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Student Hourly Help Needed

The Global Legal Studies Center of the Law School is seeking a student who can work a few hours a week at the Center. Hours are flexible and the work will involve helping the Associate Director with various events she organizes as well as with ...

Posted Jan 23, 2012 by Mike Hall

Information about PMF Program for 3Ls

    3Ls: Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF) PMF is a premier program for leadership development in the Federal civil service. If selected as a Finalist, you could receive a two-year Federal Government fellowship, ...

Posted Sep 7, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Part Two of SPSF Applications Due at Noon on Thursday, April 7

Attention 1Ls and 2Ls:  If you have submitted Part I of an application for a Summer Public Service Fellowship (SPSF) and have received an offer of a qualifying job with a government agency or nonprofit, remember that the deadline for submit ...

Posted Apr 2, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

How to Interview for a Legal Position

It's never too early to begin preparing for the fall interviewing season!  Get tips from an expert.  Kirsten Keegan Vasquez, an alum and a principal of Major Lindsay and Africa, a Chicago-based lawyer placement firm, will give students ...

Posted Apr 2, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Have a Successful Summer Clerkship

On Friday, March 25, from 12:25 to 1:15 in Room 5229, lawyers from Foley & Lardner, Reinhart Boerner, and Godfrey & Kahn will present advice and tips for having a successful summer clerkship.  Lunch will be provided for students who ...

Posted Mar 22, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Produce Great Written Work This Summer

April 1: From 12:25-1:15 in Room 5229, lawyers from Godfrey & Kahn will talk to students about how to impress your summer employer with the way you handle your work assignments -- how to make sure you understand the scope of the projec ...

Posted Mar 12, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Starting A Solo Practice, Part II

If you are interested in hanging up a shingle after graduation, you will not want to miss "Starting a Solo Practice Series - Part II " on March 25 from 8:30-11:00 am in Room 3250. Among the topics discussed will be how to get clients. Food ...

Posted Mar 12, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Lunch with Lawyers Program on International Law

The next Lunch with Lawyers event is on Thursday, March 31 from 12:25 - 1:15 in Rm. 5229. The International Law Practice Section will sponsor this event. Pizza will be served - please RSVP in Symplicity by March 29 so enough food can be orde ...

Posted Mar 12, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Info Session on Post-Graduate Judicial Clerkships

 2Ls: Interested in a Post-Graduate Judicial Clerkship? If so, please come to an information session on applying for judicial clerkships. We will discuss each component of the application in detail. Pizza will be served. Thursday, Ma ...

Posted Mar 12, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Finding Funding for Unpaid Public Interest Summer Jobs

Do you have an unpaid public interest/public service summer job?  Wondering how you are going to fund it?  If so, please come to an informational meeting on how to find and apply for funding for summer public interest/public servic ...

Posted Feb 26, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Skills for Success series continues this week

On Thursday March 3rd and Friday March 4th, attorney and law firm consultant Michael Moore will present the second and third parts of a three part series on essential skills for success in the legal profession.  Thursday's program will be o ...

Posted Feb 26, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Lunch with Lawyers -- Business Law (Foley & Lardner presentation)

On Thursday, February 3rd from 12:25 - 1:15 in Rm. 2211, attorneys from Foley & Lardner will be here to discuss career paths and opportunities in Business Law. The attorneys will talk about the kind of work they do and what kind of coursew ...

Posted Jan 31, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Interviewing Skills Workshop -- and lunch!

Lawyers from Quarles & Brady will be presenting an interviewing skills workshop at noon on Friday, February 4, in Room 2260 - all law students are welcome to attend.  Pizza will be served, courtesy of the firm.  RSVP by Wednesday F ...

Posted Jan 30, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Register now for March 5 MPRE

The Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam will be offered at the Law School on the morning of Saturday, March 5, 2011. A passing score on the MPRE is required for admission to practice in every state except Wisconsin, Maryland and Was ...

Posted Jan 14, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Summer Internships in Thailand and Vietnam

1Ls and 2Ls are eligible to apply for summer internships in Bangkok, Thailand, and Vietnam.  Deadline to apply is Feb. 1, 2011.  For more information on the Thailand internship, go to law.wisc.edu/ealsc and click on "summer internsh ...

Posted Jan 13, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Funding for Summer Public Interest/Public Service Positions

If you are networking or applying for summer jobs, you will find that most public interest/public service positions are either unpaid or extremely low paid. Please keep in mind that the Law School provides limited funding for these types of ...

Posted Jan 13, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Wisconsin Public Interest Interview Program

The Wisconsin Public Interest Interview Program (PIIP) is an opportunity for Wisconsin non-profit organizations and government agencies to interview law students for summer internships and permanent post-graduate positions. PIIP will be held on ...

Posted Jan 13, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Army JAG interviews

A recruiter for the Army JAG will be visiting the Law School on February 14 to interview 1Ls for paid, civilian law clerk positions throughout the country, and to interview 3Ls who want to be considered for Active Duty Accessions.  For ...

Posted Jan 13, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Boardman Law Firm to interview 1Ls

   1Ls:  Boardman Law Firm, a mid-size Madison firm, will be interviewing selected 1Ls here at the Law School on Thursday, Feb. 10, for a summer law clerk position.  Check the Job Bank on Symplicity for information on ho ...

Posted Jan 13, 2011 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Lunch with Lawyers - Appellate Practice - November 17

Attorneys from the Appellate Practice Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin will be here to discuss their career paths, to give you advice on how to prepare to be an appellate lawyer, and to share the ...

Posted Nov 4, 2010 by Kate McMahan

Ten Questions to Ask Yourself About Choosing a Practice Area - November 11

The program “Ten Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Choosing a Practice Area” is designed to provide law students with an overview of the wide array of law firm practices and give them ...

Posted Nov 4, 2010 by Kate McMahan

Lunch with Lawyers - Solo and Small Practice - November 10

The State Bar of Wisconsin will host the popular Lunch with Lawyer's series with attorneys from the Solo & Small Practice Section discussing their career paths and how to find opportunities. ...

Posted Nov 4, 2010 by Kate McMahan

3Ls: Getting Ready to Graduate Event

On Wednesday morning, November 3rd, the Law School and the Career Services Office will be hosting the annual "Get Ready to Graduate" event for 3Ls. Third-year students are invited to drop by the north ...

Posted Oct 22, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Information on the Patent Bar Exam

Interested in intellectual property law, particularly patent law?  If so, come to this program on Monday, November 1, 2010, from 12:10 to 1:15 in Room 5246, in which Mark Dighton of the Practising Law Institute will host an information sess ...

Posted Oct 22, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

3Ls: Create a Six Month Job Search Plan

Jennifer Larson of the Career Services Office will present this program for 3Ls on October 28 in room 5246 from 12:15 to 1:15.  

Posted Oct 22, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Public Interest Possiblities Panel

Come to the Public Interest Possibilities Panel, Wednesday November 3 at 6:30 p.m. in Lubar Commons and hear from a panel of public interest attorneys working in diverse jobs in Madison, including government service and private practice.  T ...

Posted Oct 22, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Post-Graduate Judicial Clerkship information session

If you are interested in a post-graduate judicial clerkship, please come to an informative panel discussion where members of the faculty judicial clerkship committee will discuss clerkships generally, and what you can be doing NOW to make yourse ...

Posted Oct 22, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Presentation on Entertainment Law

On Friday, October 8, at 2:30 in Room 5240, Ryan Worrell (Class of '05), who completed an LL.M. program in entertainment and media law at UCLA, has worked as a contract counsel at Sony Pictures Television in L.A., and is now affiliated with GRB ...

Posted Sep 29, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Important Program on Managing your Student Debt After Graduation

On October 8 from 2:00 until 3:30 in Room  2260, an extremely informative program will be presented by GL Advisors on financial planning and managing your student loan debt.  This session is being offered early in the academic year bec ...

Posted Sep 29, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Army JAG Brown Bag Lunch

   On Wednesday, October 6, from noon until 1:15 in Room 5240, an Army JAG recruiter (who is also one of our graduates) will host a brown bag lunch for students who want information about careers as an Army JAG officer.  No reserv ...

Posted Sep 29, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

2L Job Opportunity: University of Wisconsin Summer Clerkship - Small to Mid-Size Wisconsin Communities

The Lawyering Skills Program is sponsoring a summer clerkship opportunity, placing approximately five second-year UW law students in summer clerkship positions with selected law firms in small-to-mid- ...

Posted Sep 20, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Pro Bono Partnership Project Kick-off Event

Please join us on Wednesday, October 6 , from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm , in Lubar Commons (7th floor in faculty tower) to learn more about the Pro Bono Partnership Project, and to meet local attorneys who participate ...

Posted Sep 20, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Job Hunting Strategies for a Lousy Economy

On Friday, September 24, 2010, from noon to 1:00 pm,  our alum Roy Ginsburg will be here at the Law School to present his program entitled "Job Hunting Strategies for a Lousy Economy:  The Good, ...

Posted Sep 20, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

U.S. DOJ Presentation for All Students

ILSA (the Indigenous Law Students Association) is hosting a presentation by Toni Jackson, an attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Employment Litigation Section. The presentation is on ...

Posted Sep 13, 2010 by Kate McMahan

2Ls & 3Ls: Final OCI Bidding Deadline

The following employers will be visiting campus in October, and if you are interested in interviewing with any of them, please complete your bidding through the "OCI" section of Symplicity by 11 p.m. on Sunday, Septemb ...

Posted Sep 13, 2010 by Kate McMahan

2Ls: Other Non-OCI Summer Job Opportunities

The Career Services staff will present a program on Thursday, September 16 , from 12:15 to 1:15 in Room 5246 , for second year students who would like guidance on their search for a summer job for the summer of 2011.  ...

Posted Sep 13, 2010 by Kate McMahan

2Ls: Kennen Peck Summer Fellowship

Professor Frank Tuerkheimer is now accepting applications from second year law students for the Kennen Peck Summer Fellowship , which is a $4500 stipend awarded to one 2L to enable the student to work for approximately ten ...

Posted Sep 13, 2010 by Kate McMahan

Mock interview opportunities this week and next week

   If you haven't yet done a mock interview to prepare for the fall recruiting season, and would like to do so, here are your opportunities during the next two weeks: Prof. Richard Heymann has mock interview s ...

Posted Aug 12, 2010 by newsletter, newsletter

Loyola Patent Law Interview Program is on July 29th and July 30th at the Embassy Suites in Chicago

The Loyola Patent Law Interview Program is a two-day interview program held in Chicago each summer that brings together patent law employers and law students from across the country to interview for summer associate positions and p ...

Posted Jul 19, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

Presentation On Northwestern University's JD/LLM Program in Taxation on April 19

Northwestern University Law School's Tax Program offers an opportunity to develop an expertise in all aspects of taxation through an LL.M. in Taxation and an accelerated J.D./LL.M. in Taxation Joint Degree program.  At noon in Room 5246 ...

Posted Apr 9, 2010 by Kate McMahan

Fall OCI/Off-Campus Job Fair Information Sessions for 1Ls

  The Career Services Office will be presenting two identical programs to give 1Ls the information they will need this summer if they are interested in participating in our on-campus interviewing program this fall, or in any of our Off- ...

Posted Apr 9, 2010 by Kate McMahan

Nuts and Bolts of the Judicial Clerkship Application Process

If you are interested in applying for post-graduate judicial clerkships, please come to a workshop on the judicial clerkship application process.  Applying for judicial clerkships is quite different from other positions, so you need to ...

Posted Apr 9, 2010 by Kate McMahan

Lunch with Lawyers -- Government Lawyers - Tues. March 23 at noon

The State Bar of Wisconsin will host another of its popular "Lunch with Lawyers" series in Room 5229 from noon to 1:15 on Tuesday, March 23rd.  Pizza will be served and attorneys will be here to discuss their own career paths and opportunit ...

Posted Mar 19, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Post-Graduate Judicial Clerkships Information Session - April 8 at noon

If you are interested in learning more about how to pursue post-graduate judicial clerkships, then please come to an introductory panel discussion, where panelists will discuss what a judicial clerkship is, the numerous benefits of a judicial cl ...

Posted Mar 19, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

PROGRAM ON COMPARATIVE EAST ASIAN FOOD SAFETY LAW AND GOVERNANCE AT HOKKAIDO UNIVERSITY, SAPPORO, JAPAN

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Posted Mar 15, 2010 by roomreservations, roomreservations@law.wisc.edu

1Ls & 2Ls: Registration Deadline for Loyola Patent Fair is Monday, March 8th

The Loyola Patent Law Interview Program is a two-day interview program held in Chicago each summer that brings together patent law employers and law students from across the country to interview for summer associate positions and p ...

Posted Feb 12, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

Workshops to Prepare for Summer Jobs

On Wednesday February 10 and Wednesday February 24, at 4:00 in Room 2260, several lawyers from local law firms will offer advice and recommendations to students on how to have a successful summer clerkship.  The first workshop on Feb. 10 wi ...

Posted Feb 5, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

ABA Teleconference on Careers in Environmental, Energy and Resource Law: Wednesday, January 27, 2010 from 11:00 - 12:30 CST in Rm. 3247

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Posted Jan 26, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

1Ls: State Bar of Wisconsin's Diversity Outreach Committee Presents an Interviewing Skills Workshop on January 28, 2010 from 4:30 - 6:30 in Lubar Commons

The State Bar of Wisconsin's Diversity Outreach Committee is sponsoring an interviewing skills workshop for all 1L students. Attorneys who have been on recruiting committees or involved in attorney recruiting will be here to share tips on ho ...

Posted Jan 26, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

State Bar of Wisconsin Interviewing Skills Program is on January 28, 2010 from 4:30 - 6:30 in Lubar Commons

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Posted Jan 26, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor


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