CAREER FAIRS/PROGRAMS

Date:  July 30, 2013
Southeastern Intellectual Property Job Fair
Registration opens: May 2
The Southeastern Intellectual Property Job Fair (SIPJF) is managed and executed by the Georgia State University College of Law Career Services Office. SIPJF mainly targets fulfilling summer associate and entry-level positions for 2013.
Website: http://law.gsu.edu/careers/7356.htm

July 26-27, 2013
Southeastern Minority Job Fair
Registration opens: April 3, 2013  Deadline: April 19, 2013 
The Southeastern Minority Job Fair (SEMJF) provides legal employers throughout the United States an opportunity to interview second and third year law students, as well as recent graduates, from 60 ABA approved law schools. Website: http://www.semjf.org.

July 14 - 20, 2013
Job Fair:  July 15

National Black Prosecutors Association 30th Annual Conference & Job Fair
The National Black Prosecutors Association is the only professional membership organization dedicated to the advancement of Blacks as prosecutors. It includes both chief and line prosecutors nationwide. In addition to prosecutors, the association's membership includes law students, former prosecutors, and law enforcement personnel. This conference takes place at The Roosevelt in New Orleans.
Website: http://blackprosecutors.org/index.html

Aug. 8, 2013
Boston Lawyers Group
The Boston Lawyers Group Job Fair for Law Students of Color takes place annually during the month of August in Boston and Washington, D.C. The Job Fair provides participating member organizations with a great opportunity to select and interview applicants from a nationwide pool of qualified students of color.  
Website: http://www.thebostonlawyersgroup.com/events/
To register: https://law-blg-csm.symplicity.com/students

August 1 - 2, 2013
Loyola Patent Law Interview Program
Registration opens: February 11, 2013      
Registration deadline:  March 4, 2013
The Loyola Patent Law Interview Program is a two-day interview program held in Chicago each summer that brings together patent law employers and law students from across the country to interview for summer associate positions and post-graduate employment.
Website: http://www.luc.edu/law/career/Patent_Program_-_Stu.html

September 4 - 7, 2013
Hispanic National Bar Association Job
This Job Fair occurs during the HNBA Annual Convention, so Job Fair participants will be able to interact with leading Hispanic lawyers throughout the United States and to participate in enriching continuing legal education programs (CLE). The 2013 fair takes place in Denver, Colorado.  
Website: http://www.hnba.com/

Aug. 22-24, 2013
Lavender Law Conference and Career Fair
Held at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in San Francisco, California, the Lavender Law Career Fair is designed to achieve a sense of community and inclusion for LGBT candidates within the legal profession's recruiting efforts. By participating in this career fair, candidates will talk directly to LGBT-friendly recruiters from law firms, government agencies; LGBT rights groups, and legal departments.
Website: http://www.lgbtbar.org/annual/register.php

August 9-10, 2013
Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair
Registration Deadline:  June 22

The HDLJF was designed by the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association's Diversity and Managing Partner Committees to encourage  students to make Kansas City their first choice.  All 2L and 3L Law Students and recent graduates are invited to participate regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, nationality or disability.
Website: http://www.heartlanddiversity.org/JobFair.htm

August 9, 2013
Impact Career Fair                                 
Registration deadline: July 14, 2013
This job fair is hosted by the University of Arizona Rogers College of Law and Georgetown University Law Center and is open to 1st and 2nd year law students returning to school in Fall 2013.
Website: http://www.law.arizona.edu/Career/IMPACT/studentregistrationintro.cfm

August 3, 2013
St. Louis Diversity Job Fair
Registration deadline: May 2013
The primary goal of this fair is to attract a diverse group of 2L and 3L students to the metropolitan St. Louis legal community, encourage them to practice law in the area, and become an integral part of our community. The Job Fair steering committee has invited law firms, corporations, and government agencies from all over the nation. The registration deadline will be in May 2013.
Website: http://www.stldiversityjobfair.com/

August 23, 2013
Sunbelt Minority Recruitment Program
This program is for second- and third-year law students as well as recent graduates from eighteen ABA-approved law schools from Arizona, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.
Website: http://www.sunbeltjobfair.com/  

August 7-8, 2013
Indianapolis Bar Association Diversity Job Fair
Registration:  April 1, 2013  Deadline:  July 7, 2013
The IndyBar Diversity Job Fair seeks candidates who represent all aspects of diversity, who are looking for a one-of-a-kind legal community in a Midwestern city that has both cosmopolitan style and small-town charm.  We cordially invite fall 2013 full-time 2L students to participate.
Website:  http://www.ibadiversityjobfair.org/home.htm