Office of Graduate Careers offers one-on-one counseling appointments for LL.M. students and alumni. Each of our career advisors will be available during select hours each week to meet with you. During an appointment, you may ask an advisor about job search strategies, discuss comments that you have received on your resume or cover letter, and seek advice on any other career or professional development issue.
To set up an appointment, you will need to use Acuity Scheduling, our online scheduling program. Once you arrive on Acuity Scheduling, the system will ask you which type of appointment you would like to schedule.
All counseling appointments will be held in Hotung 5000.
For part-time LL.M. students and other students who may be working during the day, we encourage you to book an appointment with us using Acuity Scheduling and note that you will need to conduct it over the phone. If you must make an appointment outside of working hours, please e-mail us at the Office of Graduate Careers to set up an appointment outside of this scheduling system.
- For questions regarding receiving course credit for and/or the procedure for getting approval of an externship, please contact Molly Jackson, the Externship Program Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- J.D. students should make an appointment with an advisor in OCS or OPICS. The Office of Graduate Careers serves LL.M. students and alumni.
For your first visit to Office of Graduate Careers and if you have questions related to the job search process, resumes and cover letters, networking and informational interviewing, or other related topics.
If you have previously met with a career advisor and you have questions about the job search process, resumes and cover letters, networking and informational interviewing, or other related topics that have arisen since your earlier appointment.
If you wish to sit down with a career advisor for a brief mock interview. An advisor will ask you some typical interview questions and provide you feedback regarding the substance of your answers, your speaking style, and your demeanor. While you may make a Mock Interview Appointment any time, it is most useful to meet with an advisor before a scheduled interview.
If you have graduated from the LL.M. program and looking for general job search guidance. You will have the opportunity to select an in-person or phone meeting. Students expecting to graduate after December 2018 should not schedule this option.
The New York Bar requires applicants to perform 50 hours of law-related pro bono service prior to filing their application. If you have questions about this requirement and/or where to do your pro bono service, please select this appointment.
Drop-In Hours for the 2019-2020 academic year will be 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Mondays through Fridays in Hotung 5000. Students will be seen on a first-come, first served basis.
Please note that due to high demand, counseling during Drop-In Hours are for quick questions and not meant as a substitute for a regular counseling appointment. Students should schedule a counseling appointment for a longer discussion of their job search questions.