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Small Firm Interview Tips!

The Career Services Department is proud to welcome Diann Catlin to our campus for her presentation on “Minding Your Manners.” Ms. Catlin has been fine tuning the social skills of Jacksonville’s professional community for many years. You do not want to miss her informative and entertaining presentation. Her tips and advice are guaranteed to position you ahead of other candidates.

Interested in Enterntainment, Sports or IP LAW?

The 24th Annual North American Entertainment, Sports, and Intellectual Property Law Conference will take place November 7-11, 2012 in Cancun, Mexico. The Akerman Senterfitt Student Scholarship provides a partial scholarship to three (3) law students attending the Conference in an amount of not less than $1000 per recipient. The scholarship funds awarded to each student will be deducted from Conference travel expenses.

 The 2012 Scholarship Application, as well as the conference Brochure, which includes the agenda and travel package information for this conference are available in the Career Services Department (Room 180). This is a fantastic networking and educational opportunity for law students who would like to practice in the areas of Entertainment, Intellectual Property, or Sports Law. The scholarship application deadline is September 5, 2012.

Apply Today!

Great job opportunities for recent grads looking in South Florida!  Applications must be received by August 2nd … so do not delay!

0-3 Year Attorney
Real estate law firm in Miami, FL seeks recent graduate or new attorney. 0-3 years of experience, salary commensurate with experience. Apply Online.  

Law Clerk
Hollywood, FL law firm seeks law clerk. Excellent research and writing skills. Compensation depending on experience. Post-bar recent grads ok. Apply Online.   


2012 Annual Convention

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Members of the CSD will be attending The Florida Bar 2012 Annual Convention this week.  If you are also attending, make plans to stop by the Florida Coastal table and say hello!  For more information, click HERE

Get Involved!

Summer is a great time to participate with your local bar association.  Most bar associations will post a calendar of events on their websites (for example, check out Jacksonville and Tampa).  Take a moment and check out what is going on in your local community.  A great idea for networking and gaining experience in the community where you want to practice!