Career Services

1L Office of Career Services Job Search Overview

Date: 
10.23.2012
Location: 
Auditorium

This is where it all begins. Meet the career services staff, learn about the services the office provides, future programming, important dates, and find out where to begin in your career planning.

Public Sector Job Search Program

Date: 
10.03.2012
Location: 
Room II

This program is primarily for 2Ls who are interested in public sector positions for the summer and/or post-graduation, but 3Ls are also welcome (as are 1Ls who are welcome to attend for general informational purposes). 

LL.M. Career Workshop

Date: 
10.01.2013
Location: 
Room I

OCS will discuss resumes and cover letters, the LLM Job Fair, interview preparation, and any job search questions you might have.  Lunch and drinks provided.

Criminal Law Society presents Public Defender Brownbag Series: Fellowship Panel

Date: 
04.06.2012
Location: 
Room V

Panelists will discuss their fellowship experiences and their advice on preparing and applying for a fellowship. They will share how their fellowships have prepared them for criminal defense-related work and will highlight opportunities for internships, jobs, and fellowships at the organizations they have worked for.

About the panelists:

Law Women's Caucus Presents: Women in the Judiciary

Date: 
04.11.2012
Location: 
Room I

The Law Women's Caucus presents a lunchtime talk with female judges on Wednesday, April 11th. Judges Pallmeyer, Kendall and St. Eve from the Northern District of Illinois and Illinois Supreme Court Justice Theis will present a panel moderated by Professor Siegler.

Faculty: 
Alison Siegler

Autumn Quarter OCS On-Campus Interviews (OCI)

Date: 
08.21.2012 - 08.30.2012
Location: 
Booth School of Business - Harper Center

Information for students: https://law-uchicago-csm.symplicity.com/students/

Information for employers: https://law-uchicago-csm.symplicity.com/employers/

Dream Jobs: How Two Alumni Found Theirs and What They Can Tell You About the Future of Legal Services

Dan Currell, '97, and Anna Ivey, '97, both graduated from the Law School fifteen years ago. They both started their careers practicing law at large law firms, and fairly quickly realized that their talents, education, and skills could open other doors. Through hard work and a lot of creative career thinking, Dan and Anna both found the jobs they were born to do.


66:55 minutes (61.27 MB)

Skadden Fellowship Information Program

Date: 
04.04.2012
Location: 
Room V

Susan Plum of the Skadden Foundation will speak to students about the Skadden Public Interest Fellowship Program.

Lunch provided with RSVP - http://www.law.uchicago.edu/SkaddenProgram

Dream Jobs: How Two Alumni Found Theirs and What They Can Tell You About the Future of Legal Services

Date: 
01.24.2012
Location: 
Room IV

Dan Currell, '97, and Anna Ivey, '97, both graduated from the Law School fifteen years ago. They both started their careers practicing law at large law firms, and fairly quickly realized that their talents, education, and skills could open other doors. Through hard work and a lot of creative career thinking, Dan and Anna both found the jobs they were born to do.

Public Defender Brownbag Lunch Series Kick-Off

Date: 
01.05.2012
Location: 
University of Chicago Law School, Classroom V

The Criminal Law Society and its faculty advisor, Professor Siegler, invite interested students to attend the first lunch in the new Public Defender Brownbag Lunch Series, which will be co-sponsored by OCS.

Faculty: 
Alison Siegler