Preparing for your career starts on day one. Whether you plan to work in private practice, the judiciary, government, business, public interest or another area that draws on legal skills, Albany Law's Career and Professional Development Center offers personalized career services.
Albany is home to one of the world's most influential state governments, the state legislature, the state's highest court, federal courts, and state agencies, making the region a laboratory for the study of law.
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Our faculty are deeply engaged in the legal community in their respective fields. They help mentor you as you form your professional identity, and work to connect you to their professional circles for job opportunities.
Every year hundreds of students are assigned alumni mentors to help with your career planning and connect you to their professional networks.
Learn from workshops, meetings, panel discussions and other activities with alumni and other practicing professionals. For more information, visit
Career and Professional Development Center events.