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University of Miami School of Law Students and Alumni are Cordially Invited to Attend the Career Expo on September 19th!

University of Miami School of Law students and alumni are cordially invited to attend the University of Miami Career Expo taking place on Thursday, September 19 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the BankUnited Center on the Coral Gables campus. The Career Expo has traditionally attracted companies from various industries such as healthcare, financial […]

Check Out Susan Gainen’s Blog “Pass the Baton”!

Susan Gainen is a multiple entrepreneur, consulting to law schools and lawyers. Her current lecture series includes “Alternative Careers,” “Professionalism Has Attached,” and “Job Search Outside of OCI: The Forever Skill.” Ms. Gainen maintains a blog called “Pass the Baton” which contains various tips and useful information for law students and attorneys. She has spent the past […]

NALP Public Interest Summer Job Search Webinars

This free two-part webinar series, co-sponsored by NALP and Equal Justice Works, provides both law students and CSO professionals with insight on the key elements of the summer public interest job application process. Attorneys with years of application review experience highlight what you should and shouldn’t do; explain how and why public interest application materials […]

Miami-Dade FAWL Presents Resume Writing & Interviewing Skills for Law Students

Miami-Dade FAWL Presents Resume Writing & Interviewing Skills for Law Students. Typos, wingdings, mini-skirts and other pitfalls every law student should avoid will be addressed at this event. The event takes place on Monday, February 25,2013, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the offices of Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P., 201 S. Biscayne Boulevard, […]

Loyola University Chicago School of Law is Hosting the 2013 Patent Law Interview Program in Chicago

Loyola University Chicago School of Law is hosting the 2013 Patent Law Interview Program on Thursday, August 1 and Friday, August 2 in Chicago, Illinois. This is a nationwide interview program that targets patent law employers, rising 2L and 3L students, and students in Intellectual Property LL.M. programs. Last year, roughly 120 employers, 190 law […]

This Week at the CDO (February 11, 2013)

Monday, February 11, 2013:  Justice Kennedy – Coffee w/Justice Kennedy – 11:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Student Lounge  Wednesday, February 13013:  Judicial Clerkships Law Review Meeting –12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. – Room F-109 Toppel Career Expo – 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Patti and Allan Herbert Wellness Center  Friday, February 15, 2013:  […]

HOPE News for the Week of February 4, 2013

Upcoming Events: Monday, February 4th, Gideon Project Training Session, 12:30 – 2 pm, A-110 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For more information, email HOPE.    Tuesday, February 5th, A Conversation with Manny Diaz, 6:00pm, University of Miami School of Architecture. Law school alumnus and former City of Miami Mayor Manny Diaz will be interviewed by Dean Plater-Zyberk about his […]

HOPE Public Interest News for the Week of October 1, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements. Featured:  Thursday, October 4th, HOPE/CDO: Tell Your Story-Marketing Yourself Like a Pro!, 12:30 pm, Room A110. Join the HOPE Public Interest Resource Center and the CDO to learn how to market yourself quickly and succinctly. This program is offered in […]

Read The Careerist Article: “How to Ace the Callback….And Land That Big-Firm Job”

In August, Seattle lawyer and author Grover E. Cleveland gave students advice about how to nail the initial interview with a firm. The author of “Swimming Lessons for Baby Sharks: The Essential Guide to Thriving as a New Lawyer,” Cleveland is back with advice about the next phase of the process: the callback. Read his article […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 24, 2012)

Tuesday, September 25, 2012: Legal Intern Success–Tips from Practicing Attorneys – 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Room TBD Wednesday, September 26, 2012: Int’l Graduate Law Program-Networking Luncheon – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room A-216B  Friday, September 28, 2012: JD/MM Seminar – 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., Room F-109