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Please Note: The University of Pittsburgh School of Law's Barco Library is OPEN for research and reference services only. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are not permitted to offer in-person access at this time. If you have questions, please contact the reference desk at 412-648-1325 or

Alumni PDO Services

Job Postings

The Professional Development Office is excited to launch PittLawWorks! This site will replace Symplicity. PittLawWorks is now live and 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

  • Full name
  • Name at the time 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, 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 4 attorneys who can provide career and professional development counseling even after graduation. Request an appointment using PittLawWorks.


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


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


All Pitt Law alumni can receive free access to Lexis-Nexis to assist in their career search.

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.