Category Archives: Job Fairs

IMPACT: Career Fair for Law Students & Attorneys with Disabilities

IMPACT 2012

This job fair is open to law students returning to school in Fall 2012 and graduates from Classes of 2012 and earlier.  We are pleased you will be joining us for the 2012 IMPACT Career Fair on Friday, August 3, 2012, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport, Arlington, VA .

Please review these instructions prior to registering.

 IMPORTANT:  Employers may register through Thursday, July 5, 2012.  You may upload applications materials until the student/grad upload deadline – Sunday, July 8, 2012, 11:59 pm Eastern Time.

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION AND UPLOAD INSTRUCTIONS – Be sure to save your unique password; you will use it to log back into the system to upload materials, schedule interviews, etc.  Please register only once!

ALREADY REGISTERED? CLICK HERE TO LOGIN

Student/Graduate Timelines & Deadlines:

  • Deadline for students/graduates to register and upload application materials electronically for each employer
July 8, 2012 (SU) 11:59 pm Eastern Time
  • Employers will prescreen applications and submit interviewee choices to IMPACT Registration Coordinator
July 16, 2012 (M)
  • Selected interviewees receive email from Barbara Carlson with link to sign-up for interview time slot
July 16, 2012 (M) – NOON
July 18, 2012 (W) Eastern Time
  • Employers and interviewees will receive interview schedules as they are completed from Registration Coordinator
July 20, 2012 (F)

Schedule of Events for Friday, August 3, 2012:

10:00 am – Noon

Interviews (20-minute schedule) in hotel – Independence Center Exhibitation Hall

Noon -  1:00 pm

Luncheon with Keynote Speaker – Independence Center Exhibition Hall
Sara Mahoney, Director of Workforce Recruitment Program (Coordinated by the U.S. Dept. of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy & the U.S. Dept. of Defense

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Interviews (20-minute schedule) in hotel – Independence Center

Diversity Job Fairs Across the Globe

Southeastern Minority Job Fair:

  • Dates for Job Fair: July 27, 2012-July 28, 2012
  • Location: Marietta, Georgia
  • Website: http://www.semjf.org/

The Southeastern Minority Job Fair (SEMJF) provides legal employers throughout the United States an opportunity to interview second and third year law students, as well as recent graduates, from 50+ ABA-approved law schools located in the following 14 states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. In past years, approximately 140 employers have interviewed over 900 students during the two day job fair.

 Indianapolis Bar Association Diversity Job Fair:

Job fair is open to 2L students graduating in 2013 who represent all aspects of diversity and are looking for a one of a kind legal community in a Midwestern city. Last year more than 20 employers participated. There is no fee for students to register for the fair. Three $2500 scholarships will be awarded to participating students. Registration opens April 1, 2012 and runs through June 18, 2012.

 The National Black Prosecutors Association Conference & Job Fair:

Job fair will be held on Tuesday, July 31, 2012. There is a nominal registration fee required for participation. Registration is available online with a credit card.

The Boston Lawyers Group Boston and Washington Job Fairs for

Law Students of Color:

 The Boston Job fair will take place on Thursday, August 1, 2012. Rising second year law students are encouraged to participate.  In addition to the job fair, the BLG will host networking receptions for selected students. Registration begins April 1, 2012. Registration deadline is July 6, 2012. 

The Delaware Minority Job Fair for 2Ls and 3Ls:

The Job Fair is open to all second and third-year law students seeking positions in Delaware for the summer of 2013 and fall of 2014. The job fair is by invitation only and if you are invited, expenses are paid. Students submit an application to all attending employers and if selected by two, they are invited. For more information contact Job Fair Administrator at dmjf@dsba.org. Registration deadline is May 18, 2012.

IMPACT Legal Recruitment Program for Students with Disabilities:

Job fair will take place in Washington, D.C. on August 3, 2012. Registration deadline July 8, 2012. Open to rising 2Ls, 3Ls, and graduates with disabilities.

Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair:

The 2012 Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair will take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown Kansas City. Last year, Kansas City played host to nearly 100 students from over 40 Law Schools from across the nation who had the opportunity to interview with 15 area law firms, organizations and government agencies.

Lavender Law Conference & Career Fair:

 Hispanic National Bar Association Convention & Career Fair:

The career fair will be held in Seattle, Washington on August 24, 2012. Open to rising 2Ls, 3Ls and LL.M. students. Registration deadline TBA.

Bay Area Diversity Career Fair:

 Job fair held in San Francisco in early August, open to rising 2L students. Registration deadline June 15, 2012.  

Northwest Minority Job Fair:

Job Fair participants are also encouraged to attend the Fair luncheon held at 12:00 pm, featuring a local guest speaker. Applications deadline July 31, 2012. Please see website for more information.  

Rocky Mountain Diversity Career Fair:

  • Date for Job Fair: September 14, 2012
  • Location: Denver, Colorado

Career fair aims to assist employers in fulfilling their commitments to diversity and expand opportunities for law students and law graduates traditionally under-represented in the practice of law in the Rocky Mountain region including law students and graduates who are ethnic or racial minorities, disabled, and/or gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender. Job fair takes place at Invesco Field in Denver, Colorado. Interested applicants can begin applying April 1, 2012 and the deadline is July 14, 2012. 

Tri-State Diversity Recruitment Program:

Open to rising 2Ls and 3Ls interested in interviewing with law firms and corporations in the Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana region. Registration deadline TBA. 

Vault/MCCA Legal Diversity Career Fair:

Fair is open to 2L, 3L and lateral candidates. Both Washington D.C. & Los Angeles fairs will take place in July. Registration for each fair is separate. Apply online.  No registration deadline is indicated, application deadline TBA if interested.

SEMJF Registration is OPEN

Southeastern Minority Job Fair

Registration for SEMJF will begin on April 4, 2012 and will end on April 20, 2012. Students will be able to register in the Atrium during Coffee Wednesdays and by emailing Amber Williams at arwilliams@fcsl.edu.

Registration if FREE! Registration includes providing the following information:

  •    First, Middle, and Last Name
  •    Email Address
  •    Graduation Date
  •    Class Year: 1L, 2L, 3L

Job Fair Details

ONLY REGISTRANTS THAT ARE OFFERED INTERVIEWS SHOULD PLAN TO ATTEND THE JOB FAIR

When:    Friday, July 27 & Saturday, July 28, 2012

Where:   Hyatt Regency Suites Perimeter Northwest in Marietta, Georgia

 Should you have additional questions, feel free to contact Amber Williams at arwilliams@fcsl.edu

Damali Booker 1L Minority Job Fair

 

 

Nashville Bar Association

presents the

Damali Booker 1L Minority Job Fair & Reception

Reception:

 February 24, 2012 at 5:30 p.m.

Job Fair:

February 25, 2012

Requirements:

  • Application Materials: Resume, Writing Sample, and both Undergraduate and Law School Transcripts
  • Send application materials to the Nashville Bar Association, Attn: Traci Hollandsworth, 150 Fourth Ave., North, Suite 1050, Nashville, TN 37219
  • Deadline: January 27, 2012
  • Contact Traci Hollandsworth at 615-242-9272 or traci.hollandsworth@nashvillebar.org if you have questions about the job fair
  • See Damali Booker 1L Minority Job Fair for additional information

 

National Latina/o Law Student Employment Exposition

2011 NLLSA Conference Employment Exposition

 

 

 

For more information about NLLSA, please visit the following websites:

NLLSA is pleased to announce that the 2011 NLLSA Conference Employment Expo will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2011 at 2:30 p.m.Click here to register for the 2011 NLLSA ConferenceThe following firms and organizations have committed to participating:

  • The New York County District Attorney’s Office;
  • Navy JAGC;
  • Perkins Coie LLP; GL Advisor;
  • Stone Center for Latin American Studies;
  • Latham & Watkins LLP; Baker Botts LLP;
  • Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP;
  • Fried Frank LLP;
  • Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC;
  •  Pan American Life Insurance Group;
  • Sidley Austin LLP;
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP;
  • Cleary, Gottlieb,
  • Steen & Hamilton LLP;
  • Hispanic Lawyers Association of Louisiana Inc.;
  • McGlinchey Stafford PLLC;
  • Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone;
  • Law offices of Gordon P. Serou, Jr. LLC;
  • White & Case LLP;
  • VotoLatino;
  • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: HUD;
  • ACLU: Immigrant’s Right Project;
  • American University Washington College of Law;
  • Marine Corps; 

Click here to register for the 2011 NLLSA Conference

If you have any questions about the NLLSA Conference, please contact NLLSA’s Vice Chair, Jasmine Hernandez, at vicechair@nllsa.org.

Best Regards,

National Latina/o Law Student Association

2011 Conference Committee at Tulane University Law School and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

 

Greenebaum Doll & McDonald, PLLC – Diversity Career Fair

 Greenebaum Doll & McDonald, PLLC

2011 Tri-State Diversity Recruiting Program  

 

When: August 19 – 20, 2011 

 Where: Embassy Suites Hotel 10 East Blvd.  Rivercenter                                                                       

                 Covington, Kentucky 41011

Hispanic National Bar Association 36th Annual Convention

The Hispanic National Bar Association’s 36th Annual Convention will afford students great networking opportunities and provide students the chance to participate in a Career Fair. The Career Fair will occur on September 2, 2011.

Click on the image to the left to find out more information about the convention.