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Visit and Navigate “JD Careers Out There” – A New Link on The CDO Website

JD Careers Out There (JDCOT) is a video resource presenting career advice from lawyers and non-practicing lawyers to help attorneys and law students determine what to do with a law degree, achieve success and find career fulfillment. The mission of JDCOT is to help you find a career that fits you and to help you […]

PSJD Postgraduate Fellowships for June 2013

The deadline calendar On PSJD lists fellowship application/proposal deadlines. Please note that PSJD updates this information annually and/or as it becomes available.  Some deadlines may be extended or changed, so you should always verify deadlines with the employer or host organization. Please see the following fellowship opportunities for June 2013 and their respective deadlines: June 2013: 06/30/2013: MFY […]

Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship Application Now Available – Application Deadline is June 21, 2013

The Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship Application Now Available!  Application deadline is June 21, 2013 Baker Donelson is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where the individual differences among us are understood, respected, appreciated and recognized as sources of strength of the Firm. These qualities enrich the environment in which the Firm works. With this in mind, Baker Donelson will again award three […]

WALRAA’s Annual Summer in the Capital: A Fall Recruitment Preview for Law Students & Employers

The Diversity Committee of the Washington Area Legal Recruitment Administrators Association (WALRAA) is pleased to invite you to the second Annual Summer in the Capital: A Fall Recruitment Preview for Law Students & Employers on Monday, June 17, 2013 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Washington, 1150 22nd Street, NW, Washington, […]

The 2013 Latham Watkins Diversity Scholars Program

Latham & Watkins is once again pleased to announce the Latham Diversity Scholars Program, which will award a $10,000 non-renewable scholarship to each of six second-year law students. Factors considered in choosing the Latham Diversity Scholars will include a candidate’s: Ability and commitment to contribute to the diversity objectives of global law firms; Life experiences […]

Apply for the Hope Institute 2013 in Washington, DC

THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE INVITES YOU TO APPLY FOR HOPE INSTITUTE 2013!  This event will take place from June 12th to 14th in Washington, DC. The Hope Institute is a program of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) that provides critical professional development and career mentoring to applicants with many different types of backgrounds in the […]

Liberty Mutual Insurance Is Seeking Field Counsel For Its Irving, Texas Office

Job Description: Field Counsel-41421 (Irving, Texas) Description: Advance your Legal career at Liberty Mutual Insurance- A Fortune 100 Company! Liberty Mutual Insurance has an exciting opportunity for an attorney. As a Field Counsel you will represent the company and its policyholders in civil litigation and workers’ compensation matters involving claims for money damages or compensation […]

Women and Justice Fellowship-Avon Global Center for Women and Justice-Cornell University

Apply by: May 24, 2013 The Avon Global Center for Women & Justice at Cornell Law School is seeking applications for the 2013-14 Women and Justice Fellowship.  The Fellow will play an integral role in executing and further developing the Center’s initiatives. The Center works with judges, legal practitioners, civil society advocates and other stakeholders […]

The Baker Donelson 1L Diversity Scholarship Opportunity

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC will soon launch their Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship Program. This program was established in 2009 as a part of the Firm’s ongoing efforts to increase diversity both at the Firm, and in the legal profession as a whole. The Firm will offer three scholarships in the amount of […]

The Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) and Microsoft Corporation Present The HNBA/Microsoft IP Law Institute

The Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) and Microsoft Corporation announced at the HNBA Corporate Counsel Conference in Atlanta, Georgia a new, bold partnership designed to increase the number of Latino lawyers in U.S. intellectual property law. The highlight of the announcement was Microsoft’s pledge of $200,000.00 over three years to help fund the new initiative […]