Career Corner


HLS is committed to helping HLS members find jobs for the summer and after graduation. 

Advisor:

HLS's Career Service Advisor is Janet Hutchinson.  To contact her, please email her at Jhutch4(at)emory.edu.

Past Relevant Events:

  1. Mock Interviews
  2. Resume Workshops
  3. Wine & Cheese Networking Event with local law firms.

Useful Links:

  1. PRLDEF's Corporate Council Summer Placement - PRLDEF places Hispanic students in Corporate Council offices for the summer.  These internships are paid and a great opportunity for 1Ls.
  2. Law Student Union Summer
    1. A 10-week internship for law students combining front-line legal work with grassroots organizing in campaigns by AFL-CIO unions in various regions of the country.
    2. Participating students will receive a weekly stipend of $550; transportation and housing expenses also are covered.
    3. Requirements: Must have demonstrated an interest in labor law; students who have taken one or more labor law courses and who have experience in organizing and community activism are preferred.
    4. Documents needed: application, cover letter, résumé, writing sample, law school transcript and three references (include name, title, address, phone number and e-mail address of references).
  3. The Groom Law Group
    1. For anyone interested in employee benefits law and/or working in D.C. The firm is currently interested in increasing diversity.
    2. The starting pay is $135k/yr , and they are appear to be interested in increasing diversity in their firm.