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Available Online: Recordings of CSO Panels & Workshops

Did you miss a program this past year? You may now review many of the panels and workshops presented by the Career Services Office this past year (UT EID required): Government Career Panel & Workshops International Law Career Panels Judical Clerkship and Internship Workshop & Panels Law Firm Career Panels Nonpracticing / Alternative Career Panels […]

Free CLE for UT Law Students: Ethical Pitfalls of Starting Your Own Practice on Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The Travis County Women Lawyers’ Association has invited UT Law students to join them at their General Membership/CLE meeting featuring “Ethical Pitfalls of Starting Your Own Practice.” A four-member panel, consisting of Amie Rodnick, ‘78, Kiele Linroth Pace, ‘00, Jana Terry, and Shannon Hutcheson, ‘96, will each discuss their experiences with ethical issues in starting […]

Free CLE for UT Law Students: A Survey of Texas Legal Updates on Friday, April 25, 2014

A Survey of Texas Legal Updates (CLE) Friday, April 25, all day at the Texas Law Center in downtown Austin The Hispanic Issues Section of the State Bar of Texas is presenting a full-day CLE event, “A Survey of Texas Legal Updates,” in Austin on Friday, April 25, at the Texas Law Center, 1414 Colorado […]

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 […]

UT Law Environmental Law Internship Guide now available online

The Center for Global Energy, International Arbitration, and Environmental Law, Environmental Law Society, and Career Services Office has published an updated version of the UT Law Environmental Law Internship Guide. This guide contains information about internships and clerkships in the government, nonprofit and law firm sectors in Texas and the U.S.

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 […]

Upcoming 1L Holiday Receptions

For a list of upcoming holiday parties and open houses for 1Ls at more than 30 law firms across the country, please see the list on UT Law Symplicity by selecting the ‘Events’ tab. Learn a few tips on how to make the most of opportunities during the winter break to grow your network and add a […]

Hoover IP² 2014 Summer Institute – Student and Recent Grads May Submit Applications by January 14, 2014

Hoover IP² (Hoover Institution Working Group on Intellectual Property, Innovation, and Prosperity) is launching a summer teaching institute on the economics and politics of regulation to be held on the campus of Stanford University from August 4-15, 2014. The purpose of the Hoover IP² Summer Institute is to educate young policy makers and judicial clerks […]

UT Law Professional Development Institute – Registration Opens on November 20, 2013

The UT Law Professional Development Institute (PDI), which will be held in early Spring 2014, will be taught by industry experts and practicing attorneys, covering facets of new attorney professionalism most sought after by legal employers. Whether you’re a 1L preparing for your first summer clerkship or the fall recruiting season, a 2L working to […]

UT Law Alumnae at SCOTUS – Tuesday, October 1, 2013

UT Law Alumnae at SCOTUS Tuesday, October 1, from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the Sheffield Room Come hear what it’s like to argue and win a case in front of the Supreme Court of the United States from two of UT Law’s own:  Jane Webre, ’89, counsel of record in Gunn v. Minton, and Cindy Connolly, ’96, co-counsel. […]