Career Services

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

Date: 
01.31.2013
Location: 
Room D

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 logisitics and strategies for making the most of Table Talk will be discussed. All students are welcome.

1L Winter OCI Information Session

Date: 
01.14.2013
Location: 
Room II

Paul Woo will conduct a brief session on this year’s Winter 1L On-Campus Interviewing (OCI).  He will cover the details of the process, including the dates, how to use Symplicity, bidding procedures, etc.  Any 1L planning to participate in Winter OCI must attend this program.

1L Interview Skills Program

Date: 
01.10.2013
Location: 
Room II

No matter which summer option you plan to pursue, make sure you’re prepared for the interview.  Even if you are experienced at interviewing, legal interviews can be challenging.  What are lawyers looking for in summer candidates?  What questions are they likely to ask? Learn about legal interviewing from the employer’s point of view.

LL.M. Interview Information Session

Date: 
01.08.2013
Location: 
Room I

This session is specifically tailored to LLMs that will be participating in the NY job fair to help prepare for the interviews.  Even if you are experienced at interviewing, legal interviews can be challenging.  What are lawyers looking for in candidates?  What questions are they likely to ask?  What answers are they looking for?  Learn about legal interviewing from the

1L Summer Options: Research Assistant Positions & Clinics

Date: 
11.14.2012
Location: 
Room II

A number of 1Ls spend the summer after their first year working as research assistants for our faculty members or for one of the Law School clinics. Students rave about the experience they gain in these positions.  Find out why and learn how to apply.

1L Summer Options: Judicial Internships & Law Firms

Date: 
11.08.2012
Location: 
Room II

Learn how to research judges, how to prepare and submit your applications through the OCS Summer Judicial Internship Program, and how to reach out to judges on your own.

1L Networking Information Session

Date: 
11.05.2012
Location: 
Room II

Networking is a critical component of every job search. For those of you who are comfortable networking or for those who need some help getting started, join us for an informative session about different strategies and techniques. 

1L Summer Options: Public Service

Date: 
10.31.2012
Location: 
Room II

A 1L summer in public service can be tremendously rewarding.  Learn how to find a public service job and about funding options.

1L Office of Career Services Job Search Materials

Date: 
10.26.2012
Location: 
Room II & III

How does today’s challenging legal market affect what employers really look for in a student resume and cover letter? Join us for candid advice and practical tips on crafting an effective resume and persuasive cover letter. 

Pro Bono Pledge

Date: 
10.24.2012
Location: 
Green Lounge

To celebrate National Pro Bono Week, the University of Chicago Law School is holding its Student Pro Bono Program!