Events

  • Mar 31
    1Ls: Course Selection & Targeted Career Planning: Corporate-Transactional Law 9:30 AMLaw School 4047

    Join Professor Erika Buell and Mackenzie Morse (L'06), a partner in the corporate group of K& L Gates, for a detailed discussion on how to build academic and professional experiences that support a career in corporate-transactional law. Jointly sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs and the Career & Professional Development Center, this session is part of the Professional Development Series for the Class of 2017. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 31
    2L Summer Success: Legal Research Refresher - What to Know Before You Go 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Are you ready for real-world legal research? Join the Duke Law research instructors to learn about the latest tools practitioners use, low-cost research database alternatives, and how to navigate local court rules and dockets. Co-sponsored by the J. Michael Goodson Law Library and the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 7
    1Ls: Course Selection & Targeted Career Planning: Litigation 9:30 AMLaw School 4047

    Join Professor James Coleman and David Lindsay (L'97), a litigation partners at K&L Gates, for a detailed discussion on how to build academic and professional experiences that support a career in litigation. Jointly sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs and the Career & Professional Development Center, this session is part of the Professional Development Series for the Class of 2017. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 7
    2L Summer Success: Key Insights from 3Ls 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Enhance your success this summer with a "head's up" from your 3L classmates! A 3L panel will share keys to pre-summer preparation; exceeding employers' expectations; making the most of employers' social offerings; and artfully addressing challenges as they arise. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 8
    Just-in-Time Career Fair 10:00 AMBryan Center

    The Duke Career Center, in collaboration with Fuqua's Master of Management Studies program, Duke's Nicholas School of the Environment, and Duke's Sanford School of Public Policy encourages you to attend our annual Just-in-Time Career Fair. This Fair is a great opportunity for graduating seniors and graduate students to connect with employers who have immediate openings for internships and full-time employees. We will provide more information about the employers attending closer to the event date.

  • Apr 8
    How to Get the Most Out of Your Government or Public Interest Summer 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Join the Government and Public Service Society (GPS) for a lunchtime roundtable discussion on tips for success in government and public interest summer internships. Upperclass students with experience working in government or public interest internships will spearhead the discussion. This event is ideal for students interested in pursuing government or public interest work after graduation, as well as students working in government or public interest for the summer, but who may opt to pursue other post-graduate opportunities. Please RSVP via the Qualtrics survey below by Monday, April 6. Co-Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu or Chris D'Alessio at christopher.dalessio@lawnet.duke.edu. https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9HU3b6F8M68zfuJ

  • Apr 9
    Why Clerk? Lunch 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join our distinguished panel of Hardt Cup judges Allyson Duncan (4th Circuit Court of Appeals), James C. Dever III (Eastern District of North Carolina), and Paul V. Niemeyer (4th Circuit Court of Appeals) for lunch, when they will discuss the topic, "Why Clerk?" Each judge will offer his/her perspective of the benefits of clerking, talk about how they use their clerks, and take questions from you about the process. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Hannah Beardsley at Hannah.beardsley@law.duke.edu.