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Law Office of Professional Development

Office Address:

Law Center
1825 W. Rocket Dr., Ste. 1030
Mailing Address:
2801 W. Bancroft, MS 507
Toledo, OH 43606

Job Fairs

To increase the opportunities available to our students, Toledo Law participates in and provides information on a number of career fairs across the country.  Please click on the links below to review the requirements and procedures for each career fair in which you are interested.  For some career fairs students must register through the OPD first, for others students must register directly with the career fair organizers.  Where students must register through the OPD first, a notation has been made in the “Registration Deadline” column. 

The information below is provided for your reference; the list is not exhaustive.  While we attempt to update the list regularly, please note that dates and deadlines may change without notice.  Dates from past career fairs will remain until we receive notice of new deadlines.  Please check the web site of the career fair to confirm all requirements, dates, and information.  Multiple deadlines may exist within a career fair's application procedure, so be sure to review all requirements carefully.  If you have questions about any of the opportunities listed below, please contact the OPD at or 419.530.2851.


Career Fair Location Date of Event Registration Deadline
The National Black Prosecutors Association Job Fair and Conference St. Louis, MO

July 10-16, 2016

Job Fair
July 12, 2016

Early job fair registration deadline is April 30. Regular registration May 1-June 23.  Late registration June 24 - July 1.  Students and graduates should register ASAP because the job fair sometimes fills to capacity before the final registration deadline.

Bay Area Diversity Career Fair San Francisco, CA July 22-23, 2016 See career fair website
San Francisco Intellectual Property Law Association San Francisco, CA August 8, 2015 May 24, 2015 5:00 (PDT)
Loyola Patent Law Interview Program Chicago, IL August 4 and 5, 2016 March 10, 2016

When registering, students should also send an e-mail to  notifying her that they have registered.

Vault/Minority Corporate Counsel Association Legal Diversity Career Fair Electronic Database  


Minnesota Minority Recruitment Conference Minneapolis, MN August 7, 2015 June 5, 2015
St. Louis Diversity Job Fair St. Louis, MO August 8, 2015

May 30, 2015 at midnight (CST)

Click here for St. Louis Diversity Job Fair Fact Sheet

Click here for Travel Stipend Award Application - DUE July 1, 2015

Students should list Kelly Tomlinson as the law school liaison to the job fair when they register on the career fair website:

Kelly Tomlinson
Assistant Director of Law Career Services and Public Service Coordinator

When registering, students should also send an e-mail to  notifying her that they have registered.

Monroe County (NY) Bar Association Annual Legal Diversity & Inclusion Job Fair Rochester, NY August 1-2, 2014 July 10, 2014
Indianapolis Bar Association Diversity Job Fair Indianapolis, IN August 6-7, 2015 June 28, 2015
Boston Lawyers Group Minority Job Fair Boston, MA August 4, 2015 July 10, 2015
Rocky Mountain Diversity Career Fair Denver, CO July 31, 2015 See career fair website
IMPACT Career Fair for Law Students and Attorneys with Disabilities Arlington, VA

Early August, see IMPACT website

See IMPACT website
Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair Kansas City, MO August 21-22, 2015 July 3, 2015
Cook County Bar Association Minority Law Student Job Fair Chicago, IL August 12, 2016

Student Registration Brochure  *READ BEFORE REGISTERING*

Register as soon as possible, so that your registration may be approved by the job fair coordinators.  Then approved registrants must upload a resume by May 15, 2016.

Students must also notify Kelly Tomlinson (law school liaison to the job fair) at that they have registered.

National LGBT Bar Association – Lavender Law Conference and Career Fair Washington, D.C.

August 4-6, 2016

Pre-registration closes on July 22.

On-site registration will be available beginning 4:00 PM through 7:00 PM on Wednesday, August 3rd and from 8:00 AM through 5:00 PM on Thursday, August 4th and Friday, August 5th. On-site registration must be accompanied with payment by a major credit card. There are a limited number of on-site registrations accepted and a late fee will apply. The National LGBT Bar Association does not guarantee that materials, welcome bags, or other opportunities will be available to those who do not register prior to July 22, 2016.

Northwest Minority Job Fair Seattle, WA August 22, 2015 July 24, 2015
Hispanic National Bar Association Job Fair Boston, MA Annual Convention held September 2-5, 2015 see HNBA website. See HNBA website for updates.


Tri-State Diversity Recruiting Program Louisville, KY August 16, 2014  TBD
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association Diversity & Inclusion Career Fair Cleveland, OH August 21, 2015

Registration for job seekers is July 1, 2015 until August 14, 2015 at 4:30 p.m.

A Career Development Workshop will be held before the career fair on July 8, 2015.  You must also register for that event by July 6, 2015 at 4:30 p.m.

Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair Arlington, VA October 23-24, 2015

August 11 - September 14, 2015 Student and recent graduate registration and application period.

September 15 - October 9, 2015 Student and recent graduation (interview application period closed; registration for table talk only)

Students must also notify Kelly Tomlinson (law school liaison to the job fair) at that they have registered.

Nashville Bar Association - Damali Booker 1L Minority Job Fair Nashville, TN January 30, 2016

January 8, 2016 - Click here for application form.

Midwest Public Interest Law Career Conference Chicago, IL February 6, 2016

December 2, 2015

Students must register through Kelly Tomlinson in Toledo Law's OPD by sending an e-mail to

Last Updated: 3/21/16