Interested in Sports Law?

By | 2017-11-29T13:57:06+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Events, Networking|

The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's (CMBA’s) Business, Banking & Corporate Counsel Section’s Entertainment, Sports & Media Subcommittee, the Positive Coaching Alliance – Cleveland, and the Great Lakes Sports and Entertainment Law Academy are hosting a panel discussion on “Ethics in Sports” on Tuesday, December 5th. The panel will discuss the on-going DOJ investigation into college [...]

LinkedIn Tips: Craft an Attention-Getting Summary

By | 2017-11-28T12:38:29+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Networking|

You already know that LinkedIn is the largest professional social network out there, so you know it's important to have a current and strong presence on the site. Your LinkedIn Summary lets you convey to the world your personal brand and professional value, while also sharing a bit of your personality and passions. Writing a [...]

Develop skills & make connections as an ABA Reporter!

By | 2017-11-17T12:25:35+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Job Search, Knowledge, Networking|

Announcement: Inviting all law students to apply, and to share with other law students who may be interested, the ABA's 2018 IPL Spring Meeting Law Student Reporter Program application is now open!  Law Student Reporters are given complimentary registration to the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law's 33rd Annual Intellectual Property Conference in Arlington, VA [...]

Networking Opportunity – Federal Bar Association – November 30

By | 2017-11-07T09:51:08+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Events, Networking|

Law students are invited to attend the Federal Bar Association's Younger Lawyers Fall Happy Hour Social.This is an excellent networking opportunity, and a way to meet attorneys involved with the Federal Bar. When: Thursday, November 30, 2017 Where: Cleveland Chop 824 W. St. Clair Ave., Cleveland Time: 5:30-7:30 pm $5 for law student FBA members [...]

Careers with Social Impact – Career Fair This Week!

By | 2017-11-06T16:42:36+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Events, Knowledge, Networking|

All current CSU students and alumni are invited to connect with employers from non-profits, government agencies and businesses with social values looking to hire at an exclusive career fair on Thursday, November 9. The career fair will take place from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the Glasscock Family Foundation Student Center Ballroom. Connect with [...]

Ohio Women’s Bar Mentoring Circles

By | 2017-11-06T11:12:44+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Networking, Professionalism|

It is time to join the OWBA Mentoring Program. The program is organized into "Circles," much like Sheryl Sandberg's Lean InCircles. Each Mentoring Circle will consist of approximately 1-3 mentors to approximately 8-12 mentees. This allows mentees to have exposure to the influence, experience and wisdom of more than one seasoned OWBA mentor, making the [...]

CMBA De-Stress Fest – November 17 – Free for Students

By | 2017-11-02T17:08:43+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Events, Networking|

Students are invited to join Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association for its first-ever De-Stress Fest to learn tips and techniques for dealing with the real stressors in the practice of law. Expert speakers will help you manage stress, anxiety, and relationships with others.  The Program includes lunch, wellness breakouts, and Truly Happy Hour .   De-Stress Fest [...]

Considering solo practice?

By | 2017-10-31T10:55:39+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

The Jump-Start Your Law Practice conference (#JYLP2017) is a motivational law practice leadership training and networking event that will give you a jump-start on effective business planning, marketing planning, and management of your law practice in order to start or improve your solo or small law practice and achieve the goals you desire. It will [...]

Ohio State Bar Association Environmental Law Award ($$$)

By | 2017-10-30T16:45:43+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Networking, Professionalism|

The firm of McMahon DeGulis is pleased to collaborate with The Ohio State Bar Association Environmental Law Committee on the Annual Environmental Law: Call for Papers. The OSBA Environmental Law Committee seeks papers that advance the application and practice of environmental, energy or resources law in the State of Ohio. The winner of this contest [...]

Finding a Mentor, in Law School and Beyond

By | 2017-10-25T12:41:10+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Networking|

Tuesday night marked the kick off of the 2017-2018 CMLAA Mentor Program, a long-standing program that matches first-year law students with alumni mentors for guidance on adjusting to law school, learning more about the legal market in Northeast Ohio, and meeting other alumni and attorneys. Mentors and students met for an initial reception in the [...]