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Careers in the Law

Careers in the Law

Save the date for Careers in the Law: March 15, 2019

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. 

Tentative 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.

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


Friday, March 15, 2019 - 4:30pm to 8:00pm
Lewis Katz Building, University Park, PA

Blocks are being held for our employee representatives in the following area hotels; simply ask for Penn State Law - Careers in the Law or the Group code if indicated. *Please note that all rooms, with the exception of Toftrees Golf Resort*, will be released back to the public February 13, 2019, so be sure to book early!


Holiday Inn Express State College

1925 Waddle Road

State College, PA 16803

P: 814.867.1800

$89.00/night plus tax


The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center (Group code CARE19D)

215 Innovation Boulevard

State College, PA  16803

P:  800.233.7505

$109/night plus tax


*Reservation Block extended through March 1, 2019

Toftrees Golf Resort

One Country Club Lane

State College, PA  16803

P:  814.234.8000

$119/night plus tax


The Nittany Lion Inn (Group Code CARE19E)

West Park Avenue

State College, PA 16803

P:  800.233.7505

$134/night plus tax

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