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LEESFIELD/AAJ SCHOLARSHIP

Sponsored by AAJ, and AAJ member Ira Leesfield, this scholarship awards $2,500 to a Law Student Member to subsidize attendance at AAJ’s Annual Convention in Boston, Massachusetts. AAJ’s Annual Convention is a great opportunity for the scholarship recipient to network with top trial lawyers from around the country, attend CLE programs, and meet members of AAJ’s New Lawyer […]

Join Squire Patton Boggs LLP for Attorney Parents Conversation

We all know attorneys work hard. Aside from having to keep our bosses, clients and judges happy, we also have to make our hours, bring in business, produce quality work products, stay involved in the community, etc. In addition, many of us have the added responsibilities – and joys – of being a parent and […]

Fried Frank 2017 Michael R. Diehl Civil Rights Forum – “Protecting and Advancing Civil Rights in an Uncivil Time”

Since starting their legal careers at Fried Frank, our distinguished panelists have long fought on the side of protecting and advancing civil rights for all people. Please join us for a lively discussion of how to continue the fight for civil rights, from how we got here, to what our panelists are doing at their […]

Call for applications: 8th International Jacques Leroy Prize – Business and Human Rights

The Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA – International Association of Lawyers) invites law students to participate in the 8th International Jacques Leroy Prize – Business and Human Rights. Students who wish to compete for this prize must submit a written paper (plea, study, commentary on a practical case) that deals with the theme: “natural resource exploitation […]

UNVEILING NEW HNBA LSD CAREER OPPORTUNITIES BOARD

Find or Post an Opportunity Today! HNBA PRESENTS: NEW HNBA Law Student Division Career Opportunities Board! As part of the HNBA’s mission of advancing the pipeline of current and future Latino/a lawyers, and providing its members with robust professional development and career advancement training and opportunities, the HNBA is proud to unveil the new HNBA Law […]

US DOJ Career Information Fair on July 13, 2017

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is hosting a Career Information Fair on Thursday, July 13, 2017, from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. The event is open to a limited number of law students who are working in D.C. this summer. The Career Information Fair is an opportunity for students interested in volunteer internships, the Honors Program […]

Cades Schutte LLP: Open House Invitation in Hawaii

Cades Schutte LLP is a full-service law firm with almost 70 attorneys, providing superior service in over 20 practice areas from our main office in Honolulu and offices in Kona, Waimea, Kahului, and Lihue. Since the founding of our firm in 1922, Cades attorneys have been called on to serve as counsel in some of […]

American College of Employee Benefits Counsel 13th Annual Employee Benefits Writing Contest

American College of Employee Benefits Counsel 13th Annual Employee Benefits Writing Contest: Thursday, June 1, 2017 – 8:00am The American College of Employee Benefits Counsel is is pleased to announce the Thirteenth Annual Employee Benefits Writing Prize. SUBJECT:     Any topic in the field of employee benefits law. OPEN TO:     Any J.D. and graduate […]

2017 Fitch Law Scholarship Essay Contest

Ohio attorney John Fitch of The Fitch Law Firm LLC is a victims’ rights advocate. His work includes representation of victims of sexual abuse.  Mr. Fitch is also dedicated to promoting the education of the public with respect to issues pertaining to personal injury and sexual abuse law in order to promote safety and increased […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of April 23, 2017)

Tuesday, April 25:  Last day of classes – Congratulations on the completion of the spring 2017 semester and the 2016-2017 academic year! Congratulations to the graduating class of 2017! Friday, April 28:  Final Exams Begin – Good luck with finals!  Information about Reading Period, Finals and Summer Break – The Career Development Office will remain open during reading […]