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Job and Networking Resources During COVID-19

The following is a highlight of a few resources available to students and soon to be graduates. You may also review a more comprehensive list of resources as well as resources for 3Ls and recent grads. Job Bank on Symplicity. Be sure to set up a Job Search Agent. Attorney Jobs in the USA for […]

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Peer-to-Peer Employer Insights Now Available

In addition to your employer research, get insider perspectives from 3Ls (Class of 2019) who have generously volunteered their time to answer your questions. More than 130 employers from the following sectors are listed: Law Firms | Judicial | Government | Public Interest | Business | Academic We’ll send you contact information to connect with […]

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Checklist for a Successful Summer Work Experience

Edited from Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners. If you are about to start your first job in the legal profession, your performance during the next ten weeks may be absolutely critical to your success. Your summer employment experience will help demonstrate that you also possess a variety of non-technical skills—from developing […]

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Summer Associates Who “Flex” Land Jobs

From Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners. Behavioral psychologists have long posited a working model that categorizes behaviors into four general groups. Every person possesses characteristics of each of the four behavioral styles. When people experience stress, however, most resort to one group of behaviors over the others. I refer to these […]

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Austin Bar Association Diversity Fellowship Program – Deadline Extended to Friday, Feb. 17, 2017

The Diversity Committee of the Austin Bar Association is pleased to announce its Diversity Fellowship Program.  Each fellow will be awarded a split-summer internship of at least 10 weeks.  The first half of the summer will be spent with a public sector employer (e.g., State District or County court -at-Law Judge, County or District Attorney’s Office) selected […]

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Join Bar Associations to Get Ahead

The winter break is a great opportunity to get to learn about and get involved with various bar associations. The American Bar Association (ABA) offers career-building opportunities, advocates for the profession, and promotes the rule of law worldwide. ABA membership gives law students tools and resources to help them succeed in school and beyond. ABA […]

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Jones Day 1L Diversity Conference – Apply Now

Jones Day is hosting “Perspectives and Pathways,” their second annual 1L Diversity Conference, on Saturday, April 1, 2017, in New York City, with Tracy M. Preston, Esq., Senior VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Neiman Marcus Group, Inc., as the luncheon keynote. The interactive conference sessions will impart practical advice and skills, with Jones […]

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