Anton Legal Group Annual Scholarship

Anton Legal Group,Tampa, Florida has just announced an annual student scholarship program,and the winning applicant will receive $500 to help with their costs of education. 

This scholarship opportunity is open to undergraduate, graduate, and community college students,as well as incoming college freshman. The eligibility and selection criteria, in addition to the application requirements, instructions and deadline are available on the Anton Legal Group student scholarship program page found here.   

 

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Jam for Justice: great networking opportunity and fun social event!

The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland will be hosting their annual summer event- Jam for Justice- on Wednesday, June 29 at 5:00 p.m. Enjoy drinks, food and the music of six rock bands- all headlined by local attorneys, judges, and law students! This is a fun event, and a great networking opportunity as well. Law students can get tickets for $25 by calling 216-861-5590. Tickets for anyone else are $50 and can be purchased at https://lasclev.org/2016jamreservation/. All proceeds from the event support The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland and its work to ensure shelter, safety, and economic security for those most in need. For more information and band performance times please visit www.lasclev.org/2016Jam.

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New! Recently posted positions for recent grads – check it out!

Wooster, OH – Assistant Prosecuting Attorney – Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office

AkronLawJobs No. 7489 Overview: Seeking an assistant prosecuting attorney.

Duties: Primarily include prosecuting misdemeanor cases in the Wayne County Municipal Court. Additional duties will include preparing and presenting trainings to law enforcement, providing legal advice to law enforcement agencies regarding matters of search and seizure and developments in criminal charging decisions.

Qualifications: JD and licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio. Good oral and written communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to think fast on one’s feet. Must have a strong sense of professional behavior, plus impeccable integrity.

How to apply:  First, download an application from  http://www.wayneohio.org/employment-opportunities. Either mail your hard copy application with your cover letter and resume to: Wayne County Prosecuting Attorney, 115 West Liberty Street, Wooster, OH 44691 OR e-mail to nshaker@countyprosecutor.com

Deadline: July 8, 2016

Solon, OH – Civil Rights Attorney – Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder RECENT GRADUATES SHOULD APPLY

AkronLawJobs No. 7488 Overview: Seeking an attorney in our Cleveland area office.

Qualifications: One to three years’ experience in civil litigation to practice in defense of Civil Rights cases, constitutional claims, employment discrimination cases and related matters in Federal and state courts. Excellent analytical and communication skills are required.

How to apply:  Send your resume, cover letter, writing sample and salary history to Joseph F. Nicholas at jnicholas@mrrlaw.com

Deadline:  July 15, 2016

Nationwide – Judicial Clerks 2017-2018 – Just the Beginning Foundation

AkronLawJobs No. 7487 Overview: This is a special opportunity to apply for consideration for six different federal district court clerkships in one interview. These clerkships may be either one or two years long.

Program Description: This program encourages diverse law students, including minority, under- represented and economically disadvantaged law students. Because JTB-STW is a referral program run by judges, many judges contact JTB-STW to seek assistance in identifying competitive candidates from diverse backgrounds for consideration.

Qualifications: Must be a 3L or recent graduate interested in a federal judicial clerkship.

How to apply:  Please go to JTB-STW for the complete directions on how to apply. All positions need you to apply through OSCAR. Some also need you to apply with a paper application. Please follow the specific directions. You will need to send your cover letter, resume, 3 letters of recommendation, Law School Transcript and a 10 page writing sample.

Deadline:  July 22, 2016

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CPPO Announces Mock Interview Program

MOCK INTERVIEWS – The Career Planning and Placement Office (“CPPO”) is pleased to announce that a number of local attorneys will be available off campus at their offices to conduct mock interviews with our law students. Each mock interview will last approximately ½ hour and will generally consist of a 15-20 minute interview and a 10-15 minute feedback session. The most up to date list of dates and times is available is below. We encourage ALL law students to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to enhance their interviewing skills and network with local, practicing attorneys. As with any skill, practice and feedback are crucial to perfecting! PARTICIPATION IN THE MOCK INTERVIEW PROGRAM IS STRONGLY ADVISED FOR STUDENTS PLANNING TO PARTAKE IN FALL ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS.

If you would like to sign up for a mock interview, please call the CPPO (330-972-5321) or email Maureen Davis: mdavis1@uakron.edu to choose the time slot that works best for you. When you sign up for your mock interview, you must e-mail your resume to Maureen Davis (mdavis1@uakron.edu) in the CPPO so that we may provide it in advance to the attorney who will be performing your mock interview.

THERE ARE A LIMITED NUMBER OF INTERVIEW SLOTS AVAILABLE AND ACCORDINGLY, ALL ARE FILLED ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED BASIS. HERE ARE THE AVAILABLE DATES AS OF TODAY (we will update the mock interview calendar as new time slots become available and as time slots are filled):

Monday, July 25, 2016

11:00 to 11:30AM Attorney Elizabeth Yeargin – Brouse McDowell

11:45 to 12:15PM Attorney Elizabeth Yeargin – Brouse McDowell

5:30 to 6:00PM Robert Malone – Buckingham, Doolittle

6:15 to 6:45PM Robert Malone – Buckingham, Doolittle

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

11:00 to 11:30AM Attorney Amber Groghan – Agency on Veterans Affairs

11:45 to 12:15PM Attorney Amber Groghan – Agency on Veterans Affairs

5:30 to 6:00PM Attorney Isabelle Bibet-Kalinyak – Brouse McDowell

6:15 to 6:45PM Attorney Isabelle Bibet-Kalinyak – Brouse McDowell

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

5:30 to 6:00PM Attorney Isabelle Bibet-Kalinyak – Brouse McDowell

6:15 to 6:45PM Attorney Isabelle Bibet-Kalinyak – Brouse McDowell

Thursday, July 28, 2016

11:00 to 11:30AM Attorney Elizabeth Yeargin – Brouse McDowell

11:45 to 12:15PM Attorney Elizabeth Yeargin – Brouse McDowell

5:30 to 6:00PM Attorney Amber Groghan – Agency on Veterans Affairs

Friday, July 29, 2016

11:00 to 11:30AM Professor Belsky TBD

11:45 to 12:15PM Professor Belsky TBD

Lawyers are extremely busy people. Thus, as with a real job interview, please take this experience seriously. That is, arrive on time to your mock interview, dress appropriately for an interview, and be prepared.

Preparation includes bringing copies of your resume, having questions to ask the interviewer, and knowing a bit about the attorney and his/her firm or organization. If you have any questions, please contact the CPPO.

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