Category Archives: Presentations

Learn How to be Great at Networking!

Did you know that based on historical data collected each year, approximately 70% of Florida Coastal graduates find their first job after law school as a result of networking?Networking 3

Join the CSD on Thursday, October 31st at 12:00 PM in Room 465 to learn the basics of networking and how it will help with your job search.  Lunch and refreshments will be served to those who RSVP!

RSVP on the Events tab of Symplicity or send an email to

Need Interviewing Tips and Advice?

Do you want to sharpen your interviewing skills?  Then don’t miss this Interviewing Workshop onInterview Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 12:00-1:15 p.m. in Room 250.  Your resume can get you in the door, but it takes a successful interview to get the job.  Learn how to effectively prepare for job interviews as well as strategies and techniques for making the right impression during the interview.

RSVP on Symplicity or send an email to by 9:00 a.m. on the 17th to reserve your spot.  Lunch and drinks will be provided to those who RSVP!

DCF Children’s Legal Services Presentation on Tuesday

The Department of Children and Families, Children’s Legal Services (CLS) will be on campus onAdvocate Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 12:00 in Room 560 for an information session open to all students.  Tricia Meisner and Jennifer Maes will discuss how CLS came to exist out of the Department of Children and Families, how to apply for CLS openings and what they look for in candidates.  Bring your lunch and learn about this public interest organization that has a large presence throughout Florida! 

RSVP on Symplicity or send an email to to let us know you plan to attend!

FBI Coming on Campus!

Interested in learning about working for the Federal Bureau of Investigation?  Well, here’s your chance to attend a presentation with representatives from the Jacksonville Division of the FBI!  OnFBI Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 12:00-1:30 p.m. in Room 550, Coastal Law is pleased to welcome members of the FBI legal and human resources departments as well as a current 2L intern who will be discussing such topics as:

  • The Hiring Process “Special Agent or Professional Support”
  • Drug Policy
  • Language Proficiency
  • Application Core Questions
  • Critical Skills
  • Internships

RSVP on Symplicity or send an email to to reserve your spot TODAY for this exciting and rare opportunity to learn about the FBI (no need to reserve in both places)!  Lunch and refreshments will be served to those who RSVP!

Marine JAG Corps to Visit Campus!

Join officers from Marine JAG on Thursday, October 3, 2013 to learn all about life and a career inMarine Corp the Marine JAG Corps!  Come to an open information session in Room 525 at 12:30-1:30 p.m. or stop by to visit them at their table in the Atrium at 11:30 a.m. on October 3rd!  Learn about:

  • Benefits of being a Marine JAG
  • The application process
  • The commissioning process
  • Internship opportunities and more!

Log onto Symplicity and RSVP for the information session at 12:30 so we know that you’re coming. No need to RSVP to visit them in the Atrium!  The Marine JAG Corps doesn’t visit our campus often, so be sure to take advantage of this rare opportunity!!

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop!

Is Your Cover Letter Perfect?
Is Your Resume Flawless?
Are You Sure?

Join the Career Services Department on Tuesday, September 17th at 12:00 P.M. in Room 250 Resumefor a Resume and Cover Letter Workshop. CSD Counselor Ray Adams will review what makes a legal resume stand out and how to get your cover letter noticed among the sea of applicants.

Stay a step ahead of your competition and learn some new tips for tailoring your cover letters to the opportunities you desire. Even if you think your documents are perfect, a quick refresher is always a great idea!

Pizza and refreshments will be served. Don’t miss this important workshop! RSVP through Symplicity or send an e-mail to