Professional Development News

Summer 2013 Health Care Intern - Montpelier, Vermont

If you are a 1L or 2L student interested in health care law, this opportunity allows you to work for the Office of Health Care Ombudsman, a project of Vermont Legal Aid.  For more details, go to Symplicity at:  https://law-louisville-csm.symplicity.com/students

Length of internship is ten weeks and there is a $4,000.00 stipend available.  Second-year students are preferred. 

 

Wisconsin Judicial System offering 1L/2L unpaid Summer 2013 Internships

Opportunities to work as an unpaid intern with circuit court judges throughout Wisconsin for Summer 2013 are available.

Although there are no funds for compensation, students will gain practical experience, gratitude from the judges and a summer in Wisconsin!

An application is attached.  The deadline to apply is March 15, 2013.

 

ACLU of KY seeking 2013 Summer Intern

The ACLU of Kentucky is seeking a second-year student for a volunteer 2013  Summer Intern position.  If interested, you can apply through Symplicity at:  https://law-louisville-csm.symplicity.com/students

   

Law Professor Lisa Nicholson to Speak at McKinney Law Symposium

The Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law will host a major national symposium on “Law and the Financial Crisis” on April 5, 2013.
One of the panels slated for that day will examine the potential for the law to prevent the next financial crisis. Professor David Herzig of Valparaiso School of Law will moderate a panel made up of Professor M. Todd Henderson of the University of Chicago School of Law, and Professor Lisa Nicholson of the University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law. Professor Henderson has private sector experience counseling clients on business and regulatory strategy, and he will speak about new strategies for regulation. Professor Nicholson has securities and commercial litigation experience and will speak on the subject of corporate governance.
Former Indiana Senator Evan Bayh will present the keynote address to kick off the event. Senator Bayh’s lecture will focus on his experience with the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs during the financial crisis.
The symposium is sponsored by the Indiana Law Review, a legal periodical edited and managed by students of IU McKinney Law that publishes scholarly articles by professors, judges, and practitioners from throughout the country. Andrea Kochert is editor of a special issue of the Law Review that will contain the proceedings of the symposium.

New Session created for Spring 2013 Hiring Season

Nader Shunnarah is interested in interviewing second-year students on campus for a part-time position during the semester and continuing over the summer.  If you are interested, please apply through Symplicity.

Extell seeking 2L or 3L Students for Paid Intern Position

Extell Financial Services, Inc., an accounting and financial reporting office in Louisville, KY, is seeking a Legal Intern.  Interns will get practical hands-on experience in several areas and are expected to make important contributions involving a variety of legal issues. This position reports to the Executive Vice President of Extell Development Company.  The position has potential to continue into the summer and salary will be $20/hr for 2Ls and $22/hr for 3Ls.

If interested, apply through Symplicity at:  https://law-lousiville-csm.symplicity.com/students

 

 

Grossman & Moore seeking 2L Student to work part-time this semester and full-time in summer

Grossman & Moore is seeking a second-year law student to work 15 hours per week this semester and possibly, full-time, over the summer.

If interested, apply through Symplicity at:   https://law-louisville-csm.symplicity.com/students

 

 

Loyola Patent Law Interview Program - Student Registration Now Open

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 post-graduate employment.  The 2013 Patent Law Interview Program will be held on Thursday, August 1 and Friday, August 2, 2013.  Students are responsible for paying a $35.00 fee by credit card to complete their online registration. 

STUDENT REGISTRATION

Student registration will be handled online at:  https://patentlawregistration.luc.edu/lawstudents/ and begins on Monday, February 11 and ends on Monday, March 4.  We are listed as "University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law".  If you want to participate, you must register by the deadline.  Because of the verification process that will have to take place immediately after student registration closes, late student registrations will not be accepted.

STUDENT ELIGIBILITY  

Only law students are eligible to participate in the Patent Law Interview Program. It is not required that students be patent bar eligible to register for the program; however, many employers require patent bar eligibility as a qualification for bidding on interviews, and most employers strongly prefer patent bar eligible students. For more information on eligibility for the patent bar, please refer to the General Requirements Bulletin from the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.

The 2013 Patent Law Interview Program will be accepting registrations from:

JD students graduating in May/June 2014 (3Ls)
JD students graduating in May/June 2015 (2Ls)
JD students graduating in December 2013/January 2014 (3Ls)
JD students graduating in December 2014/January 2015 (2Ls)
Students in Intellectual Property LLM programs with anticipated graduation dates in 2014 and 2015

Students who will graduate before the program is held in August 2013 and students who plan to graduate after May/June 2015 are not eligible for the 2013 Patent Law Interview Program.

Calling All Students!!! Judge Stephanie Burke Needs Assistance with Research Projects

Jefferson County District Court Judge, Stephanie Burke, has a few research projects available for students who need to fulfill their public service requirement. Although this opportunity is open to all students, this may be of particular interest to you if you are a third year student still needing to complete your requirement before the March 25 deadline. Please contact Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu to sign up.

Loyola Patent Law Interview Program - Student Registration begins Monday, February 11th

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 post-graduate employment.  The 2013 Patent Law Interview Program will be held on Thursday, August 1 and Friday, August 2, 2013. 

STUDENT REGISTRATION

Student registration will be handled online at:  https://patentlawregistration.luc.edu/lawstudents/ and begins on Monday, February 11 and ends on Monday, March 4.  If you want to participate, you must register by the deadline.  Because of the verification process that will have to take place immediately after student registration closes, late student registrations will not be accepted.

STUDENT ELIGIBILITY  

Only law students are eligible to participate in the Patent Law Interview Program. It is not required that students be patent bar eligible to register for the program; however, many employers require patent bar eligibility as a qualification for bidding on interviews, and most employers strongly prefer patent bar eligible students. For more information on eligibility for the patent bar, please refer to the General Requirements Bulletin from the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.

The 2013 Patent Law Interview Program will be accepting registrations from:

JD students graduating in May/June 2014 (3Ls)
JD students graduating in May/June 2015 (2Ls)
JD students graduating in December 2013/January 2014 (3Ls)
JD students graduating in December 2014/January 2015 (2Ls)
Students in Intellectual Property LLM programs with anticipated graduation dates in 2014 and 2015

Students who will graduate before the program is held in August 2013 and students who plan to graduate after May/June 2015 are not eligible for the 2013 Patent Law Interview Program.