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The U.S. Department of Justice Has Added a New Mobile App Called DOJ Law Jobs

The U.S. Department of Justice unveiled a new mobile app, called DOJ Law Jobs, which will provide attorneys and law students with a quick and easy way to find an attorney position or law student internship with the Department. DOJ Law Jobs is available for free now on iTunes for Apple iPhone, and additional versions […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 22, 2014)

Tuesday, September 23, 2014: International LL.M. Career Development Luncheon, Training/Workshop – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room F-109 Friday, September 25, 2014: Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program Information Session (Lecture/Panel Discussion) – 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m., Room A-110

Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program Information Session

Interested in a Career in Federal Government?  The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program offers paid two-year appointments with Federal Government Agencies.  More than 80 Federal Agencies recruit through this program and offer positions in public policy and administration, domestic or international issues, information technology, human resources, engineering, health and medical sciences, financial management, and many […]

ABA Free Career Advice Series: Interviewing Spectacularly…from Both Sides of the Desk

ABA Free Career Advice Series Hiring lawyers is an important investment, yet interviewers tend to talk too much and ask too few questions…and interviewees continue to provide the same kinds of answers that fail to distinguish them or bring in offers. This month’s Free Career Advice Series webinar features legal career experts who will focus […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of August 25, 2014)

Wednesday, August 27: U.S. Department of Justice Information Session Lecture/ Panel Discussion – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room F-109 – Learn about career opportunities with the DOJ.   Thursday, August 28: U.S. Department of Justice Information Session Lecture/ Panel Discussion – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room F-109 –  Learn about career opportunities with […]

Read the 2014 Working Mother and Flex-TimeLawyers “50 Best Law Firms for Women”

Working Mother and Flex-Time Lawyer announced the 2014 Working Mother and Flex-TimeLawyers “50 Best Law Firms for Women,” lauded for their family friendly policies, and business and career development initiatives that help women attorneys succeed and advance into the leadership pipeline. Click here to read the Executive Summary for aggregated data on the 2014 Working […]

Read “Fostering Diversity in the Workplace: How to Navigate the Challenges” by Cindy Krischer Goodman

The Miami Herald recently ran an article titled “Fostering Diversity in the Workplace: How to Navigate the Challenges” by Cindy Krischer Goodman. As the title reflects, the article discusses diversity and flexibility in the workplace and highlights a recent diversity event. Women and minority lawyers gathered in Miami last week at a Diversity and Flexibility […]

Read Chambers Associate Article About On Campus Interviewing (OCI)

With Fall On Campus Interview (OCI) season coming up, it is a good idea to read up on the process in general, bidding, resumes, etc. Chambers Associate interviews the interviewers to help guide you through the OCI process. Visit the Chambers Associate website regarding OCI interviews to learn more. For this, and additional useful information and resources, […]

16th Annual NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS CONFERENCE

What:             16th Annual NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS CONFERENCE When:            October 17 & 18, 2014 Where:           The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, Linthicum Heights, MD  Deadline:      August 28, 2014 Register:       Register online (this option will be available shortly) or use the form in the conference brochure. Check for additional details on the website. For […]

The Cuban American Bar Association Presents “Getting the Job and Keeping It: A Panel and Cocktail”

The Cuban American Bar Association invites you to attend “Getting the Job and Keeping It: A Panel and Cocktail.”  The event takes place on August 14, 2014, from 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. The panel discussion is from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. and will be followed by a cocktail reception. The event will be held […]