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The Career Development Office offers a range of events for students. Click to see a full listing of all events on the YLS calendar.

January 17 Thursday

Mentor in Residence: Andrew Burt '14, Immuta

11:00AM to 12:00PM

Room 171

Andrew is Chief Privacy Officer & Legal Engineer at Immuta, and a visiting fellow at Yale Law School’s Information Society Project. Previously, Andrew served as Special Advisor for Policy to the head of the FBI Cyber Division, where he served as lead author on the FBI’s after action report for the 2014 attack on Sony. A former reporter, Andrew has published articles on technology, history, and law in The New York Times, The Financial Times, Slate and Harvard Business Review, and is a Global Information Assurance Certified (GIAC) cyber incident response handler.

February 4 Monday

Inside the Mind of a Fortune 500 CEO Facing “Bet the Company” Legal Challenges

12:10PM to 1:00PM

Room 129

Ever wonder what it's like to be CEO of a Fortune 500 company during a contentious M&A transaction?  You may know the basics of M&A law, but do you know what it actually feels like to orchestrate the sale of an entire company?  To be a great lawyer you must not only understand the law, but also what your client is thinking and feeling as well. Attend this interactive session with Ben Breier, CEO of Kindred Healthcare, which was recently acquired for $4.1 billion. Mr.

February 12 Tuesday

Dress for Success - Make It Work

12:10PM to 1:10PM

Room 120

Ever puzzled over the difference between “business formal” and “business casual” attire – or what “business casual” even means, anyhow?  Wondering what to wear for your job interviews, for FIP, or at different types of summer employers – and how to get it on a budget?  Come speak with CDO’s Alison Hornstein, Director, Alumni and Alternative Careers, about all this and any other professional attire-related questions you may have! Lunch will be provided. Register at http://rsvp.law.yale.edu/.

March 20 Wednesday

Public Speaking Workshop with Professor Diane Lennard

(All day)

Sterling Law Building and Baker Hall

 

On March 20-22, 2019, Professor Diane Lennard of the Stern School of Business will host a series of public speaking sessions for YLS students.  As a result of these sessions, participants will:

March 20 Wednesday

Law Firm Practice Area Forum – Connect with Over 25 Law Firm Attorneys!

5:30PM to 7:00PM

Dining Hall

If you are joining a firm this summer or thinking of working for a firm in Summer 2020, this program is for you!  Chat with dozens of practitioners from litigation, transactional and regulatory practices. Put your networking skills to use while enjoying cocktails and heavy appetizers. Come for 20 minutes or stay the whole evening.

March 21 Thursday

Public Speaking Workshop with Professor Diane Lennard

(All day)

Sterling Law Building and Baker Hall

 

On March 20-22, 2019, Professor Diane Lennard of the Stern School of Business will host a series of public speaking sessions for YLS students.  As a result of these sessions, participants will:

April 11 Thursday

Health Law Career Night with YLS Alumni

6:10PM to 7:30PM

Room 129

Yale Law School alumni in diverse careers related to health law and policy will discuss their career paths and offer advice to current law students. Confirmed speakers include:

August 5 Monday

Fall Interview Program (FIP) at the Omni New Haven Hotel

(All day)

Omni New Haven Hotel - 155 Temple Street

August 6 Tuesday

Fall Interview Program (FIP) at the Omni New Haven Hotel

(All day)

Omni New Haven Hotel - 155 Temple Street

August 7 Wednesday

Fall Interview Program (FIP) at the Omni New Haven Hotel

(All day)

Omni New Haven Hotel - 155 Temple Street

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