Our office is currently open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and until 6:00 p.m. on Thursdays when classes are in session. Students with questions or those who want to schedule an in-person or telephone appointment may call the office at (413) 782-1416.
Please find the following list of our upcoming Law Career Services events:
As a requirement for obtaining the J.D. degree, students who begin their law studies in fall 2012 or thereafter must complete 20 hours of pro bono law-related service. Join us to learn more about the requirement and how you can meet it in a way that best fits your schedule.
Judicial Clerkship Panel
Monday, March 10, 5:00pm, Room A
Join a panel discussion about doing a judicial clerkship after graduation. Topics will include the benefits of clerking, the application process, and how a clerkship will help their careers. The panel will consist of the following people:
• Kelly Koch: J.D., ‘07, LL.M., ‘11, Associate at Bulkley, Richardson and Gelinas, LLP. Clerked at the Probate and Family Court of Massachusetts
• Heidi Ohrt-Gaskill: ‘13, clerk at Massachusetts Superior Court
• Rory Farrell: ‘13, clerk at Connecticut Appeals
• Kady Huff: 3L, Editor–in-Chief, Law Review. Will clerk at the Maine Business Court
• Barbara H. Pope: Research Attorney at the Hampden and Franklin Superior Courts
Domestic Violence Speaker Series
Wednesday, March 12, noon, Law Common
This program is part of a series sponsored by the WNE Law Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies & Career Services. The WNE community is invited to attend these events which will highlight current legal issues relating to partner violence.
How to Find a Legal Job
Wednesday, March 12, 5:00pm-6:00pm, Room 4
Join us for a panel discussion designed to give law students valuable insight from law firm hiring managers and the recently employed as to how to best position one’s self to get the right job directly out of school. Students will hear from people making the hiring decisions, as well as from those who have recently been through the application, interview, and hiring process. Panelists include
• Kyle R. Guelcher, Esq., ’02 alum
• Maren Law: ’11 alum
• Damian J. Turco, Esq.
Dinner will be provided but you must RSVP. Please RSVP by Friday, March 7, 2014 to Amy Feliciano at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Office of Career Services.
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