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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.

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 […]

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 […]

Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Recent Grad, Aleza Remis

The CSO asked several students and recent grads to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more. Aleza Remis, who spent her 2L summer working at […]

Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Rising 3L, C.C. Huang

The CSO asked several students and recent grads to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more. Rising 3L student, C.C. Huang, who is working this […]

Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Rising 3L, Samoneh Kadivar

The CSO asked several students and recent grads to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more. Rising 3L student, Samoneh Kadivar, who will be splitting […]

5 Questions for Summer Associates & Interns

Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com) who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners, recently posted these useful tips. From her June 2014 enewsletter: 5 Questions for Summer Associates & Interns If you started work a few weeks ago as a summer associate or intern, by now, you should feel fairly comfortable around the office. You should know something about […]

Getting the Most From Your Summer Clerkship

Gavin Villarreal, ’98, a partner at Baker Botts (Austin), discusses how summer clerks can learn the most and maximize the odds of getting an employment offer when the summer ends in the article “Getting the Most From Your Summer Clerkship” (Gavin Villarreal, Texas Lawyer, June 9, 2014). Learn how to work with a mentor, produce […]

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 […]