Professional Development News

How To Be A Good Summer Law Clerk - Tuesday, April 15, 12:00-1:00 p.m., Room 175

On Tuesday, April 15, from 12:00 [noon] to 1:00 p.m., in Room 175, the Office of Professional Development will be hosting an information session focused on preparing students who will be working for a law firm, government agency, non-profit organization, or judge this summer. A panel consisting of attorneys and law students will share their advice on how to impress your boss this summer, what to expect in terms of assignments, how to manage your assignments, and how to prepare for serving as a law clerk. The panelists are:

Robert Croft, Jr. - Attorney, Dinsmore & Shohl
Greg Mayes, Jr. - Attorney, Phillips Parker Orberson & Arnett PLC
Philip Heleringer (2L) - Law Clerk last summer with Stoll Keenan Ogden
Lindsay Howard (2L) - Judicial Intern[ship] last summer with the Honorable John G. Heyburn, Federal District Court

This is information you need to know to be successful this summer! Lunch will be provided.

 

Bingham McCutchen in Lexington, KY seeking May 2014 Graduates

Bingham McCutchen in Lexington, KY has several openings for the position of  Senior Conflict Analyst.  For details about the job and how to apply, log into Symplicity.

 

How To Be A Good Law Clerk Or Summer Associate - Tuesday, April 15 - 12:00 p.m. - Room 175

On Tuesday, April 15, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., in Room 175, the Office of Professional Development will be hosting an information session on ways to be a good law clerk or summer associate.  There will be a panel of employers and students who will provide students with valuable information on what firms look for in a good law clerk or summer associate.  The panelists will be:

Robert Croft, Jr. - Dinsmore & Shohl
Greg Mayes, Jr. - Phillips Parker Orberson & Arnett PLC
Philip Heleringer - Law Clerk
Lindsay Howard - Judicial Internship

The information these panelists will provide will be invaluable to any student.  You won't want to miss it.  Lunch will be provided.

Real Estate Law Panel - Monday, April 14, 2:25 p.m. Room 275

Come hear leading practitioners in real estate law provide advice on finding job opportunities and building careers in real estate law.  The panel will be moderated by Professor Laura Rothstein and panelists include:

  • Fred Joseph, Of Counsel, Stites & Harbison - Former chair of the firm's real estate section, Mr. Joseph focuses on all aspects of commercial real estate law with an emphasis on affordable housing, commercial lending and land use
  • Stephen Porter, Attorney-at-Law & Owner & Principal Broker,  Steve Porter Realtors - In addition to managing his own law firm, Mr. Porter co-owns the Tucker House B&B and is an adjunct professor at the Brandeis School of Law  (Land Use and Planning Law & Local Government Law)
  • Sharon Hardy, Partner, Weber & Rose - Ms. Hardy concentrates her practice in complex commercial transactions, focusing on asset-based lending and commercial real estate.
  • Anne Scholtz, Borders & Borders - Ms. Scholtz focuses her practice on real estate closings and other property law matters, estate planning and business formations and transactions.  She also served as the 2012 chairperson of the LBA real estate law section.

Clariant Corporation seeking Part-time Corporate Law Clerk

Clariant Corporation in Louisville is seeking a part-time Corporate Law Clerk.  To read the full job description and how to apply, log into Symplicity.

How To Be A Good Law Clerk Or Summer Associate

On Tuesday, April 15, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., in Room 175, the Office of Professional Development will be hosting an information session on ways to be a good law clerk or summer associate.  There will be a panel of employers and students who will provide students with valuable information on what firms look for in a good law clerk or summer associate.  The panelists will be:

Robert Croft, Jr. – Dinsmore & Shohl

Greg Mayes, Jr. - Phillips Parker Orberson & Arnett PLC

Philip Heleringer – Law Clerk

Lindsay Howard – Judicial Internship

The information these panelists will provide will be invaluable to any student.  You won’t want to miss it.  Lunch will be provided.

Real Estate Law Panel - Monday, April 14, 2:25 p.m. Room 275

Come hear leading practitioners in real estate law provide advice on finding job opportunities and building careers in real estate law.  The panel will be moderated by Professor Laura Rothstein and panelists include:

  • Fred Joseph, Of Counsel, Stites & Harbison - Former chair of the firm's real estate section, Mr. Joseph focuses on all aspects of commercial real estate law with an emphasis on affordable housing, commercial lending and land use
  • Stephen Porter, Attorney-at-Law & Owner & Principal Broker,  Steve Porter Realtors - In addition to managing his own law firm, Mr. Porter co-owns the Tucker House B&B and is an adjunct professor at the Brandeis School of Law  (Land Use and Planning Law & Local Government Law)
  • Sharon Hardy, Partner, Weber & Rose - Ms. Hardy concentrates her practice in complex commercial transactions, focusing on asset-based lending and commercial real estate.
  • Anne Scholtz, Borders & Borders - Ms. Scholtz focuses her practice on real estate closings and other property law matters, estate planning and business formations and transactions.  She also served as the 2012 chairperson of the LBA real estate law section.

How To Be A Good Law Clerk or Summer Associate

On Tuesday, April 15, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., in Room 175, the Office of Professional Development will be hosting an information session on ways to be a good law clerk or summer associate.  There will be a panel of employers and students who will provide students with valuable information on what firms look for in a good law clerk or summer associate.  The panelists will be:

Robert Croft, Jr. – Dinsmore & Shohl

Greg Mayes, Jr. - Phillips Parker Orberson & Arnett PLC

Philip Heleringer – Law Clerk

Lindsay Howard – Judicial Internship

The information these panelists will provide will be invaluable to any student.  You won’t want to miss it.  Lunch will be provided.

 

Government Honors & Internship Handbook - Updates

 The following government programs have deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2013-14 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm.  For the user name and password to log onto the Handbook, email Ms. Reh at dkreh@louisville.edu and provide her with the following:  your name, class year, and UofL email address.

1Ls for SUMMER 2014

State & Local Government

•Florida Attorney General – Volunteer Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 04/14/14)
•Office of the Governor Texas – Texas Governor’s Fellowship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 04/15/14)
•Arkansas Office of the Attorney General – Law Clerk Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 04/30/14)

FALL

Federal

•White House Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 04/13/14)

State & Local Government

•Arkansas Office of the Attorney General – Law Clerk Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 04/30/14)

2Ls for SUMMER 2014

State & Local Government

•Florida Attorney General – Volunteer Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 04/14/14)
•Office of the Governor Texas – Texas Governor’s Fellowship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 04/15/14)
•Arkansas Office of the Attorney General – Law Clerk Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 04/30/14)

FALL

Federal

•White House Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 04/13/14)
•Executive Office of the President – Office of Science & Technology Policy OSTP Student Volunteer Program (Unpaid, Deadline 04/21/14)
•Executive Office of the President – Council on Environmental Quality Legal Clerkship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 05/02/14)

State & Local Government

•Arkansas Office of the Attorney General – Law Clerk Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 04/30/14)

3Ls – POST GRADUATION

State & Local Government

•New York State Senate – New York State Senate Graduate Fellowship Program (Paid, Deadline 04/28/14)

SAVE THE DATE - Fall 2014 On Campus Interviews

Rising 2L and 3L students,

If you plan on participating in Fall 2014 On Campus Interviews, please note that they begin on Thursday, August 7th.  Student bidding for Session 1 begins on Friday, July 18th.