Category Archives: Networking

REMINDER: Upcoming Networking Events on May 23rd!

We only have a few students who have RSVPed to each of the below networking events, so here is your opportunity to make an impression networking with alumni and influential legal practicioners in an intimate setting!  Our Atlanta, Orlando and D.C. events are coming up on Thursday, May 23, so RSVP on Symplicity (click on “Events” and “Networking Clubs”) and make your travel plans NOW to attend one of these awesome, rare events!  Students who participated in Networking Clubs in the past gained confidence in their networking abilities and learned how to translate those skills into legal experience and job opportunities!!

Atlanta: Speed Networking & Happy Hour
When: Thursday, May 23, 2013
Time: 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Where: Fado Irish Pub
273 Buckhead Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30305
Cost: FREE!
Contact Amber Williams, Career Counselor, at arwilliams@fcsl.edu for more information.

Orlando: Happy Hour & Networking Reception
When: Thursday, May 23, 2013
Time: 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Where: The Citrus Club
BB&T Building
255 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1800
Orlando, FL 32801
Cost: FREE!
Contact Lisa Crouch, Career Counselor, at lcrouch@fcsl.edu for more information.

Washington D.C.: Practitioners’ Panel & Networking Reception
When: Thursday, May 23, 2013
Time: Practitioners’ Panel – 4:30 p.m.; Networking *Time Change* - 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Where: The University Club
Library, 1st Floor
1135 16th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
Subway: McPherson Square Station
Cost: FREE!
Contact Ellen Sefton, Director of Career Services, at esefton@fcsl.edu for more information.

Please make your travel plans ASAP in order to save on transportation and a hotel! RSVP on Symplicity or send an e-mail to careerservices@fcsl.edu with the networking event of your choice on the subject line to enjoy one of these can’t-miss events!

Networking Event: Tee Off Downtown

Looking for a place to network?  Be sure to attend the first Tee Off DowntownTee Off Downtown (http://www.teeoffdowntown.com/) this Friday, May 3rd.  It will be a fun night with live music, great food and various golf activities at the Jacksonville Shipyards to kick off The PLAYERS week. The event will run from 4:00 PM – 10:30 PM.  There will be on-site parking, a food truck fare and a full cash bar.  Etiquette expert, Diann Catlin, will be making an appearance and is always willing to help anyone looking for networking advice.  Tickets can be purchased via the website mentioned above!

Atlanta, Orlando & Washington D.C. Networking Events in May

Please mark your calendars to attend the Networking Club Events in Atlanta, Orlando, and Washington D.C. on May 23rd!  You can RSVP to the event of your choice on Symplicity.   

Atlanta:  Speed Networking & Happy Hour
When: Thursday, May 23, 2013
Time: 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Where: Fado Irish Pub
273 Buckhead Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30305
Cost: FREE!
Contact Amber Williams, Career Counselor, at arwilliams@fcsl.edu for more information.

Orlando:  Happy Hour & Networking Reception
When: Thursday, May 23, 2013
Time: 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Where: The Citrus Club
BB&T Building
255 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1800
Orlando, FL 32801
Cost: FREE!
Contact Lisa Crouch, Career Counselor, at lcrouch@fcsl.edu for more information.  

Washington D.C.:  Practitioners’ Panel & Networking Reception
When: Thursday, May 23, 2013
Time: Practitioners’ Panel - 4:30 p.m.; Networking – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Where: The University Club
Library, 1st Floor
1135 16th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
Subway: McPherson Square Station
Cost: FREE!
Contact Ellen Sefton, Director of Career Services, at esefton@fcsl.edu for more information.

Please make your travel plans ASAP in order to save on transportation and a hotel!  RSVP on Symplicity to each of these can’t-miss events!

Networking Club Events Determined!

Students and alumni: We have three wonderful networking events coming up on May 23rd in Atlanta, Orlando and Washington, D.C.!  In its third year, the Networking Club has been an extraordinary tool for students looking to work in the various markets we meet to discuss throughout the year.  Anyone is welcome to join these FREE events!  Just RSVP on Symplicity to reserve your spot! Atlanta

Atlanta:  This fun and informative Happy Hour & Networking Reception sponsored by Coastal Law and the Atlanta Council of Younger Lawyers will be held on May 23, 2013 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Fado’s Irish Pub in Atlanta, GeorgiaContact Amber Williams, Career Counselor, at arwilliams@fcsl.edu for more information about this exciting event. 

OrlandoOrlando:  This much anticipated Happy Hour & Networking Reception on May 23, 2013 from 5:00-7:30 p.m. at The Citrus Club in Orlando sponsored by Coastal Law and the Young Lawyers Section of the OCBA is always well-attended by students, graduates and local attorneys.  Contact Lisa Crouch, Career Counselor, at lcrouch@fcsl.edu for more information.

Washington D.C.:  This fabulous event on May 23, 2013 beginning U.S. Capitolat 4:30 p.m. features a Practitioners’ Panel followed by a Networking Reception at The University Club in Washington, D.C. sponsored by Coastal Law and the Bar Association of the District of Columbia.  Students and alumni are strongly encouraged to attend if you plan to be in the D.C. area!  Contact Ellen Sefton, Director of Career Services, at esefton@fcsl.edu for more information.

Please make your travel plans ASAP in order to save on transportation and a hotel!  RSVP on Symplicity to each of these can’t-miss events!

Final Networking Club Meeting!

The final Networking Club meeting of the year before our big upcoming events in each market will be on Thursday, April 25th at 5:15 p.m. in Room 400.  This meeting will focusNetwork on “How to Work a Room” and will include a discussion on the Networking Club Receptions hosted in each city next month.  All students are welcome to attend Networking Club meetings and the end-of-year events in Atlanta, Orlando, and Washington D.C.!  Each event is sponsored by the Career Services Department in partnership with the local bar association.  Students who participated in Networking Clubs last year gained confidence in their networking abilities and learned how to translate those skills into legal experience and job opportunities.

Please be sure to RSVP for this final meeting on Symplicity (Events –> Networking Clubs) or send an e-mail to Lisa Crouch at lcrouch@fcsl.edu if you would like to attend this meeting.

Save the Date: Washington D.C. Networking Panel & Reception

U.S. CapitolPlease mark you calendars to attend the DC Networking Club Event!

Washington, D.C.
Practitioners’ Panel and Networking Reception

Sponsored by Florida Coastal School of Law in Jacksonville, Florida, and the Bar Association of the District of Columbia.

You do not have to be a member of the Networking Club to attend.  We would like to see everyone who thinks they would like to work in the DC metropolitan area at the event! 

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Panel:  4:30 PM
Reception:  6:00 PM

The University Club
Library, First Floor
1135 16th Street NW
Washington, D.C.  20036
(202) 862-8800
Subway:  McPherson Square Station

Please make your travel plans ASAP in order to save on transportation and a hotel!

RSVP on Symplicity to this can’t miss event!  Contact Ellen Sefton, Director of Career Services, at esefton@fcsl.edu for more information.

Networking Club Meeting: How to Work a Room

Networking ClubThere will be a Networking Club meeting on Wednesday, March 20 at 5:15 p.m. in Room 420. This meeting will focus on “How to Work a Room” at a networking event. All students are welcome to attend Networking Club meetings! 

Please be sure to RSVP on Symplicity (click on “Events” and then “Networking Clubs”) or e-mail Lisa Crouch at lcrouch@fcsl.edu if you would like to attend this meeting. If you are unable to attend the Networking Club meeting and would like to schedule an individual counseling session to discuss your target market,schedule an appointment with one of our counselors on Symplicity.