Employer Receptions

Throughout the year, employers hold receptions for students in Durham and across the country. Opportunties will be added below as they come to our attention. More opportunities for networking include summer Student-Alumni Events and event listings on the Duke Law Clubs pages.

Please email Erin Biggerstaff if you have any questions.

U.S. Opportunities by State:



Duke Law Club of Northern California - Summer Barbecue Reception, San Francisco
Saturday, August 1, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Please join the Duke Law Club of Northern California for a summer reception.
Please click on title to RSVP.


Latham & Watkins Roundtable Discussion - Rising 2L and 3L, Chicago
Wednesday, July 29, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Latham & Watkins cordially invites students interested in their Chicago office to join them for an informative roundtable discussion on how firms approach recruiting, including OCI, the evaluation of candidates and what law students can expect during OCI, callbacks and beyond.
Please RSVP to Amanda Beltzman by Thursday, July 23.

Foley & Lardner Reception, Chicago
Thursday, August 6, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Foley & Lardner LLP cordially invites you to join them in their Chicago office for a reception during the National LGBT Bar Association 2015 Lavender Law® Conference & Career Fair. Mingle with fellow conference attendees and attorneys from Foley while enjoying cocktails and hors d’oeuvres..
Please RSVP here by Friday, July 31.

New York

Orrick Rising 2L Presentation, NYC
Tuesday, July 28, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Orrick would like to invite Duke’s Rising 2L Class to a presentation led by Josh Rosenkranz, head of their Supreme Court & Appellate Litigation practice and the American Lawyer Litigator of the Year in 2012, and Jon Palmer, Assistant General Counsel at Microsoft. Josh and Jon will share insights on Microsoft’s search warrant case and their Second Circuit appeal.
Please RSVP to jlewis@orrick.com by Friday, July 24.

Duke Law Club of New York - Student- Alumni Lunch Gathering, NYC
Thursday, July 30, 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Join New York alums for a student-alumni gathering. This gathering will take place over lunch and will host a career panel featuring Duke Law alums working in different sectors. This a great opportunity for direct networking with alums.
Please click on title to RSVP.

North Carolina

Baker Botts Rising 2L Law Student Reception, Durham
Monday, August 10, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Please join Baker Botts for a Cocktail Reception on Monday, August 10th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Lawyers from all domestic offices will attend to meet with Rising 2L students from Duke. Baker Botts hope you will take this opportunity to visit with their lawyers before the official Fall 2015 on-campus interview date scheduled the following day.
Please click on the title to RSVP.

Washington, DC

Duke Law Club of Washington, D.C. - Discussion with Ruth Bader Ginsburg, D.C.
Wednesday, July 29, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Please join the Duke Law Club of Washington, D.C. for a conversation with Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the U.S., and a toast to Duke Law’s recent supreme court clerks.
Please RSVP here by July 24.