2019 City Bar Summer Series
This annual series focuses on three exciting practice areas where lawyers and law students can find opportunities in 2019. Each program will consist of a one-hour presentation followed by small group discussions led by our panel members and other attorneys, giving you the unique opportunity to ask questions and gain significant insight into these exciting practice areas. View the Brochure.
This series is FREE to students and alumni of sponsoring law schools;
$15 for City Bar Members; $30 for Non-Members
Careers in A.I. & Legal Tech
Legal tech is a rapidly growing career path with exciting opportunities for recent law school graduates and practicing attorneys alike. Hear from distinguished panelists their path into legal tech and how you too can break into the field. Following the panel, you will have the opportunity to network with the panelists in small breakout discussion groups.
Careers in Government
Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Government agencies hire attorneys at all levels, in an exceptionally wide range of practice areas. The pros of working in government include excellent training, substantial responsibility, and great benefits, not to mention working to support your own community. This panel will provide insights on a range of different City and State agencies as well as the Federal government. Entry level as well as lateral hiring will be discussed.
Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Over the past few years, increased transparency has been a dominant trend in several industries, including higher education; health care; and financial services fields. The demand for increased transparency both by the government and special interest groups has required companies to scrutinize their current practices and implement policies and procedures that promote an ethical environment. Compliance professionals within these industries are tasked with leading their respective company’s compliance and ethics initiatives. This panel will provide you with information on how to leverage your law degree and experience in the growing area of compliance.