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Free Pro Bono Program! 300 Things You Can Do With a Law Degree 2011

Chair:  Hindi Greenberg — President, Lawyers in Transition Are you wondering how you can maximize the value of your law degree or find a job in this tight economy? This free pro bono program may be just what you need. Hindi Greenberg, a nationally known career consultant who herself practiced law for ten years and […]

Join the Miami Lakes Bar Association and Attend Professional Events

The Miami Lakes Bar Association invites all local attorneys and business professionals to attend the monthly CLE luncheon on Thursday, October 20, 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Don Shula’s Hotel on Main Street, 6842 Main Street, Miami Lakes.    Note:  The MLBA invites all local professionals to our luncheons and events.  The events are an excellent opportunity to […]

National Pro Bono Celebration from October 23-30, 2011

An initiative of the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service Promote and Participate in Free National Events! There are four nationally-focused training events available for your use during the National Celebration of Pro Bono. Two are webinars, and three of the four events will be available in downloadable/viewable formats on the website […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 10, 2011)

Join President Obama’s “Champions of Change” Live Stream Event – The White House Office of Public Engagement and the Access to Justice Initiative at the U.S. Department of Justice invite you to join President Obama’s “Champions of Change” live stream event. The event takes place on Thursday, October 13, 2011, from 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 […]

Join President Obama’s “Champions of Change” Live Stream Event on October 13th

The White House Office of Public Engagement and the Access to Justice Initiative at the U.S. Department of Justice invite you to join President Obama’s Champions of Change live stream event on October 13, 2011 from 1:30 – 3:30 pm EST at the Legal Corps office. This national, on-line conversation among law students and faculty, […]

Effective Email Strategies for Law Students and Lawyers

NALP, The Association for Legal Career Professionals, has published a series of E-Guides on E-Professionalism.  Please see our earlier post for the first three E-Guides in the series regarding the use of LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter to advance your career.  The following E-Guide,  Effective Email Strategies for Law Students and Lawyers, contains useful information on […]

This Week at the CDO (Weeks of October 3, 2011 and October 10, 2011)

Monday, October 3rd:  Spring 2012 Florida Supreme Court Internship Program for Distinguished Florida Law Students – Applications are due by 5:00 p.m.  For more information, you can contact Amy Perez, Director of Judicial Clerkships.  Tuesday, October 4th: Tax LL.M. Luncheon – Interviewing/Networking, Room F-109,12:30pm Wednesday, October 5th: Susan Smith Blakely, Esq.: Best Friends at the Bar: What […]

The Florida Bar’s Business Law Section and the Dade County Bar Association’s Business Law Committee Present: Demystifying the Securities Laws: A Practitioners Approach to Getting the Deal Done, Part 8-A

The Florida Bar’s Business Law Section and the Dade County Bar Association’s Business Law Committee present “Demystifying the Securities Laws: A Practitioners Approach to Getting the Deal Done,” Part 8-A. This event will be held on Wednesday, October 19, 2011 from 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. The 1.0 hour Florida CLE will be presented by […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 26, 2011)

Monday, September 26th: Lunch & Learn Series: Careers in Government – Room F109, 12:30-1:50pm The U.S. Department of State’s 2011 Diplomacy Fellows Program Applications Due – The deadline to submit completed applications is 11:59 pm Eastern Time. Visit the Diplomacy Fellows Page for more information and eligibility.    Wednesday, September 28th: Int’l LL.M. IGLP/CDO Luncheon: New […]

Brown, Goldstein & Levy, LLP Accepting Applications for Disability Rights Fellowship

In September 2009, Brown, Goldstein & Levy, LLP welcomed its first Disability Rights Fellow. They are now accepting applications for their fourth annual Disability Rights Fellowship to begin in September 2012. The Fellowship offers a recent law school graduate or judicial clerk with a disability the opportunity to participate for a year in all phases of […]