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Nonpracticing Internship & Postgraduate Opportunities at Liberal Arts Career & Internship Fair on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

All Texas Law students are invited to attend the Fall 2014 Career and Internship Fair presented by the Liberal Arts Career Services & Liberal Arts Council.  Take advantage of this opportunity to launch your career or find an internship. Come professionally dressed and bring several copies of your resume. Meet recruiters from a variety of companies […]

Free opportunity to attend the Texas Tribune Festival, September 19-21, 2014

Texas Tribune Festival September 19-21, 2014 in Austin, TX Attend the Texas Tribune Festival and network with fellow students, representatives from sponsoring businesses, elected officials and other speakers in attendance. See full schedule of student events. Students are eligible for a special registration rate of $50. Don’t have $50? Volunteer to work a shift and […]

The Secrets of Successful Networking Revealed

(Kaitlin Edleman, Vault Blogs, September 10, 2014): Selena Soo, a business and publicity strategist, provides tips to ease the pain of cold networking and to create meaningful contacts more effectively. She explains three simple secrets in the article “The Secrets of Successful Networking.”

Nonpracticing Careers – McCombs Undergraduate Career Expo on Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Texas Law students are invited to attend the McCombs School of Business Undergraduate Career Expo to meet with participating employers. Undergraduate Career Expo Wednesday, September 10, 2014 UT RecSports Center, 2nd Floor Time Open to all UT Majors: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Event Entry Requirements Students must have a valid UT ID and be […]

Dallas Association of Young Lawyers New INRoads Program – Sign Up Today

INroads is a program where new Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL) members can become acquainted with DAYL and all it has to offer including its committees, community service, networking opportunities, CLE programs, and great people. INroads is a year-long program that will match DAYL members who are looking to become more involved with DAYL […]

Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia Open House & PATH Conference

For students working in or visiting Washington, DC this summer, the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia (PDS) is hosting the following free events: PDS Summer Open House & Fall OCI Preview Thursday, July 24, at 5:30 p.m. Join PDS on Thursday, July 24, at 5:30 p.m. for an open house and on-campus […]

3L+ Law Prep Houston Diversity Reception on July 9, 2014 – Limited Free Students Tickets Available Until July 2

Celebrate diversity in the legal profession with 3L+ Law Prep at its inaugural Houston Diversity Reception on Wednesday, July 9, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Houston, 1200 Louisiana Street. The reception will include appetizers and drinks, an opportunity to network with local firms, and hear from inspiring speakers including Bruce Ruzinsky, Partner and […]

Litigation and Advocacy Directors Conference in Austin – Registration scholarship request due June 6, 2014

The National Legal Aid & Defender Association’s annual Litigation and Advocacy Directors Conference, will be held July 12-15 at the Hyatt Regency in Austin, TX.  NLADA’s Litigation and Advocacy Directors’ Conference is a national gathering of experienced advocacy leaders designed to foster peer interaction and learning on the most important litigation and other strategic advocacy […]

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, […]