Women, Law, and Legal Advocacy
Seminar Dates | October 20 – 22, 2016
Explore a range of legal professions, from issue-based advocacy to government service
College women considering careers in law will explore the connections between legal careers and the legislative process in Washington, DC. This seminar exposes students to a range of professional opportunities in law, from issue-based advocacy to government service. See the 2015 Women, Law, and Legal Advocacy Seminar Agenda. See the infographic on the 2013 Women, Law, and Legal Advocacy Seminar students.
Create a professional network: In three days, students considering a legal career will learn the potential benefits of attending law school from women who work in policy every day. Students will participate in a Networking Reception, in which they have the opportunity to jump-start their professional development by meeting with distinguished women.
Develop your professional skills: Perfect your résumé during our résumé workshop breakout session, learn insider tips on finding a job or internship in Washington, and create a winning strategy for acing your next interview.
Become a leader: Learn about leadership skills, goal-setting, and work-life balance from women who excel in the legal and policy fields. Make connections with student leaders from across the country who will become your future colleagues in Washington, DC.