrong, McDonald Hopkins Brian Grube, Jones Day Danny Karon, Karon LLC Tom Zych, Thompson Hine This is a fantastic [...]

Tweet Tweet! Leverage Twitter in your Career Exploration

By |2018-10-08T10:27:59+00:00October 8th, 2018|Knowledge, Networking|

Twitter has been called the cocktail part of the internet. People from all around the globe can join in conversations and those conversations can be followed through the use of hashtags. Even if you aren't a Twitter user, you can still follow and read conversations simply by searching for hashtags of interest. This recent article [...]

2018 Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair Diversity Scholarship

By |2018-10-01T16:30:11+00:00October 1st, 2018|Diversity Opportunities, Job Search, Networking|

In an effort to increase diversity at this year's Conference and Career Fair, Equal Justice Works is offering scholarships to those students who believe they will contribute positively to the diversity of the event. Students at Equal Justice Works member schools who live more than 50 miles outside of the Washington D.C metropolitan area are [...]

Accelerate 2018: Grow. Rise. Lead.

By |2018-10-01T15:33:30+00:00October 1st, 2018|Diversity Opportunities, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

The University of Nebraska College of Law, in partnership with Ms. JD, is hosting Accelerate 2018: Grow. Rise. Lead. on November 1-2, 2018. This conference is designed to bring together law students from across the Midwest to focus on developing professional skills and building strong networks that will help them succeed both as law students [...]

Anatomy of Justice: CMBA Criminal Justice Symposium

By |2018-09-25T15:14:16+00:00September 25th, 2018|Events, Networking|

On October 2, beginning at 4:30PM, the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association will offer a Continuing Legal Education course focused on the challenges facing our justice system. Topics include: Introduction to Wrongful Conviction; Understanding Wrongful Conviction: Eye Witness Testimony, Conviction Integrity and Compensation for Wrongfully Convicted Individuals; The Perspective of the Exonerated Individual; and Procedural Issues and View [...]

CMBA Halloween Run for Justice!

By |2018-09-24T16:06:37+00:00September 24th, 2018|Events, Networking|

The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation will host its 17th Annual Halloween Run for Justice on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica in the West Bank of The Flats. Proceeds benefit the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation, which funds the Justice For All pro bono and public service programs of the CMBA, including the 3Rs program. For more information about the Halloween Run for [...]

Upcoming Event: The View from the Hiring Chair – Advice from Hiring Attorneys

By |2018-09-19T14:27:17+00:00September 19th, 2018|Events, Interviewing, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

All law students are strongly encouraged to attend The View from the Hiring Chair: What makes Hiring Attorneys Extend a Job Offer on October 3 at 5PM in the Moot Court Room. Speakers will include: Pat Burke, C|M|LAW Class of 2003, a member of the Hiring Committee and an on-campus interviewer from Squire Patton Boggs Tonya Whitsett, C|M|LAW [...]

Career Fair Opportunity: New York State Public Defenders

By |2018-09-18T18:15:04+00:00September 18th, 2018|Job Search, Networking|

New York State Public Defenders Career Fair Friday, October 19th, 2018 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm University at Buffalo School of Law, Center for Tomorrow, Buffalo, NY  14260 The Chief Defenders Association of New York, in conjunction with the New York State Defenders Association and the University at Buffalo School of Law, is pleased to present the [...]

FREE Events Happening This Week

By |2018-09-11T09:43:01+00:00September 11th, 2018|Knowledge, Networking|

If you have not already marked your calendars for this week's Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's Law Student Welcome Reception or the Norman S. Minor Bar Association's Law Student Summit for Success, we strongly encourage you to register today and plan to attend! The CMBA Law Student Welcome Reception is this Thursday, September 13, from 5-7 [...]

Resource Spotlight: AFL-CIO Lawyer Directory

By |2018-09-07T10:54:35+00:00September 9th, 2018|Knowledge, Networking|

Periodically, we will feature a resource offered by the OCP that you may not be aware of but that may be of use to you in your career strategy and job search. In this post, we highlight the AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee's 2018 Membership Directory. Available in hard copy in the OCP Resource Room, the [...]