29. March 2019 - 8:30 till 19:30
Washington D.C. Career Conference & Recruiting Reception | Cooley LLP | Friday, 29. March 2019
Who can benefit from this conference?
J.D. candidates (1Ls, 2Ls, 3Ls), LLMs and recent law school graduates
How is the conference structured?
8:30 am Breakfast & Registration9 am – 12 pm Career Training Conference12 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch & Interviewing Workshop1:30 pm – 5:00 pm Career Training Conference Continued5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Recruiting Reception & Resume Collect
What can I learn at the conference?
In this full-day conference, you will learn:
Operations and economics of law firms and organizations
How summer programs work, including the evaluation process
Practical tools on how to excel in your assignments and exceed expectations
How to maximize the opportunities presented in firm social events
How to stand out in interviews
How to create a career development plan, including identifying and building on your strengths
Effective methods and habits for developing your professional brand internally and in the legal community
Client expectations and introduction to business development
How to develop a fulfilling and sustaining legal career
Who teaches the conference?
The conference is taught by top attorneys from different sectors of the legal profession. For more information and the speaker list, check out the conference webpage.
Are there any recruiting opportunities?
Following the conference, we will have a Recruiting Reception where you can network with our sponsor firms, enjoy appetizers and drinks, and hear our inspiring keynote speaker.
The Students who attend the conference will be invited to submit their application materials to PracticePro’s law firm partners and participate in various recruiting opportunities with the same.
FIRM & CORPORATE PARTNERS
Haynes and Boone
Latham & Watkins
O'Melveny & Myers
Crowell & Moring
Ferrari & Associates
McDermott Will & Emery
Ropes & Gray