Office of Career Services

Welcome. The Office of Career Services (OCS) is a team of advisors and recruitment professionals who work with current students, alumni, and employers with a focus on private sector careers – including law firms, in-house counsel positions, business careers, alternative legal careers, and judicial clerkships.

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Upcoming National Employer Receptions

December 7, 2017

Over the winter break, many firms will host recruiting events at the firms’ office locations across the country. Unfortunately, some of these events take place after the start of J-term. If there is a home office reception taking place during J-term that interests you, we recommend contacting the RSVP contact in the invitation to let […]

Upcoming Local Employer Receptions

December 7, 2017

Employers will host many recruiting events for HLS students in the coming months. Once the J-term begins, many large firms will send attorneys to Cambridge for the express purpose of meeting HLS students. Attending receptions is a great way to meet attorneys, learn about the law firms, the legal profession, and to build your network. […]

1L Diversity Scholarship Opportunities

December 5, 2017

Each year a number of law firms award Diversity Scholarships/Fellowships to 1Ls with diverse backgrounds. These opportunities generally involve a supplemental financial award to a position working as a summer associate at the law firm. The following firms have recently provided information on their diversity fellowships/scholarships: BakerHostetler | Blank Rome | Boston Lawyers Group | […]