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How to Nail the On-Campus Interview

(August 7, 2014 via The American Lawyer): Grover Cleveland, author of Swimming Lessons for Baby Sharks: The Essential Guide to Thriving as a New Lawyer, gives law students tips on surviving (and winning) on-campus interviews via his article “How to Nail the On-Campus Interview” on The American Lawyer.

10 Things To Do Before the Summer Ends

Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com) who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners, recently posted these useful tips. From her July 2014 enewsletter: Over the next few weeks your time as a summer associate or intern will rapidly come to a close. Before you leave your summer employer, make sure you do the following 10 things to ensure you […]

Vault’s Best Summer Associate Programs for 2015

(From Vault.com -  Nicole Weber | July 10, 2014)  When it comes to finding a career in the legal industry, one of the most important decisions prospective lawyers can make is choosing the right summer associate program. In Vault’s annual associate survey, in which nearly 17,000 law firm associates participated, they asked first- through third-year […]

Vault’s Best Law Firms for Diversity

(From Vault.com – Nicole Weber | July 15, 2014) A firm’s commitment to diversity directly impacts employee satisfaction, but also the bottom line. Maintaining a diverse workforce is essential to meeting the changing and wide-ranging needs of clients, and clients recognize this fact—they want to work with diverse teams of attorneys who will bring a […]

Dallas Association of Young Lawyers New INRoads Program – Sign Up Today

INroads is a program where new Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL) members can become acquainted with DAYL and all it has to offer including its committees, community service, networking opportunities, CLE programs, and great people. INroads is a year-long program that will match DAYL members who are looking to become more involved with DAYL […]

Vault’s Best Law Firms to Work For

(From Vault.com – Nicole Webber | July 08, 2014) While prestige is certainly an important factor in the law firm job-seeking process, there are many other aspects of firm life to consider as well. In Vault’s annual Law Firm Associate Survey nearly 17,000 associates rated and commented on various areas of their work life including […]

Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia Open House & PATH Conference

For students working in or visiting Washington, DC this summer, the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia (PDS) is hosting the following free events: PDS Summer Open House & Fall OCI Preview Thursday, July 24, at 5:30 p.m. Join PDS on Thursday, July 24, at 5:30 p.m. for an open house and on-campus […]

Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Rising 3L, Michelle Hood

The CSO asked several students and recent grads to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more. Rising 3L student, Michelle Hood, who will be splitting […]

Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Recent Grad, Aleza Remis

The CSO asked several students and recent grads to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more. Aleza Remis, who spent her 2L summer working at […]

Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Rising 3L, C.C. Huang

The CSO asked several students and recent grads to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more. Rising 3L student, C.C. Huang, who is working this […]