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  • Early Offers (podcast)

    April 4, 2024

    Listen to Yih-hsien Shen discuss how to navigate Early Offers from EIP Preview. In this podcast Yih-hsien will discuss what to do if you’re ready to accept a Preview Offer, or how to proceed if you need more time to consider the offer. We also encourage you to review Schedule and Manage EIP Preview Interviews and Offers for more about the issues discussed in this podcast.

  • International Student FAQs for EIP (podcast)

    April 4, 2024

    OCS adviser Yih-hsien Shen discusses issues that international students can face during EIP.

  • Researching Firms for EIP (video)

    April 1, 2024

    In this video, former OCS Peer Adviser, Haley O’Connor, gives an overview of the EIP Week bidding process and tips for how to approach creating bid list before meeting with an OCS Adviser for a bid list review appointment. She shows some of our most popular employer research tools (Firm Prospects, Market Intelligence, Vault, Chambers, and others) and discusses which sites are better for different questions you might have about the firms.

  • Asia Legal Market Podcast

    March 21, 2024

    Yih-hsien Shen from OCS discusses the state of the legal market in Asia with Evan Jowers and Alejandro Vargas recruiters from Jowers | Vargas.

  • Seattle Legal Market Podcast

    February 27, 2024

    Head Dena Sacco of OCS discuss the Seattle legal market with Inti Knapp, a recruiter with Harris Legal Search.

  • Researching Judges (video)

    February 27, 2024

    This step of the clerkship application process probably will take the most time. With many different types of courts and thousands of judges among them, you will need to set some priorities and related parameters for your search.

  • Texas Legal Market Podcast

    February 7, 2024

    Hear Yih-hsien Shen from OCS discuss the Texas legal market with Tim Regan from ELR Legal Search.

  • EIP Orientation (video)

    February 7, 2024

    This program is essential if you plan to participate in the Early Interview Program (EIP). Learn how to navigate the new EIP Preview, what to expect from EIP Week, how to develop your strategy for both, and how to use the spring semester to maximize your success.

  • Thinking About Practice Areas (podcast)

    February 6, 2024

    In this podcast we'll cover how you should go about considering various practice areas to narrow down your list of employers. 

  • Strategic Networking for EIP (podcast)

    January 11, 2024

    Learn how to gain the competitive edge for EIP by networking. Hear five things you can be doing right now to get your networking started and put yourself in a better position during EIP.

  • LL.M. Series: Interviewing (video)

    November 14, 2023

    Marjorie Lichtenberger, OCS Associate Director and Director of International Advising An interview is your chance to showcase your qualifications and enthusiasm for a law firm…

  • Applying to Law Firm 1L Diversity Positions 2023 (video)

    November 1, 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…

  • LL.M. Series: Networking (video)

    October 17, 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…

  • Introduction to Judicial Clerkships (video)

    October 4, 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…

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

    September 29, 2023

    Watch of video of the Office of Public Interest Advising (OPIA) and the Office of Career Services (OCS) career kickoff event. Learn about career paths…

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

    September 26, 2023

    Marjorie Lichtenberger, OCS Associate Director and Director of International Advising The 2024 Overseas-Trained LL.M. Interview Program will take place on Saturday, January 27, 2024.

  • LL.M. Series: Drafting Job Search Materials (video)

    September 12, 2023

    Marjorie Lichtenberger, OCS’ Associate Director and Director of International Advising Jillian Tuck, OPIA’s Assistant Director for J.D. and LL.M. Advising Professional and polished job search…

  • Economic Outlook and Valuable Advice for 2023 Preview and EIP (podcast)

    June 6, 2023

    Get up to speed about what's going on in the legal market by joining Mark Weber, Assistant Dean for Career Services for a discussion on the legal economy.