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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 […]

Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Rising 3L, Samoneh Kadivar

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, Samoneh Kadivar, who will be splitting […]

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 […]

Considering a nonpracticing career? Register for the More Than Money Careers Platform.

Considering a nonpracticing career? Register for the More Than Money Careers Platform. More Than Money (MTM) Careers is a certified benefit corporation, dedicated to help emerging professional change makers get clear, get connected, and get hired for internships and jobs that maximize impact and income. MTM Careers’ process leverages brain sciences principles and more than […]

What Employers Really Value

As many of you gear up for Spring OCI and job fairs, we encourage you to read the article “What Employers Really Value” in ABA’s Student Lawyer (Vol. 42, No. 6, February 2014). Erin Binns, Director of Career Planning at Marquette University Law School, states that “despite all the hype (especially at this time of […]

Career Resources in the Tarlton and CSO Libraries

You may search the CSO’s Online Resource Library’s catalog for career and professional development handouts, books, periodicals, online resources, as well as audio and video recordings of CSO panels and workshops. Books from the CSO Resource Library may be checked out from the CSO during office hours, which are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, in TNH […]

Be Prepared: How to Research Employers for Your Interviews

Joe Noel, Reference Librarian with the Tarlton Law Library, has produced a 10-minute PowerPoint presentation on how to use various resources available for researching employers including the NALP Directory, Chambers Associate, Vault Career Insider, The American Lawyer, Martindale.com, Lexis Advance, Law360, Westlaw Next, Bloomberg Law, and more. We encourage students to take a moment to […]

Interviewing Tips & Resources

Job interviews vary in style and format depending upon the interviewer and the applicant. The content, however, typically centers around two issues: what you can offer the employer and what the employer can offer you. Careful preparation will enable you to be more confident and present yourself as an attractive potential employee. Interview Guides on […]