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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
419.530.2851

OPD@utoledo.edu

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 OPD@utoledo.edu or 419.530.2851.

 

Career Fair Location Date of Event Registration Deadline
Nashville Bar Association - Damali Booker 1L Minority Job Fair  Nashville, TN (Was January 30, 2016) (Last year was January 8, 2016) - Click here for application form.
Midwest Public Interest Law Career Conference  Chicago, IL (Was February 6, 2016) Check conference website for details on registering in July (Last year was December 2, 2015)

Students must register through Kelly Tomlinson in Toledo Law's OPD by sending an e-mail to kelly.tomlinson@utoledo.edu.

Monroe County (NY) Bar Association Annual Legal Diversity & Inclusion Job Fair  Rochester, NY (Was February 13, 2016) (Was February 3, 2016)
Veterans' Legal Career Fair  Washington, DC (Was April 29-30, 2016)  
The National Black Prosecutors Association Job Fair and Conference St. Louis, MO

Conference 
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.

San Francisco Intellectual Property Law Association San Francisco, CA July 16, 2016 April 15, 2016 5:00 (PDT)
Bay Area Diversity Career Fair San Francisco, CA July 22-23, 2016 June 12, 2016
Rocky Mountain Diversity Career Fair  Denver, CO (Was July 31, 2015)  See career fair website
Indianapolis Bar Association Diversity Job Fair  Indianapolis, IN  August 1-2, 2016  June 18, 2016
Boston Lawyers Group Minority Job Fair  Boston, MA  August 2, 2016  July 4, 2016
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 Kelly.Tomlinson@utoledo.edu  notifying her 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.

Minnesota Minority Recruitment Conference Minneapolis, MN August 5, 2016 June 2, 2016
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 5 - 6, 2016

Early bird registration deadline - May 27, 2016
Registration deadline - June 24, 2016

Click here for student brochure.

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 Kelly.Tomlinson@utoledo.edu that they have registered.

St. Louis Diversity Job Fair St. Louis, MO August 13, 2016

May 30, 2016

Students should send an e-mail to Kelly.Tomlinson@utoledo.edu  notifying her that they plan to register.

Tri-State Diversity Recruiting Program Louisville, KY (Was August 15, 2015) (Was August 5, 2015)
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association Diversity & Inclusion Career Fair Cleveland, OH (Was August 21, 2015)

(Registration for job seekers was 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.

Northwest Minority Job Fair Seattle, WA August 27, 2016 July 22, 2016
Hispanic National Bar Association Job Fair Boston, MA September 9, 2016 July 15, 2016

 

Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair Arlington, VA October 28-29, 2016

See website for updates (Last year was August 11 - September 14, 2015) Student and recent graduate registration and application period.

See website for updates (Last year was 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 Kelly.Tomlinson@utoledo.edu that they have registered.

Last Updated: 6/9/16