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.
Scholarships for the 2016 Women, Law, and Legal Advocacy Seminar
are sponsored by K&L Gates LLP.