- Working for a Regional Law Firm (October 16, 2009)
Panelists from regional firms discuss what it is like to work at a smaller law firm and how regional firms are structure and who their clients are.
- Tips on How to Start a Solo Practice in the District of Columbia (April 15, 2009)
- Panel Discussion: Working for a “Big 4” Accounting Firm (October 12, 2011)
David Shapiro (Principal in International Tax Services at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP), Rose Williams (Member of National Tax Mergers and Acquisitions Group at Ernst & Young LLP), Jonathan Zelnik (Principal in Financial Institutions and Products Group at KPMG LLP) and Ken Robinson (National Tax Director at Deloitte LLP) describe their lives as attorneys at accounting firms and what steps LL.M. students can take to help secure positions at such firms.
- Careers at a Big 4 Accounting Firm (October 27, 2010)
Torsdon Poon (Principal in the National Tax Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Ernst & Young LLP), Timothy Gillis (Partner and Head of State and Local Tax Practice at KPMG LLP), Nita Asher (Manager in the Washington National Tax Services Group at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP), and Mary Gillmarten (Senior Manager in the National Insurance Practice at Deloitte LLP) answer questions about their work experiences in accounting firms and provide advice to LL.M. students seeking positions at accounting firms.
- Government Jobs Bootcamp Program (October 4, 2013)
Brad Russo (Georgetown Law Director of Financial Aid) and Nicole Vikan (Associate Director of Georgetown Law Office of Public Interest and Community Service) discussed ways to find a career in government work, the government hiring process, several methods for searching for government jobs, and financial aid programs for government work (e.g., Income-Based Repayment, Pay-As-You-Earn, and Federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness).
For videos of Government Jobs Bootcamp programs from past years, follow the links below.
- Government Jobs Bootcamp: Navigating the Federal Government Employment Process (September 30, 2011)
- Government Jobs Bootcamp: Understanding the Government Hiring Process (October 1, 2010)
- Applying for a Federal Job: How to Create Federal-Style Resumes and Answer Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) Narrative Responses Lecture [PowerPoint presentation] (December 2, 2009)
Jason Parman, the Human Resources Strategy manager of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management discusses the federal government hiring process and answers questions from students about hiring practices and job search strategies.
- Government Accountability Office (GAO) Information Session (November 5, 2009)
Joy A Gambino, Assistant Director in the Homeland Security and Justice Team at the GAO, and David Hooper, senior attorney in the Physical Infrastructure Division of the Office of the General Counsel for the GAO, give a talk on the purpose of the GAO and how to get a career at the GAO.
- Strategies for LL.M. Students Interested in Government Work (August 19, 2008)
- Finding and Applying to Positions in the Federal Government
- Federal Government Security Clearances Workshop (October 10, 2012)
- The ABA & Corporate Law Student Association Present: Careers in Tax Law ABA-CLA Panel (March 30, 2011)
- Careers in Tax Law (October 29, 2009)
Panelists discuss the impact of the economic downturn on the tax industry and give advice on how LL.M. student can successfully start a career in tax law.
Securities and financial regulation
- Careers in Securities Enforcement, Anti-Money Laundering and White Collar Criminal Prosecution (October 23, 2009)
Bill Bradley (Chief Counsel of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network) , Thomas Bogle (senior associate in the Financial Services Group at Dechert LLP), Howard Sklamberg (Assistant U.S. Attorney for D.C.), and Natasha Vij Greiner (Senior Counsel in the Division of Enforcement at the Securities and Exchange Commission) discuss careers in securities enforcement, white collar criminal prosecution, and anti-money laundering and provide tips to students about how to break into their fields.
- Working for an International Organization (March 16, 2011) Panel Biographies
Panelists discuss their careers in international organizations and how to utilize an LL.M. degree to get a position at such an institution.
- Pathways to Employment in International Law (October 21, 2009)
Panelists Omar Award (CHF International), Maha Jweied (U.S. Commission on Civil Rights), and Carlos Ramos-Mrosovsky (Baker & Hostetler LLP) discuss opportunities for employment in international law. Panelists describe international internship opportunities, how to network with legal experts, practice in other legal systems and culture, become active in international organizations and societies, and how to develop legal and interpersonal skills.
- Foreign-Trained LL.M. Alumni Panel (February 4, 2009) FLAG Panel Biographies
- Pathways to Employment in International Law (January 28, 2009) ABA Pathways Panel Biographies