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Twin Cities Diversity on Practice 1L Summer Rotation Clerkship Summer 2018

Gain Experience at Both a Law Firm and a Corporation! First-year law students now have a unique summer clerkship opportunity that combines a traditional law firm clerkship with experience working at an in-house corporate law department. Twin Cities Diversity in Practice is a collaboration of law firms and corporate law departments seeking to enhance the […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 13th, 2017)

Tuesday, November 14, 2017: CDO Presents: Careers in Social Justice – 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM – Law School Campus, Room A-110: Attorneys will discuss career paths that lead to careers in social justice. Lunch will be served. Please RSVP to Brenda Louard in the CDO.

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 6th, 2017)

Wednesday, November 8, 2017: ·         CDO Presents: 1L Judicial Internship Information Session – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Law School Campus, Room F-108: 1Ls – Are you interested in working for a judge this summer? What is it like to intern for a judge? How and when to apply? Former judicial interns will be […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 30th, 2017)

Thursday, November 2, 2017: CDO Presents: Luncheon with U.S. Magistrate Judge Edwin G. Torres – 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM – Law School Campus, Faculty Meeting Room: U.S. Magistrate Judge Edwin G. Torres and his law clerk, Andrew Beaulieu (JD ’13), invite students interested in clerking to join them for lunch and a candid discussion […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 23rd, 2017)

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: CDO Presents: 1L Orientation  – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Law School Campus, Room E-352: The CDO 1L Orientation will introduce current first year law students to the services and programs of the CDO and provide the initial tools needed to begin a job search. This is one of two […]

FIU Invites Students to the Air Force Court of Criminal Appeals on October 24th 2017

The U.S. Air Force JAG is extending an invitation to students to attend an Air Force Court of Criminal Appeals oral argument on Tuesday, October 24th. An Air Force JAG recruiter will also be in attendance and will discuss Air Force JAG employment opportunities. Oral arguments will be heard in the large courtroom at Florida […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 9th, 2017)

Tuesday, October 10, 2017: CDO Presents: Summer Opportunities in Criminal Prosecution  – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Law School Campus, Room E-265: The State Attorney’s Office for the 15th Judicial Circuit of Florida will host an information session to discuss their summer 2018 law student internship program. Each summer, this office hires 1L and […]

Owning It: Understanding Your Unique Strengths and Value

Join the Women’s Initiative Group of León Cosgrove LLP and Alvarez, Arrieta & Diaz-Silveira LLP for a symposium featuring distinguished female professionals and executives who will share their insights into what makes women valuable assets in the workforce and how we can collectively work to enhance the legal profession as a whole.  The symposium will […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 25th, 2017)

Tuesday, September 26, 2017: CDO Presents: Make it Your Own Law Firm: Flying Solo  – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Law School Campus, Room F-200: The CDO invites you to join Spencer Aronfeld (JD ’91), as he gives his annual, highly acclaimed presentation on how to develop a successful solo law practice, how to […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 18th, 2017)

Due to Hurricane Irma, Law School classes will resume on Wednesday, September 20. All law school activities canceled until further notice. As such, please contact Debbie Rowe-Millwood in the CDO with any questions regarding the event/programming below: Thursday, September 21, 2017: CDO Presents: Considering using your JD in Finance? Northwestern Mutual has the answer! – 12:30 PM – […]