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10 Ways To Make a Positive Lasting Impression This Summer

Mary Crane (, who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners, recently posted this in her June 2015 enewsletter. About a month ago, you made your first foray into the world of professional work. Odds are that you made a great first impression. Use the next month to build a lasting impression that will lead to a job offer […]

ABA Law Student Reporters Program – Apply by Friday, June 5, 2015

The ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law subcommittee in the Law Student Action Group and would like to invite Texas Law students to apply to their Law Student Reporters Program. Participants selected for the Program are given complimentary registration to the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law’s #IPCentral at the American Bar Association’s Annual Meeting […]

CSO Panels & Workshops Available Online

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): Law Firm Career Panels Government Career Panel & Workshops Public Interest Career Panels & Workshops Judical Clerkship and Internship Workshop & Panels

New Texas State Bar Rule Affecting Summer Employment

Students working in Texas this summer (or might be working here later) should be familiar that the State Bar’s ethics committee has enacted a new rule (State Bar of Texas Opinion No. 644). The rule makes it harder for employers to hire you if you’ve ever worked on the other side of a case that […]

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 […]