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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’ […]

Sports Lawyers Association Networking Event in New York on June 10, 2014 – RSVP

The Sports Lawyers Association, along with the ISDE/St. John’s LL.M. in International and Comparative Sports Law, invites UT Law students and alumni to a free networking event and panel discussion: Cross-Border and International Aspects of New Media Tuesday, June 10, 2014 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 4 Times Square, New York, […]

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 […]

Advice from Big Firm Summer Associates Who Got Offers

What do summer associates need to know to succeed? Students are encouraged to read the article “Advice from Big Firm Summer Associates Who Got Offers” (Jeanne Graham, Texas Lawyer, May 19, 2014) to obtain advice from UT Law 2013 grads, Jennifer Cannan and Kevin Hess, and others, who worked as summer associates at their respective […]

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 […]