Events

  • Apr 6
    2L Summer Success Series 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

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

  • Mar 30
    1L Required Event: Preparing for the 2L Job Search 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Live program will take place in 3041 and will also be streamed in 3043. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Mar 29
    2L Summer Success Series 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

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

  • Mar 22
    2L Summer Success Series 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

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

  • Mar 21
    1L Blueprint for Success 5:00 PMOff-campus

    Duke Law CPDC will host the annual "1L Blueprint for Success" event at the Durham Convention Center. Students will have the opportunity to network with lawyers and recruiters from top law firm and government and public interest law offices across the country. For more information, please contact Erin Biggerstaff at erin.biggerstaff@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center.

  • Mar 7
    North Carolina Court of Appeals Oral Arguments 9:30 AMLaw School 3043

    The North Carolina Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments at Duke Law School on Tuesday, March 7. We welcome students, staff, and faculty to attend this session. Two cases will be heard by the Court. For more information contact Hannah David at Hannah.david@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 23
    Alternative Careers in the Law: Rooting Out Corruption and Fraud at the World Bank, a Conversation with Christopher R. Kim 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Ever wondered what it is like to work for the FBI and the World Bank? Please join ALSA and Mr. Christopher Kim, a Senior Investigator at the World Bank, who will discuss his unique career path through the FBI and the World Bank. He spent his immediate post law school career with the FBI doing criminal investigation and then spent the past few years pursuing administrative investigation at the World Bank. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by ALSA and the CPDC. For more information contact David Kuwabara at david.kuwabara@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Jan 26
    1L Required Event: Successful Interviewing for Lawyers: Telling Your Story 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

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

  • Jan 25
    Navigating the Path to Patent Practice 12:30 PMLaw School 4044

    Learn about the unique specifics of pursuing a career in patent law, including the state of the market, the job search and various practice options. With the help of practicing attorneys, we will cover the differences between patent boutiques and full-service firms, prosecution vs. litigation, and additional opportunities, including in-house and government positions. Upper-class students will also discuss their individual job searches, including participation in the Loyola Patent Fair, as well as their interviewing experiences. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center and moderated by Jennifer Caplan. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu.

  • Jan 19
    Transactional Skills Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Join corporate healthcare lawyers from Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson for a practical 1-hour transactional skills session, covering practice points and best practices for junior lawyers. This session is designed for any students interested in gaining hands-on transactional experience. Health care law will be used as a case study, but there will be a wealth of general knowledge about corporate/transactional law as well. Co-sponsored by Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson and the Career & Professional Development Center. Lunch will be provided. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu.

  • Jan 18
    Careers in International Law: Anti-Corruption Investigations at the World Bank: A Conversation with Robert Delonis 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    What does it mean to work at the World Bank? Please join Mr. Robert Delonis, a Senior Litigation Specialist in the Integrity Vice Presidency with over six years of experience at the Bank, will be joining us for a conversation about his time and work at the World Bank Group. Mr. Delonis investigates and pursues sanctions related to fraud and corruption in Bank-financed projects and will talk about his experience working in cross-border project finance, intergovernmental organizations, and anti-corruption investigations. He will also speak about his career path and the types of positions at the World Bank. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by CPDC and International Studies. For more information, please contact Oleg Kobelev at Kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Jan 13
    1Ls/2Ls: Guaranteed Summer Funding Through the Stanback Fellowship Program 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Want to secure $5,000 this summer while working in a rewarding legal internship reserved exclusively for Duke students? Then come learn about the Stanback Internships available for Summer 2017! Many of the internships provide experience in litigation, administrative law or legislative/government affairs work. The internships are with environmental organizations, but the skills developed readily transfer to many areas of practice. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu.

  • Jan 12
    Building Relationships: Networking 101 for 1Ls 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

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