“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
- Mark Twain
Want to know more about judicial clerkships? Come learn all about clerkships from those who have the insights. Join moderator, Honorable Marcia Morales Howard, from the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida as well previous federal law clerks, judicial externs, and a Trial Court Staff Attorney for an informative panel discussing the benefits of judicial clerkships. Questions to be addressed include the length of clerkships, how to apply, what qualifications are needed, and MORE!
February 5, 2013 12:00 in Room 550
Pizza and drinks will be provided for those that RSVP.
Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving weekend!
“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.”
- Elbert Hubbard
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
- Abraham Lincoln
“I’d rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate.”
- George Burns
Want to get PAID this summer and gain great public interest experience? Jacksonville Area Legal Aid is currently accepting applications for summer internship positions through the work-study program. JALA welcomes candidates who are seeking experience conducting legal and factual research, drafting motions, pleadings and memoranda of law, preparing discovery and discovery responses, and assisting with court hearings, depositions and trials and drafting training manuals.
The mission of JALA is to assist low-income neighbors in the community with civil legal problems. With thirty attorneys and a thirty year history of providing high-quality legal representation in a variety of service areas, JALA is an integral part of our community’s infrastructure. Areas of service include consumer law, elder law, family law, employment law, immigration, benefits, and housing rights.
The application deadline is Monday, June 18th. Applicants MUST qualify for the work-study program. (Contact Rita Rosario in Financial Aid (firstname.lastname@example.org) to confirm your eligibility BEFORE applying.) Log on to Symplicity for more information about this position and to apply!
Click here to register for a live webinar hosted by John Corcoran, Esq. and Basil Plastiras, Esq. on Thursday, June 14th at 3pm Pacific Time (6pm Eastern Time). Topics include business opportunities for new law grads, networking secrets, and growing industries with opportunities for non-traditional careers.
Medtronic Surgical Technologies is currently accepting applications from 1L’s and 2L’s for an internship with their in-house legal department in Jacksonville to work with their Senior Legal Counsel and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer on a wide range of corporate compliance and legal activities. This is a great opportunity to gain legal experience while learning about the functions of in-house counsel.
The application deadline for this great internship is this Friday (May 11th)! Don’t miss out! Log onto Symplicity to find out more information about this internship and to apply!