The DC Public Defender Service (PDS) Info Session scheduled for 5pm this evening (Wednesday, 4/15) has been canceled due to illness. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Apr 13 2015
1L/2E Reception 4.14.2015
We’re excited that so many of you will be attending tomorrow’s 1L/2E Reception! We view this as a great opportunity to start educating yourself about employers and practice areas, and a chance to build relationships with particular employers whom you may be interested in interviewing with this summer. Please review the list of firms in attendance, and consult our guide for conducting firm research so that you can get a jump on knowing more about firms that may be of interest.
Next Tuesday, April 14 from 5-7pm is the first of two Law Firm Receptions being held in the Sports & Fitness Center Lobby. The list of attorneys and recruiters who will be attending can be found HERE. Please note this list is subject to change.
This is an extremely popular event and we want to make sure that we have enough food and beverages for everyone, so if you plan to attend and haven’t done so already please RSVP via Symplicity under the Career Programs tab.
Apr 10 2015
Careers Program Round-Up- 4/13- 4/17
This is a round-up of all Careers programs taking place in the next week. Full details and RSVP information can be found on Symplicity.
April 13, 4-5 pm, McDonough 201
April 14, 12:10-1:10 pm, OCS - McDonough 328
April 14, 12:30-1:30 pm, McDonough 202
April 14, 4-5 pm, McDonough 140
April 14, 5-7pm, Sports & Fitness Center Lobby
April 15, 12-1pm, Hotung 1000
April 15, 3:30-4:30 pm, McDonough 201
April 15, 5-6pm, McDonough 207
April 16, 12:10-1:10 pm, McDonough 201
April 17, 2015, 12-5pm, McDonough Hall
Jen Thomas, PDS Legal Recruiting Manager will be on campus, this Wednesday, April 15 at 5:00pm in room 207 for a Q & A session with interested Georgetown students. Learn about the different PDS divisions and opportunities for fall, spring and summer internships and externships.
Additional info available here.
Please rsvp on Symplicity.
Wondering what types of pro bono opportunities exist at major law firms? Curious about how to incorporate pro bono work into your law firm practice? Join OPICS & OCS on Tuesday (4/14) from 12:30-1:30pm in McDonough 202 for a panel discussion with attorneys from prominent national law firms about balancing pro bono and private practice. Click above for more information.
Join OPICS and upper-division students for What's Ahead for Rising 2Ls: Public Sector. At this information session, you will get information on the 2L public interest summer job search. Topics include timing of the search, fall recruiting programs (both formal and informal), recommended resources, and more. Monday, April 13th, from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in McDonough 201.
Equal Justice Works Project Fellowship and Americorps Legal Fellowship Information Session
Tuesday, April 14, 4pm – 5pm in room 140
Sterling Morris, EJW Fellowship Program Manager will be on campus to present information on the various fellowships that EJW administers, including the traditional EJW Project Fellowship Program and the EJW Americorps Legal Fellowship Program.
Click above for additional info on EJW Post-grad Fellowship Programs.
Apr 8 2015
ATTENTION 3Ls: Still Seeking?
If you are a member of the JD Class of 2015 and are still seeking long-term employment, you should have received several emails during the last couple of weeks with information about the Entry Into Practice Program, as well as paid fellowships available only to Georgetown Law grads, including the Affordable Legal Services Fellows Program and the Hillary Clinton Fellowship. If you are interested but have not received this information, please get in touch with Jeannie Musslewhite at firstname.lastname@example.org. We don’t want you to miss out on some fantastic post-graduate opportunities!
Posted by Morgan Hoey at 11:08 AM - Categories: 3L/4E
Apr 8 2015
PROGRAM UPDATE: Do I Have To? Making 2L Decisions in a Public Interest Context (McDonough 201)
UPDATE: the Do I Have To? Making 2L Decisions in a Public Interest Context program will be held tomorrow (4/9) from 12:00 - 1:00 pm in McDonough 201.