For Alumni

We encourage you to take advantage of PDO resources after graduation. These include alumni job postings, reciprocity requests, and career counseling services. Our counselors are available to help you in myriad ways, including résumé review, interview preparation, career transition assistance, and communication with prospective employers. As your career develops, your interests or plans may change, and staff members are available to assist you throughout the career planning process.

Access Alumni PDO Services

Explore the programs and services designed especially for alumni of Pitt Law.

Job Postings

PittLawWorks contains numerous resources and job postings for attorneys in Pennsylvania and nationwide. The postings are password protected and only accessible after you have activated an account.

To activate an account, email the following information to Sarah Weissman at sarahrw@pitt.edu:

  • Full name
  • Name at the time of year you graduated (if different) 
  • Graduation year and term (December or May)
  • Email address you want to use to log into the account

PDO will contact you once your account has been created with details on how to login.

Alumni Intercollegiate Job Bank

Pitt Law participates in the alumni "Intercollegiate Job Bank" maintained by Brigham Young University Law School. The Intercollegiate Job Bank contains the alumni job postings from a large number of law schools throughout the country. If you would like to receive the username and password that will permit you to view the postings in the BYU Intercollegiate Job Bank, just call PDO at 412-648-1411, or send an email to pdo@pitt.edu, giving us your name and year of graduation. Visit the Intercollegiate Job Bank.

Create Your Résumé

A compelling and thoughtfully crafted résumé is an essential vehicle for professional success. You can access the PittLawWorks Resource Library to help you format your résumé using the templates and information sheets found under the “Resumes – How to Write One & Templates” folder.

Schedule an Appointment

PDO is staffed by four attorneys who can provide career and professional development counseling even after graduation. Request an appointment using PittLawWorks.

Resources

View PDO guides on résumé preparation, interviewing, job search strategy, networking, and other career-related topics in the PittLawWorks Resource Library.

Reciprocity

Contact Sarah Weissman to request reciprocity from other ABA-accredited law schools. 

Join LinkedIn

Connect with other professionals by developing your LinkedIn profile and joining the University Law School group.

Alumni Relations

Participate in alumni events and share your news.

Support Our Students

Assist current Pitt Law students by sharing your knowledge and advice about your career path.