Kim Taylor, the former Kirkland & Ellis Corporate Partner and Chair of the Firm's Hiring Committee, is a renown expert on the hiring, development, evaluation and training of summer associates. She will share her candid insights on the ways that bright, well-meaning and ambitious law students sabotage their offer chances with poor project management, political missteps, failure to secure an effective mentor, and other avoidable disasters. Ms. Taylor will also discuss how to deal with a no-offer decision if it happens to you--strategic, immediate action is critical. For more information, contact Emily Sharples at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Welcoming the LLM Class of 2020
Ninety-six accomplished attorneys from 39 countries began their LLM studies on Aug. 19
The annual celebration of the Law School’s international students and scholars will be held Sept. 23 – 27.
New Duke Law center will delve into science of criminal justice
The Center for Science and Justice, led by Professor Brandon Garrett, will apply legal and scientific research to reforming the criminal justice system.