2021 Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair

October 21, 2021 @ 8:00 am October 23, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

This year’s Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair will take place virtually from October 21-23 via the virtual event platform, Pathable. 

Join us as we bring together more than 1,500 students, 200 employers, and 160 law school faculty, staff, and practitioners in the public interest law field at the Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair!

Registration

Student registration for the 2021 Conference and Career Fair will open on Wednesday, August 11. The base registration fee for all three days of the event will be $25.00 (this is a non-refundable fee). Attendees will be required to register for the event before applying for available job opportunities. The event will be hosted on our virtual event platform, Pathable.

Department of Justice – Attorney Wednesday Webinar Series

July 21, 2021 @ 9:00 am

July 21, 2021 at 9:00 am MST / 12:00 PM ET

The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management will once again be hosting a Wednesday Webinar Series highlighting offices participating in the Attorney General’s Honors Program and Summer Law Intern Program. Representatives from various offices provide audience members with valuable information about their work and tips for applying.

Participating Offices for July 21, 2021

  • DOJ Employee Organizations (Organizations to be announced closer to date.)

 

Wednesday Webinar Series – July 21, 2021 (linked)

Event Password:  WedWebinars4

Event Number:  199 119 1035

Call-In Information:  1(877) 465-7975 

 

Fellowships 101 – Hosted by Washington Council of Lawyers

July 15, 2021 @ 4:00 pm 5:30 pm

  • When: 15 July 2021, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm ET

  • Where: Webinar

  • Cost: Free for members & PIJC subscriber law schools; $5 for all others

Post-graduate fellowships are a unique way to realize your ideal public interest job. Fellowships allow new lawyers to gain hands-on experience, develop project management skills, and pursue their passions for promoting justice. But the application process is complicated and the programs are competitive.

We’re here to help you make sense of the process. Our expert panel will walk you through all the steps of the application procedures for the various programs and give you concrete tips for maximizing your chances of landing the fellowship of your dreams. Then, we’ll discuss PSJD and other online resources for finding fellowships. Finally, there will be plenty of time for individualized questions.

Fellowships 101 is free for Washington Council of Lawyers members (join) and law students of Public Interest Jobs Clearinghouse (PIJC) subscriber law schools; the cost is just $5 for non-members. Not sure if you attend a law school that subscribes to the PIJC? Contact your law school career development office to find out.

Join the conversation on social media #Fellowships101.

Registration Code: PIJCFellow2021

Department of Justice – Attorney Wednesday Webinar Series

July 7, 2021 @ 9:00 am

June 23, 2021 at 9:00 am MST / 12:00 PM ET

The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management will once again be hosting a Wednesday Webinar Series highlighting offices participating in the Attorney General’s Honors Program and Summer Law Intern Program. Representatives from various offices provide audience members with valuable information about their work and tips for applying.

Participating Offices for July 7

  • Drug Enforcement Administration
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Federal Bureau of Prisons
  • National Security Division
  • U.S. Attorney’s Office

 

Wednesday Webinar Series – July 7, 2021 (linked)

Event Password:  WedWebinars3

Event Number:  199 727 6757

Call-In Information:  1(877) 465-7975 

 

FDIC Honors Attorney Program Information Session

July 1, 2021 @ 2:00 pm 3:00 pm

The FDIC Legal Division is hosting two information sessions for law students about their 2022 FDIC Honors Attorney Program on June 23rd and July 1st.  

During each session, FDIC will discuss legal practice at the agency, provide a program overview, provide information on the qualifications for the program, discuss best practices for applying, and answer questions. A panel of former and current honors attorneys will also be present to speak about their experience.

Registration link

2022 Honors Attorney Program Application Dates

Submissions for the 2022 Honors Attorney Program will be accepted beginning summer 2021 through September 19, 2021, 11:59 pm EDT. Applications must be submitted directly to the FDIC as instructed; see Application.

Goodwin’s Virtual Rising 2L Reception

June 29, 2021 @ 3:00 pm 4:30 pm

Rising 2L law students from across the country will have the opportunity to connect with our attorneys, current summer associates and various Talent Acquisition team members from all of our domestic offices to learn more about Goodwin’s offerings in advance of the upcoming recruiting season.

For students who are interested in attending the event, please have them register using the link below. The event will be held via the Remo platform and students will have the flexibility to move between floors based upon their office(s) of interest.

Registration Link

Note that students should register using their law school email and indicate in their Remo profile which law school they attend under the “company” section. We plan to send out more information in advance of the event to all students who register.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me. We look forward to connecting with your students soon!

 

2021 Virtual Rising 2L Reception

Tuesday, June 29th from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM ET

 

General Services Administration – Navigating the Federal Job Application Process

June 23, 2021 @ 5:00 pm 7:00 pm

Join the GSA Rocky Mountain Region for an in-depth webinar that provides a step-by-step process for navigating the job application process. 

Registered attendees will need to create a USAJobs account before the session. USAJobs is the federal government’s official employment site. 

When: Jun 23, 2021 05:00 PM Arizona 

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://asu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0rd-CurDMuGtE8WgYrViwoxuqy5lEN-nK9

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Davis Wright Tremaine – Out and Proud Panel

June 23, 2021 @ 4:00 pm 5:15 pm

Please join a panel of DWT LGBTQ+ attorneys for a conversation on how to navigate the law firm recruitment process and build a pathway for success. Our panelists come from a wide range of backgrounds and practice areas, and are at various stages in their law firm careers.

We will cover several topics related to the unique challenges and opportunities that LGBTQ+ law students and attorneys face. These topics include the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the recruitment process, best practices and resources for interviewing and networking, and insights on how to build a successful practice that is personally rewarding. We look forward to meeting you!

Event Schedule:

4:00 – 4:05 pm – Welcome

4:05 – 4:45 pm – Panel Discussion: “Finding Success While Out and Proud in the Legal Profession”

4:45 – 5:15 pm – Meet and Greet DWT LGBTQ Affinity group members to receive feedback on your resume and get ready for the upcoming interview season!

5:15 pm – Closing

Questions?

  • Hiroko Peraza, Sr. Manager of Recruiting & Inclusion, Talent Acquisition
  • Dana Casterella, Diversity & Inclusion Specialist, Talent Acquisition

 

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

4:00 pm – 5:15 pm PT

Zoom

Login instructions will follow upon registration

 

FDIC Honors Attorney Program Information Session

June 23, 2021 @ 2:00 pm 3:00 pm

The FDIC Legal Division is hosting two information sessions for law students about their 2022 FDIC Honors Attorney Program on June 23rd and July 1st.  

During each session, FDIC will discuss legal practice at the agency, provide a program overview, provide information on the qualifications for the program, discuss best practices for applying, and answer questions. A panel of former and current honors attorneys will also be present to speak about their experience.

Registration link

2022 Honors Attorney Program Application Dates

Submissions for the 2022 Honors Attorney Program will be accepted beginning summer 2021 through September 19, 2021, 11:59 pm EDT. Applications must be submitted directly to the FDIC as instructed; see Application.

Department of Justice – Attorney Wednesday Webinar Series

June 23, 2021 @ 9:00 am

June 23, 2021 at 9:00 am MST / 12:00 PM ET

The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management will once again be hosting a Wednesday Webinar Series highlighting offices participating in the Attorney General’s Honors Program and Summer Law Intern Program. Representatives from various offices provide audience members with valuable information about their work and tips for applying.

Participating Offices for June 23, 2021

  • Civil Rights Division
  • Environment and Natural Resources Division
  • Executive Office for Immigration Review
  • Office of Information Policy Tax Division

 

Wednesday Webinar Series – June 23, 2021 (linked)

Event Password: WedWebinars2

Event Number/Code: 199 394 6917

Call-In Information: 1(877) 465-7975

 

Wilson Sonsini – Patents & Innovations Information Session

June 22, 2021 @ 3:00 pm 4:00 pm

Wilson Sonsini’s patents and innovations attorneys are experts in global patent portfolio development and management for a variety of Life Sciences clients

We invite you to join our attorneys for an information session to learn more about the patent practice group and opportunities to join our 2022 summer program. Students with an interest in patent prosecution and a background in the life sciences (e.g., medicinal chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, biology, molecular biology, genetics, etc.) are encouraged to attend.

June 22, 2021 | 3:00 – 4:00pm PT

If you are unable to attend the event, but would like to learn more about our Patents & Innovations group, please contact Allegra Aquino (aaquino@wsgr.com).

To learn more about the Wilson Sonsini summer program, click here. 

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