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January 2009


The CDO would like to announce that its Spring 2009 On Campus Interview Program will take place from Tuesday, February 17 through Friday, April 17. The Spring OCI Program welcomes employers to campus to interview 1L and 2L students for summer positions and 3L and LL.M. students for postgraduate positions. In conjunction with the Spring […]

Massachusetts Bar Foundation – Legal Intern Fellowship Program

The Massachusetts Bar Foundation – Legal Intern Fellowship Program offers approximately 6 stipends to law students who intern during the summer months at nonprofit organizations providing civil legal services to low-income clients in Massachusetts. Students must work 10 weeks. Pay: Stipends have a maximum amount of $6,000. Students may receive funding from other sources to […]

The Peggy Browning Fund Summer Internship

The Peggy Browning Fund Summer Internship2009 Deadline: January 15, 2009 Pay: minimum $4,500 stipend for 10 weeks The Peggy Browning Fund will support between 40 and 50 funded Summer Fellowships in labor-related organizations throughout the United States. Participating labor organizations and application materials are available at: http://www.peggybrowningfund.org/apply.htmlA cover letter, resume and completed application form must […]

Federal Communications Bar Association (FCBA) Foundation Stipends

The FCBA Foundation Now Accepting Applications for Funding of Unpaid Legal Internships at Government Agencies:For the sixteenth consecutive year, the Federal Communications Bar Association (FCBA) Foundation will award stipends to law students from its Chairman Robert E. Lee Scholarship and Internship Fund. In 2009, the Foundation will award at least five $5,000 stipends to law […]

Opportunities for Students Interested in Southeast Asia

The following are two opportunities for students interested in Southeast Asia: 1. Bridges Across Borders Southeast Asia International Legal Studies Internship Program Bridges Across Borders Southeast Asia (“BABSEA”) is preparing to host the 6th Annual BABSEA International Legal Studies Internship Program from May through August 2009. The internship program seeks to connect the skills of […]

Charlotte Legal Diversity Clerkship Program

The Charlotte Legal Diversity Clerkship Program: A Unique Program Allowing First-Year Law Students to Experience Law Practice within a Law Firm and a Corporate Legal Department The Mecklenburg County Bar is pleased to offer the 2009 Charlotte Legal Diversity Clerkship Program. This internship opportunity is a highly competitive program that places first-year law students who […]

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: […]

Critical Dates for Judicial Law Clerk Hiring (Fall 2009)

Information on the Law Clerk Hiring Plan for 2009 has been released. Some key information is below and the rest may be found on the Plan’s website. THE LAW CLERK HIRING PLAN FOR 2009 The hiring of law clerks will be done no sooner than the Fall of the third year of law school. The […]

Wal-Mart Legal Department Summer Internship Program

Wal-Mart’s Legal Department welcomes first and second year law students to submit applications for the Wal-Mart Legal Department’s 2009 Summer Internship program to be held in Bentonville, Arkansas from May 18, 2009 – August 7, 2009. The 12-week program is designed to expose law students to legal issues in a corporate retail setting and to […]

Introducing the New CDO Student Portal!

The Career Development Office’s new Student Portal provides students with access to important job search related materials including employment opportunities, application forms and employer information. Students must log on using their UM law email and password to access the site. Once logged in, access materials by selecting the “Shared Documents” link and then choosing the […]