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Career Week 2013

Twelfth Annual Public Interest Law Career Week

2013 Public Interest Law Career Week Calendar of Events
Get informed. Get involved. Start your career.

The Public Interest Law Foundation is pleased to announce many Thomas Jefferson School of Law student organizations will be co-sponsoring this year's event!  Please see the schedule of events below for further details.

 

There is still opportunity for firms, alumni, and students to get involved.

 


 


 

Links:

Overview of Events

Schedule of Events

 

Panel Descriptions / Panelist Bios.

Career Fair Employer Profiles

 

How to Get Involved

Co-Sponsoring Organizations

 

 

 


 


Overview of Events:

Tuesday, October 29, 2013:

 

11:30a-12:45p [Room 225]

Panel: Labor and Employment Law Careers

[Hosted by: LELA and BLS]

 

Wednesday, October 30, 2013:

 

11:45a-12:45p [Room 323]

Panel: Putting Yourself in the Best Position to Get a Job When You Graduate

[Hosted by: SALSA and Career Services]

 


 

Monday, November 4, 2013:

 

11:30a-1:00p [Room 325]

Panel: How to Interact with Potential Employers

 

6:00p-7:00p [Room 318]

Panel: The Power of Immigration Law in The Community

7:00p-8:30p [5th Floor Terrace]

Reception
[Hosted by: ILS]

 

Tuesday, November 5, 2013:

 

11:30a-1:00p [Room 325]

Panel: Careers in Government, and Contracting with the Government

 

5:00p-6:00p [Room 316]

Panel: Alternative Practices Career Panel, "Doing Good and Doing Well"

6:00p-7:30p [8th Floor]

Networking Reception

[Hosted by: ILS and NLG]

 

Wednesday, November 6, 2013:

 

11:30a-1:00p [Room 325]

Panel: Solo Practitioners and Alternatives-to-Legal Career

 

6:00p-8:00p [8th Floor]

Panel: Latinas, Politics, and Leadership

[Hosted by: La Raza]

 

Thursday, November 7, 2013:

 

10:00a-2:00p [2nd Floor]

Career Fair: Twelfth Annual Public Interest Law Career Fair

 

Friday, November 8, 2013:

 

5:30p-8:00p - Happy Hour Mixer [The Corner]

369 10th Avenue, San Diego, CA [10th / J St]

 


 

Tuesday, November 12, 2013:

 

11:30a-12:50p [Room 225]

Panel: International Law Careers

[Hosted by: ILS, Career Services, and the International Section of the State Bar]

 

 

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Schedule of Events:


 

Tuesday, October 29, 2013:

Panel: Labor and Employment Law Careers

[Hosted by: LELA and BLS]

Time: 11:30a-12:45p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Room 225
Panelists:

 


 

Wednesday, October 30, 2013:

Panel: Putting Yourself in the Best Position to Get a Job When You Graduate

[Hosted by: SALSA and Career Services]

Time: 11:45a-12:45p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Room 323
Panelists:


 

Monday, November 4, 2013:

Panel: How to Interact with Potential Employers

Time: 11:30a-1:00p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Room 325

Panelist:

 

 

Panel: The Power of Immigration Law in The Community

Followed by: Reception
[Hosted by: ILS]

Time: 6:00p-7:00p
Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Room 318
Panelists:

 

Reception:
Time: 7:00p-8:30p
Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, 5th Floor Terrace

 


 

Tuesday, November 5, 2013:

Panel: Careers in Government, and Contracting with the Government

Time: 11:30a-1:00p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Room 325

Panelists:

 

 

Panel: Alternative Practices Career Panel, "Doing Good and Doing Well!"

Followed by: Networking Reception

[Hosted by: ILS and NLG]

Time: 5:00p-6:00p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Room 316

Panelists: 

Networking Reception: 

Time: 6:00p-7:30p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, 8th Floor


 

Wednesday, November 6, 2013: 

Panel: Solo Practitioners and Alternatives-to-Legal Career

Time: 11:30a-1:00p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Room 325

Panelists:

 

Panel: Latinas, Politics, and Leadership

[Hosted by: La Raza]

Time: 6:00p-8:00p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, 8th Floor

Panelists:

 


 

Thursday, November 7, 2013:

Career Fair: Twelfth Annual Public Interest Law Career Fair

Time: 10:00a-2:00p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Second Floor

Participants: To Be Announced

 

  •  Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program
  • Senior Legal Services

 


 

Friday, November 8, 2013:

Happy Hour Mixer

Time: 5:30p-8:00p
Location: The Corner - 369 10th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 [10th / J St.]

 

 


 

Tuesday, November 12, 2013:

Panel: International Law Careers

[Hosted by ILS, Career Services, and the International Section of the State Bar]

Time: 11:30a-12:50p

Location: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Room 225

Moderator: Professor William Slomanson, Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Participants:

 

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How to Get Involved:

PILF is seeking organizations, firms, and solo practitioners to attend the Career Fair on November 7.

This is a great opportunity to speak to and meet hundreds of students. Whether an employer has internship positions currently available or in the future, come meet and recruit your future legal colleagues.  To participate as an employer, please Register by October 25.

 

The happy hour will be open to everyone regardless of whether you were able to participate as a panelist or in the fair. The happy hour will be held on Friday, November 8.  Further details are to be announced.

 

If you are not able to make it, and know someone who might be interested in participating in any of these events, please pass this information along.

 

 

For questions, contact:

pilf@tjsl.edu

 

 

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Co-Sponsoring Organizations:

  • Asian Pacific American Law Student Association (APALSA)
  • Black Law Student Association (BLSA)
  • Criminal Law Society
  • Environmental Law Society (ELS)
  • Family Law Society
  • International Law Society (ILS)
  • Jewish Student Union (JSU)
  • Labor & Employment Law Association (LELA)
  • La Raza Student Association
  • National Lawyer's Guild (NLG)
  • OUTLaw
  • Phi Alpha Delta (PAD)
  • Sports Law Society

 

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