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Career Services

Doing Well by Doing Good

Exploring Options for extending Lawyer Referrals to low and modest income clients.

This discussion will feature Bill Tanner, Legal Aid Society of Orange County, as the primary speaker.  Bill will share experiences from the operations, since 1985, of the Lawyer Referral Service of the Legal Aid Society of Orange County

The program will be of interest to lawyers who would like to expand their referral sources and all members of the community who are interested in access to justice issues in San Diego County.

Monday, June 8, 12:30 to 1:30, room 2B, California Western School of Law, 350 Cedar Street, San Diego.

1A Career Services Orientation 3 parts 5-5-15

Students – If you are still looking for a summer job, this seminar is for you!


Wednesday, May 7, 2015
12:15 – 1:30 pm
Room 2G


If you have any questions, come see us in the Career and Professional Development Office!


Kristina Touzenis, head of the international law department at the Organization of International Migration, a UN agency based in Geneva, will be at CWSL to speak at 12:10 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 26th in Room 2G.

She will be available to talk that morning to meet with students to talk about possible internships at OIM and careers in international immigration law.  Let Professor Cooper know please if you are interested in meeting her.  They can start at 9:00 a.m.

Please also join us for the talk on the 26th.  Lunch will be served.

Professor James Cooper

Director, International Legal Studies

California Western School of Law

San Diego, CA, 92101-3090, U.S.A.

Tel:  +1 (619) 525-1430


ABA TIPS Panel Flyer

Public Interest-Minded Students:  Get a Prestigious, Funded (sometimes) Summer or Post-Grad Public Interest Position

Thursday, January 29

12:15 – 1:15 p.m. (lunch will be provided)

Room 2G

    • Learn about potential funding sources for summer public interest work:  grants, fellowships, educational vouchers, paid positions
    • Learn about various post-graduate fellowships
    • Hear from alumna, Tamara Nicole Trawick, about her Morrison & Foerster Foundation Equal Justice Works post-graduate fellowship with the Legal Aid Society of San Diego




Women Lawyers Panel Flyer



January 16, 2015 – Peggy Browning Labor Law Summer Fellowship deadline
January 21, 2015 – Public Interest Career Day at UCLA – Applications must be uploaded by 5:00 p.m.
January 23, 2015 – Early Spring Recruiting deadline for certain Summer and Fall 2015 jobs.
February 11, 2015 – Spring Recruiting deadline for Summer and Fall 2015 jobs.

Get Ready for Upcoming Interview Programs

12:15 pm Tomorrow, January 8, 2015
Lecture Hall 1
Lunch will be provided.
Learn about the many important application deadlines that are quickly approaching for Summer and Fall 2015 jobs.

Tips for Law Job Interviews:  What you need to do to get the offer!

You MUST attend this session to Sign-up for Mock Interviews on 1/27, 1/28, 2/2, 2/3, 2/4.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Lunch will be provided.
12:15 – 1:05 p.m., Lecture Hall I

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop

Thursday, January 15, 2015
12:15 – 1:30 p.m., Lecture Hall I
This is a drop in, first come first serve workshop where you can receive 1:1 assistance with your resume and cover letter



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