Get Ready for Fall 2015 On-Campus Interviews (OCI)

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Law - 155

Fall Semester is one of THE busiest times of year for many PRIVATE and PUBLIC sector legal employers to interview and select candidates for positions for the NEXT summer, as well as school year positions. The application deadline for FALL 2015 OCI occurs in July before school begins, and interviews begin August 4. Many of these employers ONLY hire through the On-Campus Interview (OCI) process. Join us for an overview of the OCI application and interview process. Get the inside scoop on important OCI deadlines and employers. Find out what you need to start doing NOW and this summer so you don’t miss out! Current upper level students who have gone through the OCI process will also share their insights and tips for success. All students continuing next year are invited to attend. Lunch and Dinner Provided. Sponsored by Career Development & Opportunities. Lunch will be provided.


Get Ready for Fall 2015 On-Campus Interviews (OCI)

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Law - 125

Fall Semester is one of THE busiest times of year for many PRIVATE and PUBLIC sector legal employers to interview and select candidates for positions for the NEXT summer, as well as school year positions. The application deadline for FALL 2015 OCI occurs in July before school begins, and interviews begin August 4. Many of these employers ONLY hire through the On-Campus Interview (OCI) process. Join us for an overview of the OCI application and interview process. Get the inside scoop on important OCI deadlines and employers. Find out what you need to start doing NOW and this summer so you don’t miss out! Current upper level students who have gone through the OCI process will also share their insights and tips for success. All students continuing next year are invited to attend. Lunch and Dinner Provided. Sponsored by Career Development & Opportunities. Dinner will be provided.


Small Talk...It’s No Joke!

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Have you ever felt awkward at Bar Association networking events? Or sat staring at other attendees waiting for a meeting to start? Join Debra Fine for her fast-paced, interactive and entertaining presentation The Fine Art of Small Talk. In Debra’s presentation you’ll laugh, learn and leave with insightful and informative conversation tips and techniques on how to strike up conversations and keep them going, avoid conversation “killers”, exit conversations with grace and develop business relationships. Join us on Wednesday, April 1, at 5:30 p.m., at the DBA CLE offices, third floor. Appetizers, beer, wine and soda will be provided. Cost to attend is $25 for members, $20 for law students and $50 for nonmembers. RSVP online, email lunches@cobar.org or call 303-860-1115, ext. 727.


Immigration Law Spring Social!

Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Come join local immigration attorneys from the American Immigration Lawyers Association and students interested in immigration law for a night of networking over drinks and complimentary food.

Location:
FERMÆNTRA Brewery and Tap Room
1715 E Evans Ave, Denver, CO 80210

ORGANIZERS
The Immigration, Refugee, Asylum Coalition (University of Denver: Sturm College of Law) and The American Immigration Lawyers Association (Colorado Chapter)

Co-sponsored by The Office of Career Development and Opportunities


How to Succeed in Your Summer Job and Beyond - Part IV of the 1L CDO Orientation Series

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Law - 155

You’ve worked hard to get your first position in law school. How do you ensure it is a success? A panel of employers will share inside information on what it takes to succeed in a summer job and beyond. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn how to utilize your summer job as an opportunity to learn, to develop mentoring relationships, build references, and of course, add value!

Who should attend? All 1Ls who want to get the most out of their summer experience. You should attend even if you are still looking for a summer position as you will gain knowledge that will help you in your job search and in your performance on the job.

Jimmy Johns Subs will be Served!


Own Your Career as a “Lawyer Entrepreneur”

Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Law - 155

Own Your Career as a “Lawyer Entrepreneur”: How To Find And Keep Clients In A Changing Legal Landscape

Whether you are working in an established law firm or starting your own firm, finding and keeping clients is the key to your livelihood. A panel of entrepreneurial attorneys will share tips on how to find clients, serve them well, and keep them coming back.

Who should attend? Any law student interested in understanding the business side of the practice as well as how to provide excellent client service.

Non-Pizza Lunch will be Served!


Husch Blackwell LLP’s Spring Open House for first-year law students

Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The Open House gives you a great opportunity to meet members of the Hiring and Recruiting Committees prior to fall recruiting. You can get on the firm’s radar as well as explore whether the firm is the right fit for you. We encourage you to attend if you are thinking about participating in fall recruiting.

By way of background, Husch Blackwell LLP is a large firm, with offices in 15 U.S. cities and in London. The firm’s practice areas are:
• Energy & Natural Resources
• Financial Services
• Food & Agribusiness
• Healthcare, Life Sciences & Education
• Real Estate, Development & Construction
• Technology, Manufacturing & Transportation

Please note the event is business casual dress. If you able to attend, please RSVP by April 1st to Angela Dew at angela.dew@huschblackwell.com.

Location:
Husch Blackwell LLP
1700 Lincoln Street, Suite 4700
Denver, CO


Speed Networking Event

Friday, April 10, 2015 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: Law - Lobby 201

Join the National Women Law Students Organization for the 3rd annual Speed Networking event on April 10th! The event will be held at DU’s Sturm College of Law. Appetizers and drinks will be served starting at 6 p.m. followed by rounds of speed networking. Students will talk to an attorney one on one or in groups of two for an allotted amount of time. Then, students will rotate to the next attorney. Please join us in making this event as successful as previous years! Men and women attorneys will be attending. If you would like to participate, please email Kaylea Waechter at kwaechter16@law.du.edu or Tessa Gardner at tgardner16@law.du.edu by April 1st.


Overcoming Barriers to Practicing in Civil Rights

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Law - 155

Interested in a career in civil rights law? Please join us for this unique panel Overcoming Barriers to Practicing in Civil Rights: Why everyone comes to law school wanting to do civil rights but nobody does. The panelists are as follows:

• Siddhartha Rathod (Rathod Mohamedbhai LLC)
• Rebecca T. Wallace (ACLU of Colorado)
• Erica Grossman (Holland, Holland-Edwards & Grossman PC)
• Nicole Godfrey (Killmer Lane & Newman LLP)

Lunch will be provided! Sponsored by the DU Office of Career Development and Opportunities (CDO).