Current Events

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.

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.

Please find the following list of our upcoming Law Career Services events:

 Lunch & Learn – MA AG Office - Monday, April 14, 12:00 noon, Room 3  

Please join us to discuss careers as a government attorney, particularly in a State Attorney General’s office.  Our guest Bart Hollander has worked in the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office since 2000.  In June 2013 he was appointed chief of the AG’s Western Massachusetts Regional Office located in Springfield. Lunch will be provided, but you need to RSVP.  Please RSVP to Amy Feliciano at afeliciano@law.wne.edu.

Pathways to Practice: Practical Career Guidance for Transitioning from Law School to Law Practice

is a FREE training designed especially for third year law students and recent graduates. Pathways to Practice outlines the opportunities that will help you get your legal career started in the face of tough economic times and limited employment prospects. This half-day program is full of information that you can use to identify opportunities that could make the difference between a rocky post-law school experience and a smooth transition from school to career. View the program live at MCLE's Conference Center or via webcast. Friday, April 25, 2014, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm, MCLE Conference Center, Ten Winter Place, Boston; via Live Webcast: Friday, April 25, 2014, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm; or Recorded Webcast: Friday, May 2, 2014, 9:00 am – 12:00 noon. For full details and to register, go to: http://www.mcle.org/program-calendar/program-catalog.cfm?product_code=2140304P01.

 

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