1L Blueprint for Success
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center.
- Mar 7North Carolina Court of Appeals Oral Arguments
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.email@example.com.
- Jan 18Careers in International Law: Anti-Corruption Investigations at the World Bank: A Conversation with Robert Delonis
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.
- Nov 17Finding Your 1L Summer Job: A 2L/3L Student Panel
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.
- Nov 9LLM Interviewing and Networking Skills Workshop
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 email@example.com.
- Nov 81Ls: Cover Letter Overview
For additional information, contact Dale Malone at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.
- Nov 31L Job Search: Summer Diversity Fellowships Information Session
Many law firms sponsor employment and educational programs for 1L law students from diverse backgrounds. These fellowship/scholarship opportunities may include summer employment, training programs, and opportunities for networking and career development. Please join representatives from Kirkland & Ellis, Latham & Watkins, Morgan Lewis and the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity to learn about applying for these unique opportunities as well as to discuss the importance of diversity in the legal profession. Sponsored by the Black Law Students Association and facilitated by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at email@example.com.
- Nov 1US Air Force JAG Corps Information Session
Interested in working with the US Air Force JAG Corps? A representative will be on campus to discuss the application process and what life as an Air Force JAG officer is like. It is highly suggested you attend this session if you are interested in applying for the Air Force JAG internship. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.
- Nov 1Bloomberg Law: Tools for Future Clerks
A representative from Bloomberg Law will be here to talk about some of the advanced features on Bloomberg Law that are heavily used by the courts, especially the docket tools. We will discuss how you can use these tools in your clerkship research. Sponsored by the Office of Career and Professional Development. For more information, contact Hannah David at Hannah.email@example.com.
- Oct 28Equal Justice Works Reception - Washington, D.C.
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. You may RSVP here: https://www.squadup.com/events/duke-law-school-ejw-reception-1. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Duke Law Alumni Office. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Oct 28LLM Alumni Panel II: Practicing Law in NYC
Please join LLM alumni currently working in NYC for a wide-ranging discussion of opportunities and challenges for LLMs in that legal market. The panelists will include a litigation & international arbitration associate at a leading U.S. law firm, a corporate partner specializing on cross-border finance, and a senior executive and in-house counsel at a major multinational corporation. Panelists will share their current responsibilities and job search experiences along with advice to students hoping to work in the United States after graduation. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center and the International Studies Office. For more information, contact Ashley Parson at email@example.com.
- Oct 27Lunch Provided By Weil
Come meet with recent Duke Law Alums now working at Weil. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Dale Malone at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.
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