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OPM is Hosting Free Monthly Webinars for Individuals Seeking Federal Employment

Have you been thinking about applying for employment with the Federal Government?  Would you like guidance from experts on preparing a Federal resume or tips on interviewing for Federal jobs? Join the staff of the Recruitment Policy and Outreach (RPO) division of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), for a series of in-depth briefings on […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 17, 2016)

Tuesday, October 18: CDO Presents: Beyond OCI – Exploring Small Firm Practice – 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM, Law Campus A-110: The Solo and Small Firm Section of The Florida Bar will present a brief, one hour lunch presentation to law students interested in solo and small firm practice. For details, please contact the CDO. […]

Special Law Student Discount for Law Students- Going Solo Florida Bar Seminar

The Florida Bar CLE Committee and Solo & Small Firm Section Present: “Going Solo Successful Practice Development” Seminar. Course No. 2390R. Sponsored by The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division. $80 Special Discounted Rate for Florida Law Students. General: 4.5 hours   Ethics: 0.0 hours. Course Classification: Intermediate Level. Live and Webcast Presentations: Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, 1:30 – 5:30 […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 10, 2016)

Tuesday, October 11: CDO Presents: NY Job Fair – 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM, Law Campus F-108: For details, please contact the CDO. Thursday, October 13: CDO Presents: Environmental Careers – 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM, Law Campus A-110: For details, please contact the CDO.  

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 26, 2016)

Tuesday, September 27: CDO Presents: Social Justice Panel and Workshop – Peggy Browning Foundation – 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM, Law Campus Law Campus Faculty Meeting Room: The Peggy Browning Foundation will hold a panel and workshop with representatives from the National Labor Relations Board, Legal Services, et al, with student Q&A to follow. A […]

Read Articles on Best Places for Law School Graduates

There are 2 interesting articles to review. The first is titled 2016’s Best Places for Law School Graduates and contains a list by Good Call which “features a slew of off-the-radar towns,” Law.com (sub. req.) reports. The largest city to make the top 10 is Los Angeles, ranked at No. 7. The second is titled Smaller Towns Outrank […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 19, 2016)

Wednesday, September 21: CDO Presents: Careers with KPMG – 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM, Law Campus F200: KPMG will be sharing information about their hiring, work that they do and markets they are in. For details, please contact Debbie Rowe-Millwood in the CDO. Wednesday, September 21: CDO Presents: U.S. Navy JAG Corps Information Session – […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 12, 2016)

Wednesday, September 14:  CDO Presents: Judicial Clerkship Panel Discussion – 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. – Law School Campus Room E-265: Four current and former law clerks will be on hand to discuss their clerkship experiences and the value of clerkships. Informative meeting for students interested post-graduate judicial clerkships. For additional details and information, please email […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of August 22, 2016)

Welcome back to our returning students and welcome our new students to UM Law! Friday, August 26, 2016: Miami Law Externship Program – Mandatory Orientation – 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM, Law Campus E265: Mandatory orientation for the Fall 2016 externs of the Miami Law Externship Program. Wednesday, August 30:  Mock Interview Program, (Phase II) – CDO. […]

Read “10 Ways To Become A 360-Degree Lawyer”!

Whether you’re a millennial joining the profession or a seasoned veteran, the challenges posed by the current legal market compel everyone to adapt and innovate. Take inventory of your skills. Recognize your strengths, and identify any weaknesses that could jeopardize your potential for success. To read the top 10 tips that will help you develop […]