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:

 

California

Skadden - Rising 2L Reception
Wednesday, June 24, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Join Skadden's attorneys, the 2015 summer associates and other rising 2Ls for a reception to learn more about a career at Skadden.

Simpson Thacher - Rising 2L Open House
Monday, July 20, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
All rising 2Ls interested in meeting Simpson Thacher's Palo Alto attorneys and learning about summer positions are welcome. Resumes and transcripts are accepted at this event.

Goodwin Procter - Rising 2L Receptions
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.
Join Goodwin Procter's attorneys for a cocktail reception for Rising 2L law students to learn about the firm.
Please RSVP to recruitingevent@goodwinprocter.com with which city you plan to attend.

Kirkland & Ellis Rising 2L Women Reception
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.
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Kirkland & Ellis - Diverse Rising 2L Reception
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.
Please click on the city of your prefernce to see details about these events.

Illinois

Kirkland & Ellis - Rising 2L Women Reception
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.
Please click on the city of your prefernce to see details about these events.

Kirkland & Ellis - Diverse Rising 2L Reception
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.

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Massachusetts

Nixon Peabody - 2L Student Reception
Wednesday, June 24, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Meet our recent summer associates, hear about their summer associate experiences and transition from students to attorneys!<
Please RSVP to choover@nixonpeabody.com by Monday, June 1.

Goodwin Procter - Rising 2L Receptions
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.

Join Goodwin Procter's attorneys for a cocktail reception for Rising 2L law students to learn about the firm.
Please RSVP to recruitingevent@goodwinprocter.com with which city you plan to attend.

New York

Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle - Women's Networking Reception for Rising 2Ls
Tuesday, June 2, 6:30 p.m.

The Women Attorneys of Curtis are pleased to invite you to join them for an evening of wine, hors d’oeuvres and good conversation.
Please RSVP to recruitment@curtis.com by Tuesday, May 26.

Cadwalader - Rising 2L Pre-OCI Reception
Monday, June 15, 2015, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

If you are a rising 2L student and have plans to be in the New York area this summer, Cadwalader invites you to join their attorneys, summer associates and the Legal Recruitment Department for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.
Please RSVP to Melissa Kemp by Monday, June 8.

Skadden - Rising 2L Reception
Tuesday, June 16, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

If you are a rising 2L and have plans to be in the New York area this summer, Skadden invites you to a reception to meet their attorneys and learn about their firm.
Please RSVP to Melanie Ramos by Wednesday, June 10.

Clifford Chance - Cocktail Reception 
Wedneday, June 24, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
The Women's Committee of Clifford Chance's New York Office invites you to a cocktail reception.
Please RSVP here at your earliest convenience. 

The Kate Stoneman Project - 1L Student Reception
Wednesday, July 8, 6:00 p.m.
The Kate Stoneman Project invites 1L students for a reception and panel discussion focused on the benefits of practicing law as a woman at New York City firms.
Please RSVP to Val Chan.

Goodwin Procter - Rising 2L Receptions
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.
Join Goodwin Procter's attorneys for a cocktail reception for Rising 2L law students to learn about the firm.
Please RSVP to recruitingevent@goodwinprocter.com with which city you plan to attend.

Kirkland & Ellis - Rising 2L Women Reception
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.
Please click on the city of your prefernce to see details about these events.

Kirkland & Ellis - Diverse Rising 2L Reception
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.
Please click on the city of your preference to see details about these events.

Texas

Kirkland & Ellis - Diverse Rising 2L Reception
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Washington, DC

Fried Frank - Reception for Rising 2Ls
Wednesday, May 27, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Fried Frank invites rising second-year law students working in Washington, DC to join them for a cocktail reception.
Please RSVP here by Thursday, May 21.

Cadwalader - Energy, Business, Diversity and the Law Symposium
Wednesday, June 10, 4:30 -6:45 p.m.
Please RSVP here by Monday, June 8.

Cadwalader - Reception for Rising 2Ls
Wednesday, June 10, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 
Join the attorneys and summer associates for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres on the rooftop to learn more about Cadwalader's summer program, practices and people.
Please RSVP here by Friday, June 5.

Cleary Gottlieb - Rising 2L Reception
Thursday, June 18, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
The Washington office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP invites students in the DC area to join our attorneys, the 2015 summer associates and other rising 2Ls for a reception to learn more about a career at Cleary’s Washington office.  The reception will take place at their offices, located at 2000 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW.
Please RSVP to Meghan McNamara.

Arnold & Porter - Class of 2017 Reception
Tuesday, June 23, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Summer associates and learn why Arnold & Porter is recognized as a great place to work by Fortune, Yale Law Women, and the Human Rights Campaign.
Please RSVP here by Thursday, June 18.

Goodwin Procter - Rising 2L Receptions
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.

Join Goodwin Procter's attorneys for a cocktail reception for Rising 2L law students to learn about the firm.
Please RSVP to recruitingevent@goodwinprocter.com with which city you plan to attend.

Kirkland & Ellis - Diverse Rising 2L Reception
Multiple Locations - See attachment for locations and dates/times.

Please click on the city of your preference to see details about these events.