Student News

KY Bar Exam Deadline - February 1

The regular filing deadline to sit for the July 2012 Kentucky Bar Exam is February 1, 2012.  Postmarks are accepted. 

Last Day to Apply for Degree - Feb 2

Graduating Law Students:  Thursday, February 2 is the last day to apply for a MAY 2012 degree. All May 2012 graduates must complete the application for degree on ULink, regardless of whether you intend to participate in commencement.  In addition to applying for a degree, it is wise to check your unofficial transcript on ULink and complete a degree check form at http://www.law.louisville.edu/academics/registration-forms

Opportunities in Frankfort Information Session - Tuesday, January 31st - Noon in room 175

Speakers will be Shane Benson with the Kentucky Public Service Commission; Sarah Coker, Deputy Bar Counsel for the Kentucky Bar Association; Jennifer Frazier, Kentucky State Law Librarian; Neeka Parks with the Kentucky Parole Board; and Leigh Ann Thacker of Southern Strategy Group.

Find out how these law graduates found their positions and the career path they followed to get there.

The event will begin at Noon on Tuesday, January 31st in room 175 and continue until 1:30 p.m.  Pizza and drinks will be served outside of 175 before Noon.

On Campus Interview Information

Students who have been selected to interview with Session 1 employers for Spring 2012 On Campus Interviews will receive an e-mail on Monday, January 30th.  To sign up for an interview time, you will need to log in to Symplicity, Click on OCI, select Session 1 and then click on Schedule Interview.  If you were not selected to interview, you will not receive an e-mail.

Students may begin applying to Session 2 employers (with the exception of the U.S. Attorney) today.  The U.S. Attorney's Office changed their interview date from February 15th to February 21st, resulting in them being in Session 2. 

 

ATTENTION 3L'S!!! PUBLIC SERVICE DEADLINE FAST APPROACHING!

This is a reminder that the deadline for third year students to complete and turn in all necessary public service paperwork is MONDAY, MARCH 26. There will be no exceptions or excuses. If you are a third year student who has not signed up for their public service, please do so ASAP. Many of our placements fill up quickly so you may not be able to do your public service at your preferred choice. Please remember that you must sign up with the public service office BEFORE starting your project by completing a Reservation Form.

If you are a third year student who has signed up for, but has not completed your 30-hour requirement or if you have not signed up at all, you can expect to receive periodic e-mail reminders from Ms. Scinta.

If you have any questions about the status of your public service, please contact Ms. Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu.

Opportunities in Frankfort Information Session - Tuesday, January 31st - Noon in room 175

Speakers will be Shane Benson with the Kentucky Public Service Commission; Sarah Coker, Deputy Bar Counsel for the Kentucky Bar Association; Jennifer Frazier, Kentucky State Law Librarian; Neeka Parks with the Kentucky Parole Board; and Leigh Ann Thacker of Southern Strategy Group.

Find out how these law graduates found their positions and the career path they followed to get there.

The event will begin at Noon on Tuesday, January 31st in room 175 and continue until 1:30 p.m.  Pizza and drinks will be served outside of 175 before Noon.

Brandeis "Brief" Break TODAY

It's never too cold or rainy for ice cream!  Take a break and join the faculty and staff for ice cream bars, compliments of Student Life, upstairs in the Cox Faculty Lounge.  Come anytime between 3:40 p.m. - 4:10 p.m.  Grab an ice cream bar and a few minutes of conversation.

Study Abroad Info Session TODAY

Did you know that you may take up to twelve (12) hours at an ABA-approved program of foreign law study? 

Come learn about study abroad opportunities and language study programs available to you as a law student.  Mr. Jeff Benedict from UofL’s International Center will address logistics.  Dean Cross will explain the criteria to participate in a study abroad program.  The session will begin at 12:10 p.m. in Room 075.  Questions?  Contact Dean Cross.  Pizza will be provided while it lasts.

Law Firm Seeking Law Clerk!

Greg Sims from the law firm of Sims & Reed has an immediate need for a law clerk to work 20 hours per week.  He is looking for a hardworking student who is a quick learner.  A 2L is preferred.

Interested students should fax their resume to 502-618-4954.

Are you Missing a Ring?

A student found a ring in the Ladies Room in the student lounge area on the first floor.  If you have lost a ring, please contact Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu with a description.