Career Services Blog

OCI Strategies from Top Houston Law Firms on August 3, 2016 – RSVP

Partners from four of Houston’s premier law firms will offer strategies and answer your questions about law firm interviewing and hiring. Panelists include Ileana M. Blanco, Managing Partner, DLA Piper LLP; Scott Ellis, Hiring Partner, Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP; Teresa Schneider, Chief Recruiting Officer, Winstead PC; and Ruthie White, Office Managing Principal, Jackson Lewis PC. Hosted […]

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Upcoming Public Policy Deadlines for Rising 2Ls & 3Ls (July 29, 2016)

For more information about the positions below, please visit the 2015-16 Public Policy Handbook  online. For programs with “Rolling Deadlines,” please review applications and apply early as these positions are filled on an ongoing basis. Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit the Experiential Learning: Internships page online to learn more. If you would like to have […]

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Free Webinar: U.S. DOJ Honors Program and Summer Law Intern Program

Texas Law students are invited to a webinar answering questions about the DOJ’s Attorney General’s Honors Program. During the webinars, participants will obtain a brief overview of this year’s programs; receive answers to questions about the application; and gain an understanding of the hiring timeline. Participants are encouraged to review the application prior to the […]

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Upcoming Public Policy Deadlines for Rising 2Ls & 3Ls (July 22, 2016)

For more information about the positions below, please visit the 2015-16 Public Policy Handbook  online. For programs with “Rolling Deadlines,” please review applications and apply early as these positions are filled on an ongoing basis. Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit the Experiential Learning: Internships page online to learn more. If you would like to have […]

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Last Impressions Count

From Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners.  Long before you started your summer employment experience, someone likely told you about the importance of making a positive first impression. You couldn’t have received better advice. Study after study indicates that employers develop initial reactions to prospective employees almost instantaneously. Once an impression is […]

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Boston Consulting Group Coffee Chat in Austin on July 22, 2016

Representatives from the Boston Consulting Group, which is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy, will be hosting informal coffee chats on Friday, July 22 in Austin for Advanced Degree Candidates (ADCs) pursuing JDs that are interested in full-time career opportunities in 2017 and want to learn more about […]

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McKinsey & Company: 2017 Full-time and Intern Opportunities, Happy Hours and More

McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm hiring advanced professional degree candidates. More than 40 percent of their 9,000+ consultants in worldwide hold JD and other advanced degrees. Upcoming Happy Hours Texas Law rising 2Ls and 3Ls are invited to their upcoming happy hours in Chicago and Washington, D.C. Please RSVP online. McKinsey […]

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Upcoming Government Honors & Internship Deadlines for Rising 2Ls & 3Ls (June 24, 2016)

Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit the Experiential Learning: Internships page online to learn more. For programs with “Rolling Deadlines,” please review applications and apply early as these positions are filled on an ongoing basis. If you are interested in applying for a government or public policy position, we encouraged you to have your application materials […]

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Upcoming Public Policy Deadlines for Rising 2Ls & 3Ls (June 24, 2016)

Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit the Experiential Learning: Internships page online to learn more. For programs with “Rolling Deadlines,” please review applications and apply early as these positions are filled on an ongoing basis. If you are interested in applying for a government or public policy position, we encouraged you to have your application materials […]

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Tools to Prepare You for a Successful Interviewing Season

In addition to the 2016 Fall OCI Guidelines and 2016 Fall OCI List of Participating Employers (Excel), below are key resources, many exclusively for Texas Law students, to help you research employers for ranking your OCI bids as well as prepare for your interviews. Navigating Fall OCI Rising 3Ls Chrissy Hocker, Jessica Jolivet, Blair Watler, […]

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