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9th Annual IMPACT Career Fair for

Law Students and Attorneys with Disabilities

  • Friday, August 9, 2013
  • Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport
  • 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway
  • Washington DC / Arlington

 We invite you to join us to interview returning Fall 2012 law students and lawyers with disabilities from law schools across the country!   Employers will be able to prescreen all applicant materials via an email link sent by the IMPACT coordinators. 


(Employer Registration Deadline – Thursday, July 11, 2013)

(Student/Graduate Registration Deadline – Sunday, July 14, 2013, 11:59 pm)

FCSL Alumni Chapter Events: Summer Send Off


  • Tuesday, June 11 from 5:30-7:30:  Charlotte Alumni Chapter Summer Send Off at the Icehouse.
  • Thursday, June 20 from 6-8 p.m.: Orlando Alumni Chapter Summer Send Off at TAPS.
  • Wednesday, July 17 from 6-8 p.m.: Tampa Alumni Chapter Summer Send Off at Brio.
  • Saturday, July 20 from 4-6 p.m.: Atlanta Alumni Chapter Summer Send Off at 5 Seasons Brewing Company in Sandy Springs.
  • Tuesday, July 27 from 5-7 p.m.: Pensacola Alumni Chapter Summer Send Off at Jaco’s Bayfront Bar & Grill.
  • Wednesday, July 28 from 6-8 p.m.: Tallahassee Alumni Chapter Summer Send Off at Level 8 Lounge at Hotel Duval.


If you registered for SEMJF in April, you should have received a username and password for SEMJF Symplicity. As a registrant, you are now able to view the list of employers and apply for job opportunities. If you have any questions, please contact Amber Williams at arwilliams@fcsl.edu.

Southeastern Minority Job Fair (SEMJF)

Southeastern Minority Job Fair

July 26, 2013 – July 27, 2013

Marietta, Georgia – Hyatt Regency Suites Perimeter Northwest


  • Registration is free and it begins on April 3, 2013.
  • Students can register during Coffee Wednesday or on Symplicity.
  • Students can begin applying for jobs and submitting application materials on SEMJF Symplicity on May 16, 2013. Only students that are invited to interview with an employer or as an alternate are permitted to attend the job fair.
  • For more information log on to www.semjf.org

Basic Training: A Foundational Program for Law Students


Virgil Hawkins Florida Chapter of the National Bar Association



 March 23, 2013
12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Florida A&M University College of Law
Room 240

The primary goal of the program is to provide law students with a foundational guide for success in their preparation to enter the legal field. The program will include resume’ and writing sample editing and advice on the proper dress for various professional settings. There will be a special presentation by Judge Carole Y. Taylor of the Fourth District Court of Appeal on “Judicial Clerkships in a Nutshell.” Daryl Manning will provide information on behalf of the Florida Board of Bar Examiners regarding the application process.

Interested Students should rsvp immediately to the VHFCNBA Student Liaison, Ashlee A. Pouncy at AshleeApouncy@gmail.com.


 Please bring a résumé and/or writing sample (10 pages or less) to the event.

12:00-12:15pm        Introduction and Welcome (including registration & document   submission)

12:15 – 1:15pm       Judicial Clerkships in a Nutshell by Judge Carole Y. Taylor

1:15 – 2:15pm         Lunch (including presentation: What Not To Wear Fashion Show) 

2:15 – 3:15pm        Overview of Florida Board of Bar Examiners Application Process
                               (Including Question and Answer Segment) by Daryl M.   Manning,Esquire

3:15 – 3:30pm        Concluding Remarks (including redistributing résumés and writing samples)

Caribbean Bar Association Scholarship Application

Caribbean Bar Association

CBA announces its annual scholarship. The scholarship will provide a 6-week Judicial Internship in South Florida and a stipend in the amount of $2,000.00. Applications are   Caribbean Bar Association Logoavailable in Career Services. The deadline to apply is March 29, 2013. As a part of the application process students must complete a 1,000 words or less essay.

Should you have any questions, please contact Amber Williams at arwilliams@fcsl.edu.

Learn more about the Caribbean Bar Association by clicking here.