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How Innovation is Changing the Legal Landscape on March 31, 2015 – RSVP

How Innovation is Changing the Legal Landscape Tuesday, March 31, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Google and Facebook did not exist 20 years ago and yet they have completely changed the way the world works. What role has their rapid growth had on the law? How have they operated in areas where there are no laws? What […]

Updated Texas Law Mentor Directory now available on Symplicity

The updated Texas Law Mentor Directory, now available on Symplicity, is a valuable resource for Texas Law students seeking information on a wide range of topics, from career paths to job search advice, to job market trends in diverse geographic locations. Texas Law alumni are available to share their insights and expertise with students seeking […]

Loyola Patent Law Interview Program – Student Registration Now Open thru March 9, 2015

The Loyola University Chicago School of Law will be hosting the 2015 Patent Law Interview Program on Thursday and Friday, July 30-31, in Chicago. This is a nationwide interview program that targets patent law employers and rising 2L and 3L students (Classes of 2016 and 2017). Last year roughly 135 employers, 190 law schools, and […]

Lawcountability, J.D. iPhone App now available

Texas Law students may download the Lawcountability, J.D. iPhone app via iTunes. The Lawcountability, J.D. app is designed to support Lawcountability, J.D. subscribers at law schools nationwide, who are interested in accessing the weekly videos, tasks, goals, journal, and dashboard associated with their individual accounts. You can marry great ideas and dynamic technology to help […]

Austin Bar Association’s Diversity Fellowship Program for 1Ls – Apply by February 1, 2015

Austin Bar Association’s Diversity Fellowship Program for 1Ls Apply by February 1, 2015 The Diversity Committee of the Austin Bar Association is pleased to announce its Diversity Fellowship Program.  In the Program’s sixth year, each fellow will be awarded a split-summer internship of at least 10 weeks.  The first half of the summer will be […]

2015 Professional Development Institute – Registration Opens at 9 p.m. on November 18, 2014

Enrollment is limited and will be awarded on a first-come basis! Texas Law Professional Development Institute Registration Opens Tuesday, November 18, at 9 p.m. via Eventbrite Law Firm Track Registration | Public Service Track Registration Attended each year by 200 Texas Law students, the Texas Law Professional Development Institute: Prepared For Practice (PDI) will be […]

Free Student Membership in the Austin Bar Association

Students at Texas Law may join the Austin Bar Association at no cost. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet established attorneys, learn more about practicing law, and witness firsthand the importance of giving back to the community. Complete the Law Student Application.

RSVP to Law Student Reception with Texas Minority Counsel on September 4, 2014

Texas Law students are invited to attend a reception during the State Bar of Texas 22nd Annual Texas Minority Counsel Program. Law Student Reception with Texas Minority Counsel Thursday, September 4, from 4:00-5:00 p.m. at The Westin Austin 4:00-5:00 p.m. at The Westin Austin at The Domain 11301 Domain Drive in Austin, TX RSVP is […]

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 […]