Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Calendar: Career
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Tuesday, February 2, 2016
06:00 PM
Career Services: Second Semester Kick-Off for 1Ls
Representatives from Career Services will discuss strategies you can implement throughout spring semester to get to know firms and prepare for August OGI.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
12:00 PM
Career Services: Second Semester Kick-Off for 1Ls
Representatives from Career Services will discuss strategies you can implement throughout spring semester to get to know firms and prepare for August OGI. Another opportunity to hear this advice will be held at 6 p.m.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
04:00 PM
Akin Gump Pro Bono Scholars Talk
Hear attorneys from Akin Gump talk about their 1L Pro Bono Scholars Program. This program will be followed by a reception. More information to come.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB128
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
12:30 PM
Transactional Practice in New York, D.C. and Charlotte
Hear attorneys from Cadwalader's New York, D.C. and Charlotte offices describe regional differences in their high-level transactional practice, along with tips for getting hired in BigLaw. RSVP information to come.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB128
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
12:00 PM
Renting in New York: A Practical Guide
A presentation for New York City-bound 3Ls presented by Jordan and Jeremy Cooper of Cooper & Cooper Real Estate.
Contact: Sherry Morris
Sponsor: Career Services; Cooper & Cooper Real Estate

WB154
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
05:00 PM
Surviving the First Year of Law Firm Practice
A panel discussion with associates from Willkie Farr & Gallagher, Proskauer Rose, Jones Day and Paul Hastings providing tips and advice for navigating the transition from law school to law firm practice. Food and beverages will be served. Co-sponsored by Student Affairs, Career Services, Virginia Law Women, BLSA, Rivanna and Women of Color.
Contact: Lisa Napier
Sponsor: Student Affairs

Purcell Reading Room
Friday, February 19, 2016
12:00 PM
Practicing at a Small Firm
Robert Moore and Heidi Brown of Moore & Lee in McLean, Virginia, will discuss life practicing at a small law firm.
Contact: Sherry Morris
Sponsor: Career Services

SL290
Monday, February 22, 2016
12:00 PM
Fried Frank Talk on Private Equity Practice
Fried Frank Partner Becky Zelenka will discuss private equity funds formation practice with 1Ls. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP via the events tab in Symplicity.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

SL366
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
05:00 PM
A Conversation for 1Ls on Clerkships
Join attorneys (and former law clerks) from Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher's DC office, as well as our own Director of Judicial Clerkships, Ruth Payne, for a panel discussion regarding judicial clerkships. Food will be provided.
Contact: Marit Spekman
Sponsor: Career Services

SL258
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
05:00 PM
Why Diversity Matters in Legal Practice
A panel discussion regarding the importance and benefits of diversity in the legal profession, law firm and client diversity efforts and programs and engaging in a diverse workplace. Featuring: Kelesha Armand from JPMorgan Chase, Kimberly C. MacLeod from Hunton & Williams, Patty Merrill from Genworth Financial, and Grace E. Speights from Morgan Lewis. Food and beverages will be served.
Contact: Sarah E. Davies
Sponsor: Asian Pacific American Law Students Association; Career Services; Student Affairs ; Student Bar Association (SBA); Virginia Law Women ; Women of Color

Purcell Reading Room
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
01:00 PM
"From Law School to Big Law Partner: Tips for a Successful Career," a Panel Discussion with Davis Polk Attorneys
Join Davis Polk partners (and UVA alums) Neil MacBride and Ted Polubinski for a panel discussion regarding their career trajectories, what it is like to practice law in D.C. and New York, what sets Davis Polk apart from other firms and any other questions you may have. Lunch will be served. Students are also invited to join the speakers and other Davis Polk UVA associate alumni for a casual reception that evening (location TBD).
Contact: Marit Spekman
Sponsor: Career Services

WB101
Monday, March 21, 2016
12:00 PM
Clerkship Information Session for 1Ls
Contact: Ruth Payne
Sponsor: Clerkships

SL278
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
05:30 PM
Virginia Law Women "Women in Big Law" Panel
Panels will take place in Purcell Reading Room, WB 101 and WB 102.
Contact: Stephanie Newton
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women

Purcell Reading Room
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WB101
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WB102
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
06:30 PM
Virginia Law Women "Women in Big Law" Reception
Contact: Stephanie Newton
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women

Caplin Pavilion
Monday, March 28, 2016
01:00 PM
Interview Preparation with Morgan Lewis
Morgan Lewis and Lambda Law Alliance will sponsor an interview preparation session for students. Morgan Lewis' Hiring Partner will be speaking about interview strategy for diverse candidates. Lunch will be provided.
Contact: Brady Mickelsen
Sponsor: Lambda Law Alliance

WB101
Monday, March 28, 2016
05:00 PM
APALSA Career Networking Day
There will be an evening panel in Purcell, followed by a reception in Caplin Pavilion.
Contact: Katherine Chang
Sponsor: Asian Pacific American Law Students Association

Caplin Pavilion
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Purcell Reading Room
Monday, March 28, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
APALSA Career Networking Lunch Panel
Contact: Katherine Chang
Sponsor: Asian Pacific American Law Students Association

WB154
Monday, April 4, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Mock Interview Day Reception
All employer and student participants in the 1L Mock Interview Day are invited to attend the reception following interviews.
Contact: Patrice M. Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

Caplin Pavilion
Monday, April 4, 2016
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
1L Mock Interview Day
Law firm attorneys will be on grounds to conduct mock interviews for 1L students. This is a great way to get practice with representatives from actual employers before students head off to their summer employer. A reception for all Mock Interview Day participants will follow.
Contact: Patrice M. Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

Slaughter Hall
Thursday, April 7, 2016
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
"Women in Public Service"Reception
Contact: Stephanie Newton
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women

Caplin Pavilion
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