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 course in the Professional Development Curriculum will cover goals to set, concrete steps to take now, and proven keys to professional success. Please note: Attendance is required for all members of the Class of 2016 and lunch will be served. For additional information, contact Alan Dickinson at email@example.com.
Prof. Sam Buell discusses his new book on the rise of criminal behavior in corporations and why it’s so difficult to prosecute.
The Duke way
» Public service is a core value of the legal profession and central to the Duke Law experience.
Emerging tools for more equitable policy
» Professor Matthew Adler co-edited the new Oxford Handbook of Well-Being and Public Policy.
Class of 2016: Foundations of Professional Development, Required Program with the Career Center
- Aronie '93: Combat professional atrophy by doing something "new, different, and even scary" The Federal Lawyer
- Jonathan Wiener addresses climate, catastrophes, retrospective review, TTIP, and China’s environmental risk regulation
- Purdy discusses faux chivalry, transgender identity, and college basketball The New Yorker