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The National Employment Lawyers Association’s Lawyers of Color Committee and Developing & New Attorneys Committee are presenting, We Got Next – Practical Advice for Law Students and Recent Graduates Pursuing a Career in Plaintiffs’ Civil Rights and Employment Law. This will be a panel of seasoned plaintiffs’ employment and civil rights attorneys who will share their career paths with law students and recent graduates and offer tips on navigating a career in plaintiffs’ employment law.
The panel will be held on Friday, June 25, 2010 from 12:00pm – 1:45pm at the Blue Room in the Omni Shoreham Hotel (2500 Calvert Street, NW).
Please RSVP to Williams@kmblegal.com. This event is co-sponsored by Katz, Marshall & Banks LLP and Outten & Golden LLP.
Our recent outreach to various state court chambers revealed that the following judges are hiring now for clerkships to begin in 2011 -- so get your applications in! Click "Read more..." below to find out who is hiring.
In the coming months, OCS will host Interview Workshops to help students, particularly rising 2Ls, prepare for interviews coming up in the fall. These workshops will offer insight and advice on how to research and prepare for interviews, how to handle tackle difficult questions, and how to best present yourself in a down economy.
President Obama has recently nominated someone to the Fifth Circuit, and the Senate has recently confirmed several federal judges – including an LL.M. alum from Georgetown University Law Center.