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In Their Own Words - PILSA Career Fair

Students who believe public service is going to be an essential part of their legal career were right at home among the many employers at The University of Oklahoma College of Law’s Public Interest Career Fair.  The Career Development Office and the Public Interest Law Student Association (PILSA) hosted the Public Interest Career Fair in the Kerr Student Lounge at OU Law. On February 25, tables of employers lined the first floor to greet law students and introduce them to their perspective organizations.

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In His Own Words -- Jan Khan's LLM Experience

Blessed is the term I would choose when describing the education I received from The University of Oklahoma College of Law.  As a Fulbright Scholar, I was able to pursue my Masters of Law in Energy and Natural Resources from the College of Law.  While working for the national oil company of Pakistan, I was well aware of the programs being offered in energy law by OU Law.  I had high expectations of this program however, I can say my experience far exceeded my expectations.  

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In His Own Words - Blake Jackson's Trip to Asuncion, Paraguay with the International Human Rights Clinic

Before the start of each semester, students enrolled in the International Human Rights Clinic travel to select foreign countries to make preliminary observations and visit with government officials and stakeholders about issues impacting the nation’s indigenous populations. Throughout the subsequent semester, students combine the experiences from their travels with international law research to draft a “shadow report,” which is submitted to the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland. Their research and conclusions are also presented before a university audience.

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OU Law Competition Teams Continue to Make the College of Law Proud

Another great round of competitions for OU Law!

David Postic, Ruthie Stevens, and Kendra Norman won first place at the Widener Corporate Law Moot Court competition in Delaware.  The team also brought home third best brief. After the first round, David learned he referenced a case authored by one of their judges.  This team was coached by Megan Shaner.

Lauren Mitcham and Jonathan Brewer won first place at the BLSA International Negotiation competition in Portland. 

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In Her Own Words - Taylor Crowell Discusses Her Legal Assistant Education at OU

When I was starting college, my mom would tell me once I found what I love to do, become the best I can in that field. Throughout college, I always gravitated toward legal classes. When I got my first job as a Legal Assistant a few years later, my suspicions were confirmed: I knew this was the field for me.

Deciding to enroll in the University of Oklahoma Law Legal Assistant program was an easy decision. After doing some research online, I found the program’s website and immediately turned in an application.

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