Upcoming Events

Monday, August 21, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

SCELF Speaker Series: Frank Allocco


Location: 1310 Biolchini

Coach, motivational speaker and senior associate athletic director of external relations from University of San Francisco, Frank Allocco, returns to Notre Dame to address students about charting their career path and the importance of dreams. Allocco graduated with a degree in sociology in 1976 from Notre Dame, where he played football and basketball. He was a three-year football letter winner and played in two Orange Bowls, one Sugar Bowl and was a member of the Irish’s 1973 National Championship team under legendary head coach Ara Parseghian. He also played two seasons of basketball under Digger Phelps.…

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Thursday, September 7, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

1L Workshop: MAXimizing Your Financial Future


Location: 1130 Eck Hall of Law

Research shows that habit creation and ultimate goal achievement is optimized when you know your triggers and your motivations. Join this workshop to take the first step toward making better financial decisions now – and in the future. Through this workshop you will: 1) Learn how to identify and evaluate your own financial decision-making behaviors; 2) Understand how your financial behaviors impact strategies for your short- and long-term financial goals; 3) Examine law school specific examples of your upcoming financial decisions; and 4) Start thinking strategically about actions you can take to mitigate cost/risk and/or enhance potential opportunities. Walk away with your list of next steps and how to access all the resources provided by the MAX

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Friday, September 29, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Suing the Government Is A Growth Industry: How to Make the Most From Your Law Degree (And Your Life) with a Career in Public-Interest Law: A Conversation with the Institute for Justice


Location: 1140 Eck Hall of Law

Sometimes law students are told they have two options: a miserable life earning decent money at a law firm, or a rewarding job coupled with a vow of poverty. This isn’t true. On Tuesday, October 3, Bob McNamara, a Senior Attorney with the Institute for Justice, will discuss his public-interest career and steps you can take to have a career at IJ. Matt Curtis, a 2L who spent his last summer working at IJ in DC, will speak about his summer experience. The Institute for Justice, the nation’s leading libertarian public-interest law firm, offers the best of both worlds: cutting-edge constitutional litigation on issues that actually matter to real people, combined with competitive pay. Sound interesting? Learn what steps you can take to put yourself on a path to litigating the kind of cases you read about in the newspaper and your casebooks.…

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The Antitrust Implications of Horizontal Shareholdings


Location: 2130 Eck Hall of Law, Faculty Meeting Room

We will have a panel on “The Antitrust Implications of Horizontal Shareholdings” focusing on the recent work of Einer Elhauge, Petrie Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, on this hot topic at the intersection of corporate governance and antitrust law.

With comments and contributions from:
Jonathan Baker, Professor of Law, American University Washington College of Law

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Monday, October 23, 2017

Experiential Learning - Presentations and Reception


Location: McCartan Courtroom & Eck Commons

This event is to help 2L and 1L students understand the new ABA requirement of 6 credits of experiential learning, and match their interests to the NDLS externship programs and clinics that will fulfill these.

Reception to follow in Eck Commons.

Sponsor: ND Externship Faculty, Clinical Law Program, CDO & SBA

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Public Interest Month Event: Integrating Pro Bono Work Into Private Practice


Location: 1140 Eck Hall of Law

Are you thinking about pursuing a career in a big law firm but still interested in public interest work? Are you worried that you have to pick one or the other? Are you wondering how to go about building a pro bono practice while trying to impress as a young associate? Fortunately, you don’t have to choose! You can build a successful career at a big law firm and work on pro bono cases that are important to you. Two successful partners at big law firms in Chicago, Lee Ann Russo, Jones Day, ND ’77, and John Storino, Jenner & Block, ’ND 97; ’NDLS 2000 will join us to discuss how they have integrated thriving pro bono practices into their work at big law firms.…

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Public Interest Month Event: Careers in Public Defense


Location: 1310 Biolchini

Are you interested in pursuing a career in public defense? From state public defender offices to Federal Defender offices to appellate defense work, there are many different opportunities to pursue a career in public defense. Erin Gallaghar Barnhart, a Federal Defender in the Capital Habeas Unit of the Federal Public Defender’s office in Columbus, Ohio is going to be joining us to speak about her work representing death-row inmates in federal habeas litigation and also state clemency work. Additionally, public defenders working in state public defender offices will be joining us on the panel.…

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Monday, November 13, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Friday, January 19, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018