Balancing the Scales: February 21 at the CMBA

By | 2018-02-13T16:39:17+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Events, Networking, Professionalism|

The CMBA Women in Law Section is excited to invite the students of Cleveland-Marshall College of Law to a fantastic evening networking event and screening of the groundbreaking documentary, Balancing the Scales. The event will be held at the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., which includes a [...]

First-Year Students: Required Program Wednesday 1/31

By | 2018-01-30T20:26:32+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Events, Networking|

First-year students, don't forget you are expected in the Moot Courtroom by 5:15PM on Wednesday, January 31, for a workshop facilitated by Dean Fisher. This is the final required workshop in your four-part series and will focus on engaging the community through networking efforts. Attendance will be taken, and your presence is required. If you [...]

Upper Level Students: Spring Semester Career Planning

By | 2018-01-26T13:14:54+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Events, Interviewing, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking|

Are you ready to become the type of professional that employers are seeking? Events and workshops at the College of Law will help you to: - Increase your KNOWLEDGE. Know the legal market, hiring trends, practice areas and salary & employment data. - Build your PROFESSIONALISM. Learn about personal branding, leadership, professional communication and the [...]

First Year Students: Spring Semester Career Planning

By | 2018-01-25T10:55:37+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Events, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

You are responsible for your professional identity and growth. Spring semester of your first-year is the time to continue working on your critically important professional skills. Take advantage of events and workshops at the College of Law that help you to: - Increase your KNOWLEDGE. Know the legal market, hiring trends, practice areas and salary [...]

Columbus Blue Jackets Sports Law Night

By | 2018-01-23T15:47:17+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Networking|

Law students are invited to the Columbus Blue Jackets Sports Law Night on February 6, 2018. If you're interested in Sports Law, this is an exciting networking opportunity. Speakers include Michelle Kennedy, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Financial Officer of the Nashville Predators, Rob Carr, Sr. Vice President of Operations & Legal Affairs [...]

Holiday 1L and Diversity Receptions – Upcoming RSVP Deadlines

By | 2017-12-19T14:21:54+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Diversity Opportunities, Networking|

Winter Break is a wonderful time to rest, relax, and recover from finals. It is also a great time to try some networking to move forward your career development and job search strategy. Fortunately, some employers host events during the Winter Break timeframe that are designed to introduce law students (usually first-year law students and/or [...]

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 [...]