Career Services

Public Interest Fellowship Session

Date: 
04.02.2014
Location: 
Room D
Contact info (email or phone): 

career_services@law.uchicago.edu

If you are considering applying for a public interest fellowship after graduation or after a judicial clerkship, please join us for this program.  The program will cover types of fellowships, timeline considerations, available resources, and tips for navigating the process.

Skadden Fellowship Information Session

Date: 
04.01.2014
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

career_services@law.uchicago.edu

Are you a member of the Class of 2015 considering applying for a post-grad Skadden Fellowship this fall? Susan Plum of the Skadden Foundation will speak to 2L students from all Chicago-area law schools about the Skadden Public Interest Fellowship Program.

1L students are also welcome to attend.

OSCAR (Online System for Clerkship Application and Review) Information Session for 1Ls

Date: 
04.30.2014
Location: 
Room II
Contact info (email or phone): 

career_services@law.uchicago.edu

OSCAR is the main resource of information for clerkship applicants.  Class of 2016 students will have read only access to OSCAR starting June 1, 2014 and will have full access to the OSCAR system on August 1, 2014.  Students interested in clerkships should attend this meeting to learn more about OSCAR and how to use the system to identify postings and judge information.

1L Clerkship Information Session with Prof. Hutchinson

Date: 
02.24.2014
Location: 
Room II
Contact info (email or phone): 

career_services@law.uchicago.edu

Prof. Hutchinson, Chair of the Clerkship Committee, will conduct a meeting for 1Ls interested in a judicial clerkship at any point after graduation. Strategies for obtaining a clerkship as well as procedural requirements will be discussed. Although this meeting will be geared towards 1Ls, all students interested in clerkships are welcome to attend.

1L Introduction to Clerkships with OCS

Date: 
02.19.2014
Location: 
Room II
Contact info (email or phone): 

career_services@law.uchicago.edu

1Ls interested in learning more about post graduate clerkships? This program will cover the discontinuation of the Federal Law Clerk Hiring Plan, what clerkships are, the benefits of clerking, what 1Ls can do to prepare, and FAQs. There will be time for questions.

RSVP at http://www.law.uchicago.edu/1LRSVP

IHR Summer Internship Program Info Session

Date: 
01.10.2014
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Aican Nguyen aican@uchicago.edu 773-702-0184

A panel hosted by Professor Sital Kalantry, Director of the International Human Rights Clinic and several former IHR Fellows will talk about how to benefit from international summer opportunities, followed by a brief presentation on 2014 IHR Summer Program application process by OCS staff.

Clinic Summer Hiring - Information Session

Date: 
01.07.2014
Location: 
Classroom I
Contact info (email or phone): 

Jeff Leslie, jleslie@uchicago.edu, 4-9903

This informational meeting is for students interested in applying for paid summer positions working in a Law School clinic.  The summer is a great time to get clinic experience without the pressures of juggling other classes.   The informational session will explain the summer program and how to apply, and there will be ample time for questions.  Lunch from Maravilla's w

Faculty: 
Jeff Leslie

Faculty Committee on Law Teaching Information Session

Date: 
01.27.2014
Location: 
Room D
Contact info (email or phone): 

career_services@law.uchicago.edu

The Law School encourages students to consider careers in law teaching and provides a range of resources and services designed for the individual interested in the academic marketplace. The Faculty Committee on Law Teaching invites all interested students for an information session on careers in law teaching.

How to Make the Most of the Midwest Public Interest Law Career Conference (MPILCC)

Date: 
01.30.2014
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

career_services@law.uchicago.edu

If you have secured interviews for MPILCC or will be attending the Table Talk portion of the conference, please join us for this informational program. Conference logistics and strategies for making the most of Table Talk will be discussed. All students are welcome. Students need not be registered for MPILCC to attend Table Talk.