Previous Year Events

Academic Year 2012-2013

The majority of Law Careers Advising events and programs are offered during the pre-application period in the fall semester. 


September 10, 2012

Law School Dean Panel (Duke, Cornell, Stanford, NYU) 

1:30 PM- 3:00 PM List Art Building 120

Join the Deans of Cornell, Duke, Stanford and NYU medical schools for a lively and informative discussion about the ins and outs of the application to law school. This event is open to everyone but would be especially informative for Seniors and Alumni who are currently applying to law school and Juniors who plan on applying in the near future.


September 19, 2012

Annual Law School Fair

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Kasper Multipurpose Room (first floor of Campus Center)

All students and alumni interested in law are welcome to Brown's Annual Law School Fair. The biggest law school event on campus! Admission representatives from more than 20 of the the nation's most renowned law schools will participate. Refreshments provided. REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED Recommended Dress Code: Business Casual 

 

September 19, 2012

Vanderbilt Law School Interviews

 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, CareerLAB second floor

Dean Todd Morton from Vanderbilt Law will be conducting admission interviews for Brown students and alumni following the Law School Fair. Students who are interested may sign up by going to the registration portal aon or after September 3rd at https://law.vanderbilt.edu/vulslogin.aspx

 

October 4, 2012

Georgetown Law School Interviews *** moved to Boston***

 

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Downtown Boston

Please join Andy Cornblatt, Dean of Admissions of Georgetown Law, for group interviews on Thursday, October 4th, at 4pm and 5pm. Group interview slots are reserved for seniors or alumni who are applying for 2013 admission to Georgetown law school. Please RSVP at https://lawgeorgetown.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_86rp5vQydfFVBlP and remember to specify your time preference in your email. Contact Michelle Hamilton at mah323@law.georgetown.edu if you have questions

 

October 17, 2012

The Law School Investment Equation (Jerome Organ, J.D.)

PIZZA PIE-ER pizza served

12:00PM-1:15PM, CareerLAB

***  Download the document to be discussed at the bottom of this page.  Bring a laptop or tablet if possible.***

Professor Jerome Organ, J.D. from University of St. Thomas Law will discuss the important issues of law school application and finance. Professor Organ is involved in admissions, and participates in the ABA Questionnaire Committee that examines law school transparency issues.   

An interview with Professor Organ with Bloomberg: 

 https://www.youtube.com/watchfeature=player_embedded&v=0m8EOz2bBiY 

 

October 18, 2012

Harvard Law School Admission Info Session

12:00PM-1:30PM, CareerLAB

Assistant Admission Director Danielle Early from Harvard Law School will present an information session about the school and the important aspects of your application.   This event is open to everyone but would be especially informative for Seniors and Alumni who are currently applying to law school and Juniors who plan on applying in the near future.

 

October 23, 2012

Columbia Law School Admission Info Session

12:00PM-1:30PM, CareerLAB

Admission Director Jeb Butler from Columbia Law School will present an information session about the school and the important aspects of your application.   This event is open to everyone but would be especially informative for Seniors and Alumni who are currently applying to law school and Juniors who plan on applying in the near future.

 

November 14, 2012

Law School Dean Panel (USC, U of Houston, Wake Forest) 

4:00PM-5:30PM, CareerLAB

The admission deans from USC, U of Houston and Wake Forest will engage in a dialog about their individual schools and the important aspects of the application process. All students and alumni interested in law, and particularly those in the application process are welcome. 

 PIZZA AND REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED

 

April 9, 2013

A Career in Global Environmental Law: Combining Passions

5:00PM-6:00PM, CareerLAB

Join alum Ken Rivlin '87 (History) to learn about his fascinating career combining his long standing interests in the environment, policy, and international law. Ken is head of the London-based law firm Allen & Overy's Global Environmental Law Group, US Environmental and Regulatory Law Group and US Pro Bono Program. Prior to his legal career, Ken worked on Capitol Hill advising on environmental and budget policy, served as a press secretary, and worked on numerous campaigns.



Every Monday 10AM-12PM

Coffee and Careers

Advising Central: J. Walter Wilson 313

Join CareerLAB advisors every Monday to chat regarding your job, internship search, resume or interview preparation. Coffee and pastries provided!