Career and Professional Development Center Events

  • Sep
    Tue
    27
    2016

    NYS Dept. of Law, Office of the Attorney General - Employer Information Session

    Come learn about the fall/spring/summer internship programs offered by the Attorney General's Office for representatives of the office and current interns. Also discussed at this session will be the post-graduate Volunteer Assistant Attorney General Program.
    Speakers:
    Sandra Jefferson Grannum| Bureau Chief
    Legal Recruitment Bureau (NYC)
     
    Stephen Nagle '85
    Assistant Attorney General
    Environmental Protection Bureau (Albany)
    • Time: 4:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
    • Location: CPDC
    • Contact: Meg Wager,
      Assistant Director of the Career and Professional Development Center
    • Phone: 518-445-2332
    • E-Mail: mwage@albanylaw.edu
  • Sep
    Wed
    28
    2016

    Lunch with a Practitioner - Careers in Immigration Law

    • Time: 12:00 noon - 1:00 P.M.
    • Location: 2000 Building, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Contact: Joanne Casey,
      Director, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Phone: 518-472-5875
    • E-Mail: jcase@albanylaw.edu
  • Sep
    Thu
    29
    2016

    New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Department (Rochester, NY)

    Learn about the Appellate Court Attorney position for 3Ls! 
    Appellate Court Attorneys work with all Appellate Justices in Rochester, NY to assist the Court in deciding approximately 2,000 appeals annually. Work consists principally of researching and writing legal memoranda to the Court on pending cases.
    On-campus interviewees are encouraged to attend this Program.  All students are welcome.
    • Time: 8:30 A.M. - 9:00 A.M.
    • Location: CPDC
    • Contact: Meg Wager,
      Assistant Director of the Career and Professional Development Center
    • Phone: 518-445-2332
    • E-Mail: mwage@albanylaw.edu
  • Oct
    Mon
    03
    2016

    Lunch with a Practitioner – White Collar and Financial Crimes

    Jay Perlman will be joining the CPDC for our "Lunch with a Practitioner" series. Jay is a 1990 graduate of Albany Law School and is currently a Director in the Global Investigations & Compliance Practice of Navigant Consulting, Inc.  Jay brings more than 25 years of legal, regulatory compliance and investigative experience in both the government and private sector.
    • Time: 12:00 noon - 1:00 P.M.
    • Location: 2000 Building, Career and Professional Development Center U-140
    • Contact: Mary Walsh Fitzpatrick,
      Assistant Dean, Career and Professional Development Center
  • Oct
    Tue
    04
    2016

    Ayco Night

    • Time: 5:00 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.
    • Location: East and West Foyers
    • Contact: Joanne Casey,
      Director, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Phone: 518-445-2332
    • E-Mail: jcase@albanylaw.edu
  • Oct
    Thu
    13
    2016

    Careers in Affordable Housing

    Interested in making a difference? Looking for a way to combine your interests in law, finance, real estate & economic development, with your legal knowledge and skills? Experienced professionals from Cannon Heyman and Weiss, LLP (a private Albany law firm concentrating in Affordable Housing and Community Development Law), New York State Homes and Community Renewal (a state agency whose mission is to build, preserve and protect affordable housing and home ownership across the state) and The Community Builders, Inc. (a leading nonprofit real estate developer with offices throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Mid-West) will share their experience and answer your questions about the industry, housing trends and job opportunities for law students and experienced attorneys.
    • Time: 4:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
    • Location: 2000 Building, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Contact: Colleen O'Byrne,
      Associate Director, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Phone: 518-472-5874
    • E-Mail: cobyr@albanylaw.edu
  • Oct
    Mon
    17
    2016

    Patent Bar Information Session

    Mark Dighton, Director of Law School Relations, from the PLI (Practising Law Institute) will be giving a presentation on the Patent Bar.
    http://www.pli.edu/PatentOfficeExamCourse/default.aspx
    • Time: 12:00 noon - 1:00 P.M.
    • Location: Career and Professional Development Center
    • Contact: Mary Walsh Fitzpatrick,
      Assistant Dean, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Phone: 518-445-2332
    • E-Mail: mfitz@albanylaw.edu
  • Oct
    Mon
    17
    2016

    The Business of Law in Private Practice: Advice from Practicing Attorneys

    The practice of law in a private firm involves more than just being a smart attorney. Please join the CPDC and the Albany County Bar Association as we hear from experienced attorneys as they discuss the everyday business challenges of building and running a law firm practice, covering topics ranging from billing to marketing and client development, to time management and using legal technology.
    • Time: 5:30 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.
    • Contact: Mary Walsh Fitzpatrick,
      Assistant Dean, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Phone: 518-445-2377
    • E-Mail: mfitz@albanylaw.edu
  • Oct
    Tue
    18
    2016

    The Secret World of In-House Corporate Counsel, Career Paths & Making the Most of Internship Opportunities

    Want to learn more about in-house legal careers and what it takes to become a competitive internship candidate? 
    Albany Law alumni from Ayco, a Golden Sachs Company and Macy's, will be joined by NYSTEC’s Director of Contracts & General Counsel, for an informal discussion on in-house counsel opportunities and career paths.  Learn what it takes to be successful in this legal practice area and where to find these key legal internships.  
    • Time: 4:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
    • Location: 2000 Building, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Contact: Colleen O'Byrne,
      Associate Director, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Phone: 518-472-5874
    • E-Mail: cobyr@albanylaw.edu
  • Nov
    Wed
    09
    2016

    Lunch with a Practitioner - Corporate Law in the Biotech/Pharmaceutical Industry

    Interested in Pharmaceutical Law, Contracts, Mergers and Acquisitions, becoming in-house counsel? Benjamin Seisler, Associate General Counsel, Albany Molecular Research Inc., will be speaking on all of these topics. Do not miss this opportunity!
    • Time: 12:00 noon - 1:00 P.M.
    • Location: 2000 Building, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Contact: Connie Dunn,
      Assistant, Career and Professional Development Center
    • Phone: 518-445-2371
    • E-Mail: cmdunn@albanylaw.edu