Nov 25 2014
Skadden 1L Scholars Presentation
Through the Skadden 1L Scholars Program, Skadden seeks to attract the best and the brightest legal talent, including candidates whose life experiences, demonstrated interests and achievements can help enhance our firm’s commitment to diversity, inclusion and excellence.
Please join a representative from Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP for an informational session on December 2 at 5pm in the 5th Floor Faculty Lounge in McDonough. Refreshments will be provided. Please visit Symplicity to RSVP and see additional details.
Nov 20 2014
Mark your calendars for the Public Sector Recruiting Program (PSRP) – Saturday, January 24, 2015!
The Public Sector Recruiting Program (PSRP) includes a daylong job fair for Georgetown and George Washington law students to interview for summer 2015 internships and a limited number of permanent positions with nonprofit organizations, government agencies and public interest law firms. This program is open to current J.D. students only. Click above for more information.
Nov 14 2014
Careers Program Round-Up 11/17 -11/21
November 18, 5:45-7:00 pm, Hotung 5020
November 19, 3:30-5:30 pm, McDonough 2nd & 3rd Floor Atriums
Announcing the Peggy Browning Summer Fellowship Program, a 10-week summer fellowship at labor-related organizations around the country. The program provides $5000 stipends to 60+ 1st and 2nd year law students who work to advance the cause of workers' rights. Participating employers include, unions, worker centers, the U.S. Department of Labor, the National Labor Relations Board, the Federal Labor Relations Authority and union-side law firms.
Information is available at - https://www.peggybrowningfund.org/fellowships/for-law-students
Click the above link for summer 2015 application dates.
Nov 13 2014
Attention 1Ls: World of Choices 11/19
The twenty-eighth annual World of Choices program will be held Wednesday, November 19th at 3:30 in the 2nd and 3rd Floor Atriums of McDonough Hall. Over 80 attorneys from 20+ practice areas will be on-hand to discuss their career, their practice area and their employer with you. Click above or visit Symplicity for additional information.
Are you interested in pursuing a career in lobbying/government affairs after law school? Join OCS on Tuesday, November 18th from 5:45-7pm in Hotung 5020 as we hear from Georgetown Law alumni who are working in government affairs positions. Guests include:
TJ Garrigan (Georgetown Law '12) - Senior Associate at Venn Strategies, LLC; Julia Sferlazzo (Georgetown Law '13) - Legislative Aide for Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA); and Derron Parks (Georgetown Law '05) - Director of Federal Government Affairs for DaVita Healthcare Partners. Space is limited, so please RSVP through Symplicity.
Nov 12 2014
Upcoming Program: Morrison & Foerster presents 1L Patent Prosecution & IP Litigation Reception
Join Morrison & Foerster on Wednesday, December 3rd to learn more about the firm at a Georgetown Law 1L Patent Prosecution & IP Litigation Reception.
Nov 12 2014
Arnold & Porter Veterans & Affiliates Breakfast
The Arnold & Porter Veterans & Affiliates Group invites you to a breakfast discussion with Harry Wingo, President, DC Chamber of Commerce. The breakfast will take place on Monday, November 17 from 8-10am at Arnold & Porter. Click above for additional details and RSVP information.
GEMA Law is hosting a presentation with Kary Antholis (L ’88), the President of HBO Mini-Series, on Wednesday, November 12th in McDonough 344. He will discuss the entertainment industry, and his path to his current position. This is a fantastic program to attend if you are interested in entertainment law!
Spring Break Service Trip Info Session – Wednesday, November 12th @ 5pm (McDonough 207)
Love to do pro bono and community service? Love to travel? Join other Georgetown Law students on a spring break service trip! This year there are trips in the works to New Orleans, Detroit, and possibly other locations. Come learn more about these opportunities and how to sign up/get involved! Snacks provided.