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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 […]

3L+ Law Prep Houston Diversity Reception on July 9, 2014 – Limited Free Students Tickets Available Until July 2

Celebrate diversity in the legal profession with 3L+ Law Prep at its inaugural Houston Diversity Reception on Wednesday, July 9, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Houston, 1200 Louisiana Street. The reception will include appetizers and drinks, an opportunity to network with local firms, and hear from inspiring speakers including Bruce Ruzinsky, Partner and […]

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’ […]

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 […]

Southeastern Minority Job Fair (SEMJF; July 25-26, 2014) – Register by Monday, April 21, 2014

Southeastern Minority Job Fair (SEMJF) Friday-Saturday, July 25-26, 2014 Hyatt Regency Suites Perimeter Northwest in Marietta, GA Students may now register for the Southeastern Minority Job Fair (SEMJF), which provides legal employers throughout the U.S. an opportunity to interview rising second- and third-year law students, as well as recent graduates, from more than 50 ABA-approved […]

Austin Bar Association’s Diversity Fellowship Program for 1Ls – Apply by February 1, 2014

Austin Bar Association’s Diversity Fellowship Program for 1Ls Apply by February 1, 2014 In the Program’s fourth year, 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 […]

Paid Judicial Intern Opportunity Program for 1Ls & 2Ls

The mission of the Judicial Intern Opportunity Program is to provide opportunities to students who are members of racial and ethnic groups that are traditionally underrepresented in the profession. The program also provides opportunities to students with disabilities, students who are economically disadvantaged, and students who identify themselves as LGBT. The ABA Section of Litigation, […]

Lavender Law Career Fair (August 22-24) – Early Bird Registration closes July 26, 2013

The National LGBT Bar Association’s annual Lavender Law Career Fair is designed to achieve a sense of community and inclusion for LGBT candidates within the legal profession’s recruiting efforts. By participating in this career fair, candidates will talk directly to LGBT-friendly recruiters from law firms, government agencies, LGBT rights groups, and corporate legal departments. Register […]

Vault Releases 2014 Best Law Firms to Work For

(From Vault Law Editors, July 16, 2013): Vault recognizes that prestige is just one factor among many for law students and associates searching for the right law firm. For some candidates, quality of life weighs far more heavily in their considerations than a firm’s reputation in the community. That’s why each year Vault compiles its […]

Sunbelt Minority Recruitment Program (August 23) – Apply by July 12, 2013

The 2013 Sunbelt Job Fair will be held Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at the Wyndham Dallas Suites, Park Central.  Students from law schools in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, New Mexico and Arizona will be participating in the job fair. It is our policy that all students from eligible law schools may register for our event. However, […]