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5 Questions for Summer Associates & Interns

Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com) who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners, recently posted these useful tips. From her June 2014 enewsletter: 5 Questions for Summer Associates & Interns If you started work a few weeks ago as a summer associate or intern, by now, you should feel fairly comfortable around the office. You should know something about […]

Getting the Most From Your Summer Clerkship

Gavin Villarreal, ’98, a partner at Baker Botts (Austin), discusses how summer clerks can learn the most and maximize the odds of getting an employment offer when the summer ends in the article “Getting the Most From Your Summer Clerkship” (Gavin Villarreal, Texas Lawyer, June 9, 2014). Learn how to work with a mentor, produce […]

Litigation and Advocacy Directors Conference in Austin – Registration scholarship request due June 6, 2014

The National Legal Aid & Defender Association’s annual Litigation and Advocacy Directors Conference, will be held July 12-15 at the Hyatt Regency in Austin, TX.  NLADA’s Litigation and Advocacy Directors’ Conference is a national gathering of experienced advocacy leaders designed to foster peer interaction and learning on the most important litigation and other strategic advocacy […]

Law Firm Summer Receptions for Rising 2Ls (Class of 2016)

Each summer, many law firms across the country hosts receptions so rising 2Ls may learn more about the firms and become acquainted with attorneys and recruiting staff prior to Fall OCI. Invitations will be sent directly by the firms; however, you may also see the complete list  on UT Law Symplicity and select the ‘Events’ […]

Sports Lawyers Association Networking Event in New York on June 10, 2014 – RSVP

The Sports Lawyers Association, along with the ISDE/St. John’s LL.M. in International and Comparative Sports Law, invites UT Law students and alumni to a free networking event and panel discussion: Cross-Border and International Aspects of New Media Tuesday, June 10, 2014 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 4 Times Square, New York, […]

Vault Career Insider Now Available

UT Law students now have access to the Vault Career Insider, which is is an educational tool that provides you unlimited, online access to comprehensive career information and management tools. It includes access to: Industry and Professions: Build the foundation for your career search by researching a broad range of disciplines with quick, easy-to-read profiles […]

Share the Wealth Clerkship Program

Just The Beginning – A Pipeline Organization (JTB-APO)’s Share the Wealth Clerkship Program is a special opportunity to be considered for multiple federal district court clerkships in one interview: rising 2Ls and 3Ls and recent graduates interested in a federal judicial clerkship are encouraged to apply for this opportunity. The application process is ongoing for seven district […]

Nonpracticing Opportunities: Boston Consulting Group Webinars (Summer 2014)

The Boston Consulting Group invites law students and attorneys to join as many of the webinars below as you would like to learn more of what it’s like to be a consultant if you choose a nonpracticing career path with your J.D. You may register online for the session(s) you would like to attend. Once […]

Advice from Big Firm Summer Associates Who Got Offers

What do summer associates need to know to succeed? Students are encouraged to read the article “Advice from Big Firm Summer Associates Who Got Offers” (Jeanne Graham, Texas Lawyer, May 19, 2014) to obtain advice from UT Law 2013 grads, Jennifer Cannan and Kevin Hess, and others, who worked as summer associates at their respective […]

Sublite: A Student-to-Student Subletting Network

Founded by students at Yale and the University of Pennsylvania, SubLite provides an easy solution to finding the perfect summer sublet for university students across the United States. Unlike other housing platforms, all users are verified using their school email addresses. There are currently more than 2,200 users from undergraduate, law, and business school across […]