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  • Introduction to Judicial Clerkships

    September 19, 2023

    A judicial clerkship is one of the most substantive jobs you can have at the beginning of a career in law. Learn about this exciting…

  • Applying to 1L In-House Internships

    September 14, 2023

    Join OCS for an informational panel with current HLS students who spent their 1L summer working in-house at companies. We will cover the type of…

  • 1L International Student Q&A

    September 7, 2023

    International JD Students have unique concerns when seeking summer, and ultimately post-graduate, employment. Bring your lunch and your questions to an informal meeting with OCS’s Yih-hsien Shen and OPIA’s Jillian Tuck. Let us dispel rumors, address fears, and provide you with suggestions to help you in your job search.

  • Applying to Law Firm 1L Diversity Positions

    September 7, 2023

    The process for applying to 1L summer diversity positions at major law firms can be daunting. When do I apply? What should I say in my diversity statement? What are firms looking for? Is it worth my time to apply? Hear from students who have been through the application process before and succeeded. Lunch, provided by White & Case, will be served.

  • Masterclass & Mingle

    September 7, 2023

    As you enter the legal profession, attorneys and clients will have certain expectations of you. These expectations are often unspoken, and students therefore sometimes learn them the hard way. At Masterclass, Wall Street Journal Bestselling Author of The Unspoken Rules: Secrets to Starting Your Career Off Right, Gorick Ng, demystifies the unspoken rules of professional success. You will get concrete steps for making a favorable impression throughout the recruitment process and on-the-job. Immediately after the program, you can put what you have learned into action by navigating a cocktail reception with attorneys from law firms around the country. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served, along with wine, beer and non-alcoholic drinks. RSVP today for this important and informative event!

  • Career Planning: How Your 1L Year (and Job) Fit in the Big Picture

    September 7, 2023

    All 1Ls are invited to join the Office of Public Interest Advising (OPIA) and the Office of Career Services (OCS) for a career kickoff event. Learn about career paths and hiring processes in the public and private sectors, what your 1L job search will entail, and how to make the most of your next three years to set yourself up for success. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served, along with wine, beer, and non-alcoholic drinks.

  • LL.M. Series: Interviewing

    September 1, 2023

    An interview is your chance to showcase your qualifications and enthusiasm for a law firm position. Attend this session to learn how to prepare for and succeed in your US-style interviews. Lunch will be served. This program will be recorded and posted to the OCS website for those unable to attend.

  • LL.M. Series: Networking

    September 1, 2023

    Networking is an important part of your LL.M. job search. Many law firm jobs are obtained, or sometimes even created, through networking. Attend this program to learn what networking is and how to creatively and professionally network your way to a job. Lunch will be served.  This program will be recorded and posted to the OCS website.

  • LL.M. Series: Intro to the LLM Job Fair

    September 1, 2023

    The 2024 Overseas-Trained LL.M. Interview Program ("The LLM Job Fair") will take place on Saturday, January 27, 2024 (virtually). At this information session you will learn about how the job fair works and the critical upcoming deadlines. Attendance is encouraged even if you are not yet sure whether you will participate. Lunch will be served.  This program will be recorded and posted to the OCS website.

  • LL.M. Series: Drafting Job Search Materials

    September 1, 2023

    Professional and polished job search documents are the foundation for every successful LL.M. job search. Attend this session to learn the basics about how to draft a U.S. style resume and cover letter, how to choose a writing sample, and how to create a list of references.

  • OCS & OPIA Ice Cream Social for 2Ls & 3Ls

    August 24, 2023

    OCS and OPIA would like to welcome back all returning 2Ls and 3Ls. Stop by for Lizzy’s ice cream & toppings. OCS and OPIA advisers will be on-hand to catch up and to answer any questions you may have.

  • 2L Judicial Clerkship Update and Q&A

    August 23, 2023

    2Ls, if you are interested in clerking, what should you be doing now? After reviewing last fall's Introduction to Judicial Clerkships for a big-picture overview, come for a refresher, an update on the application timeline, and answers to any questions you have. Feel free to bring your lunch.

  • Renting in NYC Webinar

    May 1, 2023

    You Are Cordially Invited To Join This Renting A Home In NYC Webinar Event presented by Cooper & Cooper Real Estate. Learn more about the ins-and-outs of the NYC rental process.

  • “Renting In New York – A Practical Guide” Zoom Workshop

    April 13, 2023

    WHO: Cooper & Cooper Real Estate – CooperCooper.com

    WHAT:
     “Renting In New York – A Practical Guide” Zoom Workshop + Q&A

    WHEN:
     Monday,…

  • Robbins Geller Sponsored Coffee at OCS

    March 31, 2023

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.

  • BJ’s Wholesale Club Sponsored Coffee at OCS

    March 31, 2023

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.

  • Jones Day Sponsored Coffee at OCS

    March 29, 2023

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.

  • Using Hotshot to Excel on the Job

    March 23, 2023

    Join us for this short webinar with Hotshot to learn how their videos can help you shine during internships and as a new associate and become more practice ready. Hotshot’s short, bite-sized videos provide simple explanations of complex concepts. Topics include Accounting & Finance, M&A Basics, Civil Litigation Basics, Venture Financing, Securities, and more and will help you stand out this summer and beyond.  

  • O’Melveny & Myers Sponsored Coffee at OCS

    March 20, 2023

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.

  • Proskauer Virtual Chat

    March 20, 2023

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.

  • Resume Book Program Opens

    March 16, 2023

    Resume Book Program begins Monday, August 7 @ 12pm ET (noon) and closes Friday, August 25 @ 12pm ET (noon). Applications will be distributed…