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Welcome to Our “Coffee Connectors” Program!

We are pleased to introduce you to our Coffee Connectors Network, created to provide law students with opportunities to connect with Miami Law alumni across the country. Through our network of alumni, you can connect with a diverse group of attorneys, learn about different practice areas and ultimately better transition from law school into practice. With more than […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 21, 2015)

Monday, September 21, 2015: Young Alumni Career Panel – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Law Campus Room F-309 – A panel with young alumni to discuss career opportunities beyond on campus interviews. The event is being sponsored by CDO and the Alumni Office. For further information contact Brenda Louard in the CDO. Thursday, September 24, […]

The Council of School Attorneys (COSA) Invites Law Students to Attend its 2015 School Law Practice Seminar in Miami, Florida

The Council of School Attorneys (COSA) cordially invites local law students to attend its 2015 School Law Practice Seminar in Miami, Florida on October 22-24, 2015. The School Law Practice Seminar draws attendees from across the U.S. and Canada and is specifically designed for attorneys who represent public schools. This in-depth Seminar allows school attorneys […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 14, 2015)

Friday, September 18, 2015: Marine Corps Meet & Greet – 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Law Campus A110A – The United States Marine Corps Judge Advocate General’s Corps (JAG) cordially invites all students, including 1L students, as well as any graduates, to participate in an informal meet and greet to learn more about opportunities available […]

Registration is now open for the Workforce Recruitment Program!

The Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP) is a referral and recruitment program that identifies students and recent graduates with disabilities who are interested in employment with the federal government. The WRP is one of the main paths to: Find an internship or permanent position at federal agencies Explore careers in the federal service Gain Interviewing experience […]

Calling All Students! The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Webinar on How to Apply

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is looking for the best and brightest to join our team. Join the webinar to learn more about internships at the SEC and how to successfully apply. Please visit this link.   The webinar takes place on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, from 2:30p – 3:30p EST. The SEC’s Office of […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of August 24, 2014)

Welcome back to our returning students and welcome our new students to UM Law! Wednesday, August 26:  Mock Interview Program, (Phase II) – CDO. Thursday, August 27:   Mock Interview Program, (Phase II) – CDO. Friday, August 28:   Mock Interview Program, (Phase II) – CDO.  

Read “The Law Student’s Interview Cheat Sheet”

For tips on pre-interviews, interviews and post interviewing, visit this website.

Nuts & Bolts Judicial Clerkship Application Workshop – Tuesday, September 29th

At the Nuts & Bolts Judicial Clerkship Workshop, we will be covering information critical to the application process, including the timeline for applying to state and federal judges, the Online System for Clerkship Application and Review (“OSCAR”), as well as your application documents (e.g. resumes, cover letters, writing samples and letters of recommendation). Please join us […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of April 13, 2015)

Tuesday, April 14, 2015: Fall Recruiting 2015 Information Session – 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., Room F – 209 – This program is for current 1L students who intend to participate in Fall Recruiting 2015, particularly Fall OCI and other opportunities with summer deadlines. By attending this program, students will learn the summer timeline and […]