Events

  • Aug 8
    On-Campus Interviewing, Segment I All DayLaw School 4055

    Segment I of Fall 2016 On Campus Interviews will take place Monday, August 8 through Thursday, August 11. All interviews will be held at the Washington Duke Inn. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Aug 9
    On-Campus Interviewing, Segment I All DayLaw School 4055

    Segment I of Fall 2016 On Campus Interviews will take place Monday, August 8 through Thursday, August 11. All interviews will be held at the Washington Duke Inn. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Aug 10
    On-Campus Interviewing, Segment I All DayLaw School 4055

    Segment I of Fall 2016 On Campus Interviews will take place Monday, August 8 through Thursday, August 11. All interviews will be held at the Washington Duke Inn. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Aug 11
    On-Campus Interviewing, Segment I All DayLaw School 4055

    Segment I of Fall 2016 On Campus Interviews will take place Monday, August 8 through Thursday, August 11. All interviews will be held at the Washington Duke Inn. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Aug 30
    Government, Public Interest and Pro Bono Kickoff 4:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    The Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono invites all new students to join us for a Public Interest and Pro Bono Kick-off event on Tuesday, August 30. Students will have the chance to learn about various pro bono and public interest opportunities from student group leaders and participants. A "cook out" dinner will be served. Check back soon for RSVP information and more details. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Duke Law Alumni Office. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 1
    Career Kickoff and Pass the Bar for LLMs 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Join the Career Center and International Studies Office for an overview of US bar exams and job hunting in the United States and abroad. For more information, contact the Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 7
    1L Required Event: Principles of Professional Development 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Your career as a lawyer is underway. Just as success in Contracts requires your mastery of a distinct body of knowledge and set of professional skills, so it is with your career. This initial session will cover goals to set, concrete steps to take now, and proven keys to professional success. The live panel will be in room 3043 and the event will be live streamed into room 3041. Please note: Attendance is required for all members of the Class of 2018 and lunch will be served. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Sep 9
    Careers in Government and Public Interest Speaker Series 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    On Fridays this September, all students are invited to join us for panel discussions on different types of government and public interest careers and practice areas. Alumni and practicing attorneys from around the country will be on hand to speak about their experiences. Lunch will be provided but please bring your own beverage. Check back for the specific topics on each date. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 13
    Faculty Clerkship Panel 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Join members of the law school faculty for a panel discussion about their clerkship experiences. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information please contact Hannah Beardsley at hannah.beardsley@law.duke.edu

  • Sep 16
    Careers in Government and Public Interest Speaker Series 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    On Fridays this September, all students are invited to join us for panel discussions on different types of government and public interest careers and practice areas. Alumni and practicing attorneys from around the country will be on hand to speak about their experiences. Lunch will be provided but please bring your own beverage. Check back for the specific topics on each date. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 21
    US Army JAG Corps Information Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4172

    Interested in working with the Army JAG Corps? A representative will be on campus to discuss the application process and what life as an Army JAG officer is like. It is highly suggested you attend this session if you are interested in applying for the Army JAG internship or working as an Army JAG after graduation. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono.

  • Sep 22
    LLM Resume and Cover Letter Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Career counselors to give an interactive presentation on crafting American-style resumes and cover letters. Bring a copy of your draft U.S.-style resume to the workshop for review. Workshop is mandatory for LLM students who plan to participate in the annual LLM Job Fair in January 2016. The event is sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 23
    Careers in Government and Public Interest Speaker Series 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    On Fridays this September, all students are invited to join us for panel discussions on different types of government and public interest careers and practice areas. Alumni and practicing attorneys from around the country will be on hand to speak about their experiences. Lunch will be provided but please bring your own beverage. Check back for the specific topics on each date. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 27
    1L Required Event: Professional Communication Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Sep 30
    Careers in Government and Public Interest Speaker Series 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    On Fridays this September, all students are invited to join us for panel discussions on different types of government and public interest careers and practice areas. Alumni and practicing attorneys from around the country will be on hand to speak about their experiences. Lunch will be provided but please bring your own beverage. Check back for the specific topics on each date. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 4
    Finding and Applying for International Summer Jobs 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    This program will provide an overview of CPDC resources for finding international opportunities overseas. The topics discussed will include the array of international options available, including law firms, international organizations, and NGOS and how to find and apply for them. The event is sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 5
    JD/LLM Careers in International Law: Practicing Cross-border M&A in Brazil 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join Jonathan Kellner '03, counsel at Shearman & Sterling's Sao Paulo office, for a discussion on working as a corporate attorney in Brazil. Prior to joining Shearman & Sterling, Mr. Kellner served as counsel at Linklaters and a senior associate at Skadden. His practice focuses on capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity, bank finance and investment funds for United States and Brazilian corporations and financial institutions. Lunch will be served. For more information, please contact Oleg Kobelev at Kobelev@law.duke.edu

  • Oct 26
    Clerkships 101 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    More details coming soon. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information please contact Hannah Beardsley at hannah.beardsley@law.duke.edu

  • Oct 28
    Equal Justice Works Reception 6:30 PMSee description

    All Duke alumni in the DC area are welcome to join us for a reception recognizing D.C. area Duke Law School alumni practicing in government and public interest law. Come and share information and advice about your work with current Duke Law students who will be in D.C. for the Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair. Check back soon for Registration link and more details. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Duke Law Alumni Office. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 8
    1Ls: Cover Letter Overview 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Nov 9
    LLM Interviewing and Networking Skills Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Designed specifically for LLM students, this interactive presentation will focus on interviewing skills and techniques designed to help students prepare for the International Student Interview Program in January. The workshop will address the basics of interview preparation and help you master more advanced skills such as handling open-ended questions with confidence, addressing difficult or uncomfortable questions, and crafting thoughtful questions to ask the interviewer. The event is sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 17
    Finding Your 1L Summer Job: A 2L/3L Student Panel 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    An informational panel of current 2L and 3L students will share their personal insights on how best to pursue and secure rewarding opportunities as a first-year candidate. All first-years are encouraged to join the discussion and benefit from the varied perspectives of their peers. Lunch will be provided. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.