Summer Public Interest Job Search Webinars on 1/15 & 1/22 (Registration Open)
Want insight from nonprofit and government employers about what they look for in cover letters, resumes, and interviews? We're thrilled to partner with our friends at Equal Justice Works to present two webinars offering tips and best practices on the public-interest summer job hunt.
Attorneys with years of application review experience will highlight do's and don'ts; explain how and why public interest application materials may substantively differ from law firm materials; and explore the dynamics of personal interactions in interviews and networking situations. While the webinars will focus on the summerpublic interest job search, the information is applicable to postgraduate positions.
Webinar One: Cover Letters and Resumes on Tuesday, January 15, noon Eastern. Register here. Presenters:
Paul Chavez, Senior Attorney, Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights on the San Francisco Bay Area
Steve Grumm, Director of Public Service Initiatives, NALP
Ashley Matthews, PSJD Fellow, NALP
Jennifer Thomas, Legal Recruiting Director, Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia
Webinar Two: Interviewing and Networking on Tuesday, January 22, noon Eastern. Register here. Presenters:
Nita Mazumder, Equal Justice Works
Kate Devlin Joyce, Associate Director of Public Interest Programs, Boston College Law School
Daniel Goldman - Assistant Capital Defender, Northern Virginia Capital Defender's Office
We'll be taking Q&A during the webinars. So while we'll record and archive them, we encourage you to join us for the live webcasts. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.