Resource Center

The Ovadia CP&P Office (CP&P) aims to guide and assist students in every step of their professional development journey.  In keeping with the Office’s partnership model, it is committed to help create and maintain a pipeline of employment opportunities.  The CP&P also commit to provide comprehensive programming to help students develop the tools needed to meaningfully participate in those opportunities.

In law school, the process of planning acareer and applying for jobs starts early.  Students should take the time to browse the following material, which will help students learn about the services and opportunities that will make finding a job easier.

The Ovadia CP&P Office Blog
The Ovadia CP&P Office provides students with a blog that contains up-to-date employment, fellowship, and internship opportunities, as well as upcoming networking events, writing competitions and scholarship opportunities.  Please visit the Ovadia CP&P Office Blog and find new postings every week.  All information posted at the Blog can also be found on Symplicity.  Students with questions, comments, or feedback about the Blog, should contact Jessica Michelle Ciminero.

Career Planning & Exploration

Writing Competitions

2014-2015 LOUIS TERTOCHA FASHION LAW WRITING COMPETITION [DEADLINE: MARCH 23, 2015]

The Florida Bar Entertainment, Art and Sports Law (EASL) Section presents the 2014-2015 Louis Tertocha Fashion Law Writing Competition.

Topic: Essays must discuss a legal issue in the Fashion Industry.

Complete details: Available at the Ovadia CP&P Office Blog.


2014-2015 BEVERIDGE & DIAMOND CONSTITUTIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW WRITING COMPETITION [DEADLINE: APRIL 6, 2015 BY 5 P.M. ET]

The author of the article deemed best by a panel of judges will receive $2,000 cash, an offer of publication in the Environmental Law Reporter, and a 1-year individual membership to ELI.

Topic: Any topic addressing developments or trends in U.S. environmental law that have a significant constitutional or “federalism” component.

Complete details: Available at the Ovadia CP&P Office Blog.


NOTRE DAME LAW SCHOOL SMITH-DOHENY LEGAL ETHICS WRITING COMPETITION [DEADLINE: APRIL 24, 2015 BEFORE 5 P.M.]

Notre Damne Law School sponsors an annual writing competition on the topic of legal ethics.  All students with an interest in legal ethics are invited and encouraged to participate.

Topic: Any issue within the general category of legal ethics.

Complete details: Available at the Ovadia CP&P Office Blog.


Résumé & Cover Letter Workshops

Résumés, Cover Letters & Other Correspondence

Interviewing

Social Media Marketing Resources