REMINDER: "Preparing for your International Law Career” by Wes Rist (JD ’05)
Thursday, October 24, 2013, 12:30p.m., Room 113: “Preparing for your International Law Career” by Wes Rist (JD ’05)
The market for legal jobs is difficult right now and specializing in a particular issue, like international law, can make your job search even more frustrating. Wes Rist (JD ’05), the Director of Education and Research at the American Society of International Law, will discuss the steps that students can take while still in law school to help themselves stand out in the search for an international law position. Topics covered will include targeted job searching, resume drafting, managing one’s professional contacts, identifying appropriate international experiences, pursuing valuable volunteer and professional membership opportunities, and other practical issues that students can pursue immediately.