Professional Development News

Judge Reba Page, 1976 Alumni, to speak about Opportunities in Washington, DC - Thursday, April 4 at Noon in Room 275

Judge Reba Page, U.S. Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals, is a 1976 alumni of the law school. Judge Page will discuss opportunities in Washington, DC and "life after law school". Please see her bio attached. 

Those who will be attending this event are encouraged to download or view the pdf of Judge Page's materials which are attached. These materials contain information about the DC Bar Association, the USAJOBS.gov website and provides a description of various job opportunities and hiring tips in the DC area. Judge Page will provide relevant information on where to look for opportunities. She will explain the application process and offer advice to applicants. There will also be time for questions and answers.

Jimmy Johns will be served.  Please bring your own drink.

Career Week

Today, April 2 at 1pm in room 175, Environmental Law & Land Use Society will be hosting an event for Career Week. The event will focus on the various aspects of this field, the nature of law and role of attorneys related to the environment, and opportunities within the city of Louisville. Speakers will include Randal Strobo (W.H. Graddy & Associates), Mary Stephens (KY Division of Water), Bob Ehrler (LG&E Senior Counsel), and
Stephen Porter (Solo Practicioner). Food will be provided.

 

Judge Reba Page, 1976 Alumni, to speak about Opportunities in Washington, DC - Thursday, April 4 at Noon in Room 275

Judge Reba Page, U.S. Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals, is a 1976 alumni of the law school. Judge Page will discuss opportunities in Washington, DC and "life after law school". Please see her bio attached.

Those who will be attending this event are encouraged to download or view the pdf of Judge Page's materials which are attached. These materials contain information about the DC Bar Association, the USAJOBS.gov website and provides a description of various job opportunities and hiring tips in the DC area. Judge Page will provide relevant information on where to look for opportunities. She will explain the application process and offer advice to applicants. There will also be time for questions and answers.


Jimmy Johns will be served.

Preparing for the Fall Recruiting Season and Tips on Gaining Summer Legal Experience - Tuesday, April 2, 12:00 - 175

If you want to be ready for the Fall 2013 Recruiting Season and/or need advice on how to gain legal experience over the summer, please attend this session.   Dean Hajek will provide advice to students who haven't found summer opportunities and inform you how to "hit the ground running" this fall.

Jimmy Johns will be served.

Career Week

Today, April 1 at 12pm in room 175, Labor/Employment Law Society will be hosting an event for Career Week. The event will focus on the difference between labor and employment, the nature of law and role of attorneys in this field, and opportunities within the city of Louisville. Speakers will include Chris Sanders from the United Food and Commercial Workers Union, Irwin "Buddy" Cutler from Priddy, Cutler, Miller, and Meade, and Emily Lamb from Wyatt Tarrant & Combs. Food will be provided.

Real Estate Law Summer Fellowship

$5000 Johnston Real Estate Law Summer Fellowship

Applications are now being accepted from 1Ls and 2Ls for the R. Harvey Johnston, III Real Estate Law Summer Fellowship which will support a Brandeis student who works this summer in the field of real estate law.  The amount of the fellowship is $5,000.  Candidates who apply for the fellowship must find their own placement for the summer with a sponsoring organization.  A sponsoring organization can be any organization engaged in a significant amount of legal work concerning real estate.  It can be a law firm (including a solo practitioner), a government agency, a nonprofit organization, a title company, a financial institution, or any other organization in which an attorney would be supervising the student’s work.  The application for the Johnston Fellowship is located on Symplicity under the Resources Tab.  If you have any questions about the application process or finding a sponsoring organization, please contact Dean Hajek at laurel.hajek@louisville.edu.  The deadline to apply is Monday, April 22, 2013, and applications must be submitted to Dean Hajek.


Judge Reba Page, 1976 Alumni, to speak about Opportunities in Washington, DC - Thursday, April 4 at Noon in room 275

Judge Reba Page, U.S. Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals, is a 1976 alumni of the law school. Judge Page will discuss opportunities in Washington, DC and "life after law school". Please see her bio attached.

Those who will be attending this event are encouraged to download or view the pdf of Judge Page's materials which are attached. These materials contain information about the DC Bar Association, the USAJOBS.gov website and provides a description of various job opportunities and hiring tips in the DC area. Judge Page will provide relevant information on where to look for opportunities. She will explain the application process and offer advice to applicants. There will also be time for questions and answers.

Jimmy Johns will be served.

Preparing for the Fall Recruiting Season and Tips on Gaining Summer Legal Experience - Tuesday, April 2, 12:00 - 175

If you want to be ready for the Fall 2013 Recruiting Season and/or need advice on how to gain legal experience over the summer, please attend this session.   Dean Hajek will provide advice to students who haven't found summer opportunities and inform you how to "hit the ground running" this fall.

Jimmy Johns will be served.

Preparing for the Fall Recruiting Season and Tips on Gaining Summer Legal Experience - Tuesday, April 2, 12:00 - 175

If you want to be ready for the Fall 2013 Recruiting Season and/or need advice on how to gain legal experience over the summer, please attend this session.   Dean Hajek will provide advice to students who haven't found summer opportunities and inform you how to "hit the ground running" this fall.

Jimmy Johns will be served.

 

Career Week

Wednesday, March 27 at 12pm (noon) in room 275, International Law Society will be hosting an event for Career Week. The event will focus on different aspects of international law, the role of attorneys, its applicibility to the city of Louisville, and what the future looks like for lawyers in this field. Speakers include Robert Brown from Bingham Greenebaum Doll, Pei Zhang from Frost Brown Todd, and Becky O'Neill. Food will be provided.