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Sarasota County Bar Association Richard R. Garland Diversity Scholarship Fund

The Sarasota County Bar Association Diversity Scholarship Fund is intended to provide an internship opportunity for first through third year law students of under-represented minority backgrounds (e.g. race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender, sexual orientation, physical disability, or socioeconomic background), who have an interest in practicing law in Sarasota County upon graduation, to […]

You’re Invited to a Brief Webinar on: THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S HONORS PROGRAM AT THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

You’re Invited to a Brief Webinar on: THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S HONORS PROGRAM AT THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE. Hosted by: Rena J. Cervoni, Deputy Director and Trisha A. Fillbach, Assistant Director Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management. We will discuss eligibility, timeline, application, and answer your questions about the Program. You have two opportunities to attend. […]

University of Miami School of Law | Career Development Office Fall Recruiting 2016 – Job Fair Information

University of Miami School of Law participates in numerous job fairs with other law schools and organizations. These programs give students increased access to a broad range of employers and help accommodate employers unable to travel to University of Miami School of Law for on-campus interviews. Students interested in getting exposure to employers outside of […]

1L Diversity Roundtable Discussion & Networking Reception – Please Join Us!

We welcome you to join Baker & McKenzie for a series of 1L Diversity Roundtable Discussions in June. These events will provide an opportunity to meet our lawyers and discuss topics related to our summer associate program, life as a first-year associate and the overall Firm culture. The roundtable discussions will feature information on the […]

Apply to be a Summer Organizing Fellow – Miami Dade Democratic Party

Are you ready to get off the sidelines, roll up your sleeves and fight for affordable higher education, healthcare for all, protect a woman’s right to choose, get serious on climate change, a comprehensive immigration reform bill, and win back the Supreme Court so we can overturn Citizens United. If you’re ready, then fill out […]

The OnRamp Fellowship for Female Lawyers

The OnRamp Fellowship matches experienced women lawyers who have taken a break from practicing law, for one reason or another, with law firms and legal departments for one-year, paid Fellowships.  This re-entry platform gives returning women lawyers a chance to broaden their legal experience, skills and contacts while demonstrating their tremendous value in the marketplace. The […]

Lee County Association for women Lawyers Scholarship Award Program

LCAWL is pleased to offer a $1,000.00 scholarship to deserving women from Lee County, Florida OR who intend to practice in Lee County, Florida, who have a financial need, the potential to succeed in law school, and who demonstrate the potential to uphold the highest standard of integrity, honor, and courtesy in the legal profession, […]

This Week at the CDO (Weeks of February 29, 2016)

Wednesday, March 2, 2016: 18th Annual Informational Career Fair  – 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM – Law School Campus Bricks 1:Meet with attorneys from government, business, law firms and public interest organizations. Hear about their practice areas and experience while you network. For additional information and details, please contact Debbie Rowe-Millwood at the CDO.

National Association of Women Lawyers 2016 Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition

The mission of the National Association of Women Lawyers is to provide leadership, a collective voice, and essential resources to advance women in the legal profession and advocate for the equality of women under the law. Since 1899, NAWL has been empowering women in the legal profession, cultivating a diverse membership dedicated to equality, mutual […]

Attend the 18th Annual Informational Career Fair on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 on The Bass Bricks!

The 18th Annual Informational Career Fair will be held on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 on The Bass Bricks from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Come out and meet attorneys from various practice areas and learn about their career paths. There will be attorneys from the private, public and government sectors representing practice areas such as […]