Career-Related Events & Programs - Capital University Law School

Career-Related Events & Programs

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     Upcoming Law School Events 

      External Events 

    Careers in Energy Law - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:00 PM - Room 245

    Panelists
    • Neil Pierce, Steptoe & Johnson, Columbus OH 
    • Chris Allwein, L’09, Kegler Brown Hill & Ritter, Columbus, OH 
    • Rebecca Oblak, L’86, Bowles Rice, Morgantown, WV 
    • Mitch Tobias, L’09, Vorys, Columbus, OH

    Food and beverages provided! RSVP to OPD@law.capital.edu.

    This event is brought to you by the Energy & Mineral Law Foundation, and the Law School’s Environmental & Energy Law Society and Office of Professional Development.
     

      Columbus Bar Association Committee Meetings
    175 S. Third St., Suite 1100
    Click here for a complete list of committees and meeting schedules.

    Substantive Law Committees relate to particular areas of practice. This is where members in nearly 30 different practice areas can learn about changes in the law, network with colleagues in the same field, and help plan programs that are most relevant to you.

    Substantive Law and Professional Development Committee membership is open equally to all Columbus Bar members. Become a part of any Committee by clicking on the "Join" button on that Committee's page.

     
    1D/1E Mandatory OPD Orientation

    • 1E - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 5:15 PM - Room 242
    • 1D - Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 11:45 AM - Room 242
     

       
    National Pro Bono Celebration Week - October 23-October 29

    Monday, October 24, 2016
    • 1D Mandatory Pro Bono Orientation - 4:00 PM - Room
    • Evening Student Pro Bono Presentation - 5:15 PM - Room

    Wednesday, October 25, 2016
    • Pro Bono Panel Discussion - Noon - Room (Will be recorded)
    • Wills Clinic - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM - Room 

    Friday, October 28, 2016
    • Representing Servicemembers: Understanding Their Service is Essential to Understanding Their Case - CLE - 12:00 PM - Room A122
     

       

     
    Career Advantage Program 
    This day-long student and alumni career conference that brings together students and distinguished alumni to foster and strengthen student career and professional development. Saturday, January 28, 2017.

    The conference will feature:
    • Professionalism Plenary
    • How-To Sessions
    • Mock Interviews
    • Student-Alumni Mentoring Sessions
    • Networking Lunch & Reception


    Resume & Cover Letter Clinics
     

    Throughout the year, join alumni for professional development clinics offering one-on-one advice about resumes and cover letters. Save the date for the following clinics open to 1L students:
    • Resume Clinic - November 2, 2016 - 5:00 PM - Room 572
    • Cover Letter Clinic - November 9, 2016 - 5:00 PM - Room 572 
      

    Barrister Club
    The Barrister Club brings together successful alumni and current law students for conversations about career paths, experiences, and advice for professional success. Club meetings are 50 minutes during the lunch hour or before evening classes. Each meeting connects one alumnus with up to 10 students.