Law: 1L Series: Introduction to the CDO & Legal Career Exploration and Networking

October 20

12:00pm - 1:00pm


Audience: Current Student,  Current Student - Cloned

1L Series: Introduction to the CDO & Legal Career Exploration and Networking

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
12pm - 1pm
Zoom link provided to registrants

Join the CDO and upper-level students via Zoom for information on the services’ offered by the Career Development Office (“CDO”), as well as tips and
resources to help you self-assess and network within the legal community. We will explain how you can start building your professional brand and making
connections that will serve you well in law school and beyond. Earn required CPDR credit by attending! Once you have RSVPed, a Zoom link will be sent to
you shortly before the event.

The first step in choosing your initial law school job and ultimately your legal career path is EXPLORATION:

What factors should you consider; what are your priorities and goals?

How can you start to reflect your strengths and interests (the best YOU) in your resume and LinkedIn profile?

With whom and how should you connect to learn more about potential areas of interest and make a good first impression?

How do you handle a 1×1 informational meeting with an attorney (virtual or in-person), what questions should you ask, and how do you follow-up?

What can you do in fall semester and 1L year to help you find your first summer experience?

Zoom now has a capability that allows for live transcription. To use this feature, click on “Live Transcript” and then “Show Subtitle”.

*Please note this program may be recorded and saved for future password-protected use.