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April 22, 2011

MPACT Career Fair for Law Students and Attorneys with Disabilities

The 7th annual IMPACT Career Fair for Law Students and Attorneys with Disabilities will be held Friday, August 5 in Washington, DC.

The student/grad registration deadline is Thursday, July 10. For more information, visit the website here.

April 20, 2011

Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair

The 2011 Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair will take place August 5-6, 2011, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown Kansas City. Last year, Kansas City played host to nearly 100 students from over 40 Law Schools from across the nation who had the opportunity to interview with 25 area law firms, organizations and government agencies. We hope to make this year's job fair an even bigger success. Early bird registration deadline is May 25. For more information, click here.

1L: OCI FIRM RECEPTIONS

Take advantage of a great networking opportunity. OCI firms are here to tell you about their summer associate programs. Don't miss out on the opportunity to meet and talk to firm associates about their work, the firm's practice areas, and what they seek in a summer associate candidate. Attending these sessions will go a long way towards preparing you for OCI.

Dorsey & Whitney
April 20, 12:15PM, Rm. 65

Join Dorsey & Whitney attorneys to learn about the firm and hear about their summer associate program. Lunch provided!

Leonard Street and Deinard
April 21, 12:15, Rm. 30

Join Leonard Street and Deinard attorneys from the firm's litigation and transactional practices to learn about the firm and discuss the difference between transactional and litigation work. Lunch provided! Please RSVP to Brooke Iacarella at brooke.iacarella@leonard.com

Gray Plant Mooty
April 25, 12:15PM, Auerbach Commons

Don't miss out on the opportunity to meet and talk with Gray Plant Mootyattorneys to learn more about the firm and their summer associate program. Get to know why the firm was named one of the Mpls/St. Paul Business Journal's "Best Places to Work." Lunch provided.

Briggs & Morgan
April 26, 12:15PM; Auerbach Commons

Join Briggs & Morgan associates to learn more about the firm and their summer associate program. Lunch provided.

April 15, 2011

Equal Justice Works National Advisory Committee Applications now Available

The NAC seeks to recruit three (3) new law student members and three (3) law school professional (faculty and staff) members to serve two-year terms from August 1, 2011 to June 30, 2013.

The NAC provides a vehicle through which students and professionals at Equal Justice Works member law schools help advance the organization's goal of having students develop a lifelong commitment of working on behalf of under-represented individuals, communities and causes.

Additional information about the NAC including a list of current members is available at:
http://www.equaljusticeworks.org/about/national-advisory-committee

Applications are available at: http://www.equaljusticeworks.org/law-school/nac

April 6, 2011

Register for the 7th Annual Bay Area Diversity Career Fair

Saturday, August 6, 2011

The Hilton San Francisco
Financial District
San Francisco, California

The Bay Area Diversity Career Fair attracts hiring representatives from the Bay Area's most prominent law firms and government legal departments. Only law students who will have completed their first year of law school by the time of interviews are eligible to participate.

A welcome cocktail reception for applicants and employers will be held on
Friday, August 5, 2011 at:
The Orrick Building
405 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Register here.

Student registration begins:
Monday, May 16, 2011

Student registration deadline:
Friday, June 17, 2011

For additional information please go to:
http://www.sfbar.org/careerfair

Or contact:
Elizabeth Greiner and Jenny Li
Bay Area Diversity Career Fair Project Managers
registration@orrick.com

Lauren Luke
BASF Diversity Pipeline Programs Manager
careerfair@sfbar.org

2011 Summer Corps Application Deadline Extension

The deadline for submitting the 2011 Summer Corps application has been extended to 11:59 p.m. EDT on Sunday, April 10, 2011. All other requirements for the application will remain the same.

To apply or complete your application, click here.

Applicants will be informed of their acceptance status by no later than May 2, 2011.