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This Week at the CDO (Week of February 28, 2011)

Monday, February 28 Exploring Solo and Small Firm Practice at 12:30 p.m. in the Student Lounge.  Lunch will be provided.  Learn more about this type of practice, including networking tips, how to find/contact employers and how to best position yourself as a competitive applicant. Thursday, March 3 13th Annual Career Fair at 12:30 p.m. on […]

Interested in International Law?

The CDO Presents: Distinguishing Yourself through International Law Opportunities Wednesday, March 9th at 12:30 p.m. in Room 352 Join Professor Matthew Wilson, an attorney with international experience and current Associate Professor of Law at University of Wyoming College of Law and get the answers to these questions: what is an international lawyer? how can you […]

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

Exploring Small Firm and Solo Practice

Did you know that the largest entry level law firm market in Florida is the small firm market and that firms of 10 attorneys or less comprise of 73% of Florida Bar membership? Learn more about small firms and solo practice by joining Monica Elliot, a representative of the Florida Bar Small Firm and Solo […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of February 21, 2011)

Happy Presidents’ Day! Monday, February 21 Bidding deadline for employers participating in Spring Recruiting 2011 Session #4 is 11:00 p.m. EST. Thursday, February 24 Judicial Clerkship Alumni Panel – 12:30 p.m. in room F209.  Get “insider information” regarding judicial clerkships from four UM Law alums who will share their experiences and perspectives regarding post-graduate judicial […]

Judicial Clerkship Alumni Panel

Want “insider information” regarding judicial clerkships?  Have questions regarding what it’s like to clerk for a judge?  Then please join us for a panel discussion with four UM Law alums who will share their experiences and perspectives regarding post-graduate judicial clerkships! The panel will take place on Thursday, February 24th at 12:30 p.m. in F209 […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of February 14, 2011)

Monday, February 14 University of Miami School of Law Externship Program Information Session for students interested in obtaining academic credit for qualified unpaid internships this summer.   12:30 p.m., room F309.  Lunch will be served. Thursday, February 17 Backpack to Briefcase Professional Development Series.  Learn how to be an effective networker at 12:30 p.m. in room […]

Backpack to Briefcase Professional Development Series

From Lunch Interviews to Cocktail Parties:  What You MUST Know about Etiquette and Networking to get HIRED! Presented by Dr. Sharon Meit Abrahams, Director of Professional Development for Foley & Lardner, LLP and Co-Sponsored with the Effective Firm Management Society Thursday, February 17th @ 12:30 pm in Room F108 Please join us for a lively […]

University of Miami School of Law Externship Program Info Session

Want to learn how you can apply for summer positions through the Externship Program? Already secured a position for the summer and want to earn academic credit? Get these questions answered at the UM Law Externship Program Informational Session.  This Information Session will cover how students can earn academic credit for uncompensated legal positions with […]