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1L Blueprint for Success

This spring networking event is an efficient and productive way for employers to meet the 1L class as they start to prepare for the upcoming 2L job search. Around 80 organizations participate in this high energy & interactive evening. Blueprint for Success offers a unique opportunity to establish meaningful connections between employers and students in advance of the busy fall recruiting season. Sponsorship opportunities are available. This year’s event will be held on March 17, 2020. Learn more here.

Practice Interview Programs

1L Practice Interview Program: We invite employers to visit the law school on Fridays in February each year to conduct practice interviews for 1L students. Many participating employers also host evening receptions in conjunction with their visit. Registration to participate opens in late November and is filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Learn more about the 2020 program here.

Rising 2L Practice Interviews: Every summer we match rising 2L students with practicing attorneys who are willing to assist students in honing their interviewing skills. Practice interviews take place in employer offices across the US in June. The program also provides the employer with the opportunity to have meaningful contact with students in advance of fall recruitment. Please subscribe to this mailing list to be contacted in April or May regarding summer practice interviews for our rising 2Ls.

ESQ Career Symposium

The Business Law Society will host the Annual ESQ Career Symposium Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2020. Employers from law firms and corporations across the country discuss their careers in corporate law and network with students. Sponsorships are available. Contact the BLS officers for more information.

Employer Receptions

We can assist in publicizing employer receptions held in Durham as well as in locations across the US and abroad. Learn more about planning and promoting your reception.

Speak on a Panel or Sponsor a Student Organization

We encourage employers to reach out to student groups at the law school for participation in panels or for sponsorship opportunities. For student group contact information, please visit the Student Organizations page.

Diversity-Specific Involvement

Learn more about how you can get involved with our diversity programming and student groups.

Contact Us

To learn more about the opportunities above, please contact Erin Biggerstaff or Susan Anderson.