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October 2009

“The Future of Securities Litigation in Changing Times”

The Dade County Bar Association, Civil Litigation Committee, presents “The Future of Securities Litigation in Changing Times.” Speakers: Tracy A. Nichols, Holland & Knight Adam Moskowitz, Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton Eric I. Bustillo, Chief of the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Economic & Environmental Crimes Section This is a great opportunity for law students to network with securities and […]

The Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship

The Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship was established in 1981 by the Women’s Transportation Seminar (“WTS”) to encourage women to pursue career paths in transportation. The scholarship is awarded to women pursuing graduate studies in transportation or a related field.  In memory of Helene M. Overly, the first Executive Secretary of WTS, the Board of […]

To All Graduating Students Interested in a Career Working for Social Justice

Information Session An organizer from the DART Center will be on the University of Miami campus to present information to applicants interested in careers working for social, economic, and racial justice.  The session will discuss: Strengthening relationships through One-on-Ones Developing leaders in communities to take direct action on issues of injustice Congregation-based coalition building The […]

FASPE Fellowships at Auschwitz – For the Study of Professional Ethics

FASPE is an innovative program for students in professional schools designed to address contemporary ethical issues through a unique historical context. The Fellowships provide law, medical, seminary, journalism and business students a structured program of study that initially focuses on the role of their chosen professions in Nazi Germany and the Holocaust and uses that […]

University of Miami School of Law Spring 2010 Internship – Natural Resources Defense Council (2L, 3L)

Earn 12 credits for a Litigation/Regulations Internship in New York City or Washington, DC for the Spring 2010 semester.  Prerequisites:  You must be presently enrolled or have completed Environmental Law and Administrative Law or their equivalent.  To Apply:  Submit your resume, a writing sample, a cover letter expressing your interest in the position and a […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 26, 2009)

Coming Up This Week:  International Law Informational Career Fair – Monday, October 26th from 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Student Lounge  1L Career Development Office Orientation – Tuesday, October 27th at 12:30 p.m. – Room 352  1L Career Development Office Orientation – Wednesday, October 28th at 12:30 p.m. – Learning Center 170  1L Career Development […]

You Can Now Watch Spencer Aronfeld’s Presentation Titled “Everything You Need to Know About Opening Your Own Shop” Via Podcast

If you missed Spencer Aronfeld’s presentation titled “Everything You Need to Know About Opening Your Own Shop” on Tuesday, October 20th, you may access a podcast file with any computer and connection to the internet. Here is the link to the file: http://echo-01.law.miami.edu:8080/ess/echo/presentation/546482ea-23d2-46d0-b0fc-c1687ea244e3  You may need to copy and paste the link into a browser […]

The Bet Tzedek Summer Clerkship Program

Summer Clerkship Program Bet Tzedek’s nationally known summer clerkship program draws top law students from Southern California and around the country for an intensive 10-11 week internship experience in legal services. Several hundred applicants each year apply for the 25-30 placements available at our offices. Students are given the opportunity to work hands-on with clients, […]

Upcoming Government Honors Deadlines

Details of these programs are provided in the 2009-10 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at http://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm.  Upcoming 2L Government Honors Deadlines:  * Federal Trade Commission – Bureau of Consumer Protection 2010 Summer Law Clerk Program (Paid, Due 10/30/09) * EEOC – OGC Summer Intern Program (Unpaid, Due 10/31/09)   * EPA – Region 7 […]

American Bar Association Resources for Law Students and Graduates

ABA Job Board – Allows individuals to create a profile, upload their resume and cover letters and search, save and apply for jobs. In addition, they can track the status of their applications, manage privacy settings, and be notified when jobs that match their search criteria become available.  To visit, log on to http://jobs.abanet.org/.  Economic […]