Employer Receptions

Over the winter break, employers will hold receptions for students across the country and abroad. Below is information regarding who, when, where and how to RSVP for any which interest you. This page is frequently updated, so check back often! More opportunities for networking over the winter break can also be found on the Duke Law Clubs pages.

Please email Erin Biggerstaff in the Career Center if you have any questions.

U.S. Opportunities by State:


Baker Donelson 1L Holiday Party in Birmingham
Thursday, December 18, 4:30-5:30 PM
Wells Fargo Tower
420 20th Street N, Suite 1400, Birmingham, AL 35203
Please RSVP to Laney Mayfield

Lightfoot, Franklin & White 1L Holiday Open House in Birmingham
Thursday, December 18, 4-5 PM
400 20th Street N, Birmingham, AL 35203
Please RSVP to Ashley Cox

Sirote & Permutt, PC Holiday Reception in Birmingham
Monday, December 22, 5-7 PM
Sirote & Permutt
2311 Highland Ave South, Birmingham AL, 35205
Please RSVP to Matthew Geller by December 15 - 205.930.5125


Quarles and Brady 1L Holiday Reception in Phoenix
Monday, December 22, 4-6 PM
Phoenix Office
2 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ
Please RSVP by December 12 to Lauren Schneider


Knobbe Martens Holiday Reception in Irvine
Tuesday, December 30, 5:30-7:30PM
Knobbe Martens
2040 Main Street, Irvine, CA 92614
Please RSVP by December 19 to Jordan Budnick
Note: for 1Ls, 2Ls & 3Ls with a technical background who are interested in IP law


Bilzin Sumberg: Minority Networking Reception in Miami
Monday, December 22, 5:30-7:30PM
Bilzin Sumberg
1450 Brickell Ave, 23rd Floor
Miami, FL 33131
Please RSVP to Jennyva Araque


Quarles and Brady 1L Holiday Reception in Chicago
Tuesday, December 30, 4-6 PM
Chicago Office
300 North LaSalle Street, Suite 4000
Please RSVP by December 19 to Michelle Koliopoulos

North Carolina

Alston & Bird: 1L Cocktails and Conversation
Monday, December 22, 5:30-7:30 PM
Bank of America Plaza
101 South Tryon Street, 40th Floor
Charlotte, NC
Please RSVP by December 12 to Donnita Lee


Milwaukee Law Firms 1L Holiday Reception - Multiple Office Locations
Monday, December 29, various Times and locations
Map of Downtown Milwaukee locations
Offices participating include Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren, Quarles & Brady, Godfrey & Kahn, Foley & Lardner, and Michael Best & Friedrich. Please see invitation for RSVP details.