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This Week at the CDO

Monday, February 16 FLORIDA SUPREME COURT INTERNSHIP PROGRAM INFORMATION MEETING POSTPONED (1L and 2L students)The Florida Supreme Court Internship Program Information Session scheduled for today, Monday, February 16, has been postponed. The new meeting date is Monday, February 23 at 12:30 p.m. in Room 110. Former interns will be on hand to answer questions about […]

Want to Know More About Small Firm Practice?

Last week, the Career Development Office welcomed Ana Veliz, the chair of the Florida Bar’s General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section to campus to discuss small firm practice. During her discussion, she shared the following information which students may find helpful. The largest entry level law firm market in Florida is the small firm […]

Second Annual Central Florida Diversity Picnic

For those students interested in practicing in Central Florida, the Second Annual Central Florida Diversity Picnic will be an excellent opportunity to network with attorneys in the area. Alumni who are interested in attending should also reach out to the various sponsoring bar associations. When: Saturday, February 28, 2009, from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. […]

This Week at the CDO

Monday, February 2 FIRM NIGHT INFORMATION SESSION (1L students)1L students participating in Firm Night should attend this session to learn important information about the process. The session will take place at 12:30 p.m. in Room 108. Tuesday, February 3 INTERVIEWING AND NETWORKING SKILLS WORKSHOP (all students)Prepare for interviews and networking events like Firm Night by […]

Coral Gables Bar Association Luncheon

You are cordially invited to the following Coral Gables Bar Association Luncheon: When: Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at 11:45-1:00 pmSpeaker: Attorney General Bill McCollumTopic: Duties of the office and some of his initiatives regarding cyber crimes and the growth of gangs in the state Location: Westin Colonnade Hotel, 180 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables, FLMember Cost: […]

Panel Discussion on Marketing Yourself in Today’s Economy

The Florida Bar Young Lawyer Division’s Law Student Division Presents: A Panel Discussion on Marketing Yourself in Today’s Economy at this year’s Florida Bar Mid-Year Meeting Thursday, January 15, 2009 at 3:30 p.m. Hyatt Regency400 S.E. 2nd AvenueMiami, FL 33131 Reception to follow. Admission is free for law students.

Quarles & Brady First Year Law Student Reception

Quarles & Brady Invites First-Year Law Students to Their Annual Home for the Holidays in Milwaukee Quarles & Brady LLP cordially invites you to join them for their annual Home for the Holidays reception for first-year law students on Tuesday, December 30, 2008 5:00pm – 7:00 p.m. The reception will be held in the firm’s […]

RebLaw Conference

The RebLaw Conference is an annual, student-run conference that brings together practitioners, law students, and community advocates from around the country to discuss innovative, progressive approaches to law and social change. Where: Yale Law School, New Haven, CT. When: Friday, February 20–Sunday, February 22, 2009 Cost: Standard registration is $30. (Registration is free for members […]

Annual Sympoisum for Clerkship & Career Development

Husch Blackwell Sanders LLP is hosting its Annual Symposium for Clerkship & Career Development on Friday, January 30 and Saturday, January 31, 2009 in Kansas City, Missouri. The two-day Symposium for first-year law students provides a unique, inside look at the recruiting process and summer associate programs, and also focuses on practical aspects of career […]

Florida Chapter of National Employment Lawyers’ Association Seminar

Florida’s chapter of the National Employment Lawyers’ Association invites students to participate in its two annual seminars. The NELA is a plaintiffs’ employment organization that provides in depth training and assistance to plaintiff’s lawyers and law students in matters pertaining to Title VII of the Civil Rights Acts Florida Statutes 760 Civil Rights Act, ERISA, […]