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January 2010

Florida Supreme Court Internship Program for Distinguished Florida Law Students

Applications are now being accepted for the Florida Supreme Court Internship Program for Distinguished Florida Law Students for summer 2010 (open to 1Ls and 2Ls).  Interns are selected from all accredited Florida law schools. Participants in this program will function as law clerks to an individual justice, a central staff law clerk working for all […]

Apellate Court Internships for Summer 2010

Judges on the First Circuit Court of Appeal in Tallahassee are seeking judicial interns for the summer. Interested students should submit the following application materials: Cover letter Resume Writing Sample Transcript 3 letters of recommendation In order to be eligible, students must complete a course in Evidence before the start of the internship.  The internships […]

Florida Bar Solo and Small Firm Interview Program

The General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section of the Florida Bar cordially invites all law students to participate in the 2010 Solo and Small Firm Interview Program, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, March 27, 2010 from 12-2 p.m. in Orlando, Florida. Applicants will be interviewed for entry-level associate positions, summer 2010 clerkships, […]

Landing Your First Job in a Tough Economy

Join Debra Frank Montero, Esq., a recruiter with Robert Half Legal, as she presents “Landing Your First Job in a Tough Economy.” During this timely and dynamic presentation, Ms. Montero will discuss the “invisible” job market, how to develop an effective job search strategy, valuable networking skills and how to make yourself into the most […]

Chambers Associate Publication

Chambers Associate is a publication from Chambers and Partners legal publishers aimed at helping US law students find the firm that’s right for them. It provides in-depth, independent research and a nuanced portrayal of the nation’s top law firms. Chambers Associate provides: • FREE website and print edition • Comprehensive firm features based on lengthy […]

In Search of Housing for the Summer?

Every year, law students around the country spend their summer in a different city. Finding housing for the summer is one of the biggest challenges to spending a summer away. Below are some resources that may help you if you are looking for housing this summer: 1. The NALP Apartment Exchange allows students to search for […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of January 25, 2010)

Monday, January 25 OCI Information and Symplicity Training Session 12:30 p.m. – Room 108 Tuesday, January 26 NYU Job Fair Interview Preparation for International LL.M. Students 12:30 p.m. – Room 216B The Spring Judicial Internship Program Orientation has been rescheduled.  An email will be sent to all students who applied for the program. Wednesday, January […]

Funding for Unpaid Communications-Related Legal Internships

FCBA Foundation Now Accepting Applications for Funding of Unpaid Communications-Related Legal Internships For the seventeenth 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 2010, the Foundation will award at least five $5,000 stipends to law students employed […]

The Point Foundation Scholarship

The Point Foundation provides scholarships, mentorship, leadership training and hope for students of merit who have been marginalized due to sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Additionally, Point Foundation provides programs that affect social change by challenging attitudes that contribute to social stigma and its resulting prejudice, which is often experienced by those in […]

Invitation to Attend a State and Government Law Event at the ABA Mid-Year Meeting in Orlando

During the ABA Mid-Year Meeting taking place in Orlando, FL next month, the ABA Section of State and Local Government Law will hosting a panel and reception on February 4th at 4:00 p.m. at Todd English’s Bluezoo Lobby on the 1st level of the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel.   The reception is geared toward showing […]