Professional Development News

Opportunities in Frankfort - Thursday, February 20th at 11:50 in room 175

If  you are interested in opportunities with the Kentucky state government, please plan on attending this session on Thursday, February 20th at 11:50 in room 175.

Speakers include:  Ms. Jennifer Frazier, Kentucky State Law Librarian; Ms. Lisa Lang, Assistant General Counsel, Kentucky Department of Education; Mr. Sean Riley, Deputy Attorney General at the Office of the Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Kentucky; Mr. Jesse Rowe, Assistant General Counsel, Office of Legal Services, Transportation Cabinet; and Ms. Mona Womack, Deputy General Counsel, Office of Legal Services, Cabinet for Health and Family Services.

Lunch will be served prior to the event.

Travis & Herbert will participate in Spring 2014 On Campus Interviews

Travis & Herbert is seeking a 1L law clerk to begin work this summer and continue during the academic year throughout law school.  Student bidding begins February 13 and continues through Feb. 20.  Please apply through Symplicity.

Opportunities in Frankfort - Thursday, February 20th at 11:50 - room 175

If  you are interested in opportunities with the Kentucky state government, please plan on attending this session on Thursday, February 20th at 11:50 in room 175.

Speakers include:  Ms. Jennifer Frazier, Kentucky State Law Librarian; Ms. Lisa Lang, Assistant General Counsel, Kentucky Department of Education; Mr. Sean Riley, Deputy Attorney General at the Office of the Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Kentucky; Mr. Jesse Rowe, Assistant General Counsel, Office of Legal Services, Transportation Cabinet; and Ms. Mona Womack, Deputy General Counsel, Office of Legal Services, Cabinet for Health and Family Services.

Lunch will be served prior to the event.

Kathy Urbach to Conduct Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Assessment

Have you taken the Myers-Briggs type indicator assessment? Do you know your Myers-Briggs type? The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment is a psychometric questionnaire designed to measure psychological preferences in how people perceive the world and make decisions.

Former Assistant Dean for the Office of Professional Development, Kathy Urbach, has been conducting the Myers-Briggs assessments for several years. She will be at the law school on Thursday, February 27, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. in Room 177 to conduct the MBTI assessment for our students. The assessment is fun and can be quite eye-opening.

Space is limited; therefore, we are asking students to RSVP if they plan to attend. Please RSVP by Thursday, February 20 to Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu. Please indicate your type, if you know it, when you RSVP. Lunch will be provided.

The Aguiar Law Office seeking 2L Law Clerk

The Aguiar Law Office, a 9 attorney personal injury firm in Louisville, is seeking a second year law student to work part time this semester (flexible schedule with school) and full time in the summer. Practice areas are Personal Injury, Wrongful Death and Workers' Compensation. The Aguiar Law Office was opened in 2010 and has rapidly grown to over 30 employees. The firm is located in Butchertown and has a casual dress code.

For information on how to apply for this position and additional job listings, log onto Symplicity. If you need help resetting your Symplicity user name or password, contact the Office of Professional Development.

Loyola Patent Law Interview Program - Student Registration Now Open Through Monday, March 3, 2014

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 2014 Patent Law Interview Program will be held on Thursday, July 31 and Friday, August 1, 2014. 

STUDENT REGISTRATION

Student registration will be handled online at:  https://patentlawregistration.luc.edu/lawstudents/Default.aspx  and is now open.  The deadline to register is Monday, March 3.  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 2014 Patent Law Interview Program will be accepting registrations from:

JD students graduating in May/June 2015 (3Ls)
JD students graduating in May/June 2016 (2Ls)
JD students graduating in December 2014/January 2015 (3Ls)
JD students graduating in December 2015/January 2016 (2Ls)
Students in Intellectual Property LLM programs with anticipated graduation dates in 2015 and 2016

Students who will graduate before the program is held in August 2014 and students who plan to graduate after May/June 2016 are not eligible for the 2014 Patent Law Interview Program and should not register.

Travis & Herbert will participate in Spring 2014 On Campus Interviews

Travis & Herbert is seeking a 1L law clerk to begin work this summer and continue during the academic year throughout law school.  Student bidding begins February 13 and continues through Feb. 20.  Please apply through Symplicity.

ATTENTION 2014 GRADS!!! How Many Public Service Hours Did You Perform?

The Public Service Program will be awarding the Samuel L. Greenebaum Public Service Award to the graduating law student who has recorded the most hours on his or her timesheet for their Public Service project. This award is a very distinquished wall plaque and is awarded each year at the Awards Ceremony, which is scheduled for Sunday, April 13, 2014.

If you feel you may be in the running for this award, the deadline for turning in any outstanding timesheets to be recorded is THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2014!  This deadline is only for third year students who may be in the running of this award.  The public service deadline for all third year students is MONDAY, MARCH 31.

If you have already completed your project and turned in your timesheet, please see Jina in Room 180 to see if you could be in the running for this award.

Kathy Urbach to Conduct Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Assessment

Have you taken the Myers-Briggs type indicator assessment? Do you know your Myers-Briggs type? The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment is a psychometric questionnaire designed to measure psychological preferences in how people perceive the world and make decisions.

Former Assistant Dean for the Office of Professional Development, Kathy Urbach, has been conducting the Myers-Briggs assessments for several years. She will be at the law school on Thursday, February 27, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. in Room 177 to conduct the MBTI assessment for our students. The assessment is fun and can be quite eye-opening.

Space is limited; therefore, we are asking students to RSVP if they plan to attend. Please RSVP by Thursday, February 20 to Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu. Please indicate your type, if you know it, when you RSVP. Lunch will be provided.

Kathy Urbach to Conduct Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Assessment

Have you taken the Myers-Briggs type indicator assessment?  Do you know your Myers-Briggs type?  The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment is a psychometric questionnaire designed to measure psychological preferences in how people perceive the world and make decisions.

Former Assistant Dean for the Office of Professional Development, Kathy Urbach, has been conducting the Myers-Briggs assessments for several years.  She will be at the law school on Thursday, February 27, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. in Room 177 to conduct the MBTI assessment for our students.  The assessment is fun and can be quite eye-opening.

Space is limited; therefore, we are asking students to RSVP if they plan to attend.  Please RSVP by Thursday, February 20 to Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu. Please indicate your type, if you know it, when you RSVP.  Lunch will be provided.