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Careers in the Law

Careers in the Law

Careers in the Law is designed to allow students to learn more about various practice areas by speaking with alumni and friends of Penn State who have a variety of experience in various practice areas. 

Agenda

4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Attorney Registration and Pre-Event Reception
5:30 - 6:00 p.m. Student Registration
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Information Fair
7:30 - 8:00 p.m. Networking Reception                              

 

 

 


During the Information Fair portion of the event, the common areas of the Katz Building will be filled with tables, one for each practice area, with alumni and friends who work, or have worked, in each practice area. There will also be tables for individual law firms. Law students will visit the tables to learn more about the practice areas and law firms in attendance. Students are not permitted to bring resumes, however, they are encouraged to exchange business cards or contact information with the alumni, friends, and firms in attendance.

A networking reception will follow the information fair at 7:30 p.m.

Alumni, friends, and law firms are invited to register for the event online.

Benefits for Alumni and Friends

  • Meet current Penn State Law students
  • Share your experiences with the next generation of attorneys
  • Network with other attorneys
  • Reconnect with your classmates and professors

Benefits for Students

  • Hone your networking skills
  • Learn more about the wide variety of practice areas in the law
  • Connect with practicing attorneys
  • Learn about potential job openings
Date/Time: 
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 4:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: 
Lewis Katz Building, University Park, PA

Hotel blocks have been secured for Careers in the Law guests at several area hotels.

Days Inn Penn State
240 South Pugh Street, State College
Rate: $299 (two night minimum)
Must Reserve by March 5
Cancellation Policy: Cancel 7 days in advance
Phone: 814-238-8454 (booking code: CGBW18)

Hampton Inn State College
1101 East College Avenue, State College
Rate: $179 (two night minimum)
Must reserve by March 20
Cancellation Policy: Cancel 14 days in advance
Reserve Online (group code: PLA)
Phone: 814-231-1590

Hampton Inn & Suites Williamsburg Square
1955 Waddle Road, State College
Rate: $289 (two night minimum)
Block held until March 6
Cancellation Policy: Cancel by April 2
Reserve Online (group code: PSL)
Phone: 814-231-1899 

Holiday Inn Express
1925 Waddle Road, State College
Rate: $189 on Friday; $349 on Saturday
Block held until March 6
Cancellation Policy: Cancel by April 2
Reserve Online (group code: PSL)
Phone: 814-867-1800

Marriott SpringHill Suites
1935 Waddle Road, State College
Rate: $249
Block held until March 6
Cancellation Policy: Cancel by April 2
Reserve Online (group code: PSUO)
Phone: 814-867-1807 (press 5 or 0)

Rooms are also available at:

Comfort Suites
132 Village Drive, State College
Rate: $239 for a king room; $249 for two queens (two night minimum)
Reserve Online
Phone: 814-235-1900

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