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The CDO is Open During Spring Break!

There will be no “This Week at the CDO” post this week, as it is spring break at University of Miami School of Law.  The weekly “This Week at the CDO” posts will resume next week. The CDO remains open during spring break and students and alumni seeking career assistance may contact our office by […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of March 7, 2011)

Interested in international law opportunities?  If you are, then some of our programs this week are for you! Monday, March 7 U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Information Session, 12:30 p.m., Room A110. The Foreign Service Officer Selection Process will also be reviewed, as well as issues about Foreign Service life and how best to […]

Intellectual Property Seminar on Social Networks

The Dade County Bar Association Intellectual Property Committee  Proudly Presents Avoiding Snags in the Social Network:  Intellectual Property Issues in Launching a Social Media Presence Guest Speakers:  Cecelia Dempsey, Burger King Corporation; Ernesto Luciano, Yahoo! Hispanic Americas; Tricia McDermott Thompkins, Applica Consumer Products and Gustavo Lopez, Discovery Communications. Wednesday, March 23, 2011 12:00 Noon – […]

Basics of Business Law Workshop Sponsored by UM’s The Launch Pad

Join University of Miami’s Launch Pad and learn the “Basics of Business Law” Navigate selecting and making use of legal counsel, entity selection, the importance of respecting the corporate formalities, and the importance of documentation from a legal perspective. The workshop will be lead by attorneys from Holland & Knight. Monday, March 7th from 12:30 […]

Advancing Your Legal Career in the 21st Century: Panel Discussion

The CDO Presents  Advancing Your Legal Career in the 21st Century:  Panel Discussion • Identifying what you want to do with your law degree • Marketing yourself for the job you want • Achieving success in your career • The importance of being open to change and new opportunities Panelists include the following UM Law […]

On Campus DART Center Informational Session

Careers in Community Organizing for Social Justice Available to UM students and alums! The Direct Action & Research Training (DART) Center will be hosting an informational session on Monday, March 7 at 5:30 in University Center Room 241 to discuss careers in the field of community organizing with students interested in empowering their communities and […]

3Ls and December 2010 Graduates, Are You Interested in a Post-Graduate Fellowship with Legal Corps?

Come join Dean White and current Legal Corps Fellows to learn more about Legal Corps! Tuesday, March 8, 2011 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Second Floor Reading Room, Law Library, D-201 Dinner Will Be Served

Florida Bar’s 9th Annual Litigation and Arbitration Conference

Registration is now open for the Florida Bar’s 9th Annual Litigation and Arbitration Conference (the ILAC) to be held on Friday, February 4, 2011, at the beautiful Westin Diplomat Hotel Resort in Hollywood, Florida. Don’t miss out on this phenomenal gathering of legal experts from around the globe as they discuss and present on the […]

Help PSLawNet Redesign Its Website!

PSLawNet is an online resource connecting public interest law job-seekers with their ideal opportunities in the public interest arena, in government, at law schools, and around the globe.  They are seeking input from students as they are redesigning their website.  Please see their request below: PSLawNet is beginning a large-scale website redesign to ensure that […]

U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Information Session

Jeffry R. Olesen, a Senior Foreign Service Officer and Diplomat-in-Residence at Florida International University and Miami-Dade College, will give an Information Session on State Department careers on Monday, March 7 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm in Room A110.  The presentation will cover both Foreign Service Officer and Specialist job opportunities, Civil Service, and student […]