Career Development Office

 

Career Development Office
100 Law Center
Houston, Texas 77204-6060
Phone: 713-743-2090
Fax: 713-743-2091
lawcareer@uh.edu

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Off-Campus Recruiting: Job Fairs

The University of Houston Law Center participates in the following job fairs each year. If you would like to be an employer participant in one of these job fairs or would like additional information, please contact the Office of Career Development Program Coordinator at 713-743-2090 or lawcareer@uh.edu.

JANUARY

Public Interst Law Career Fair
Hosted by the University of Texas School of Law, public interest employers from around the nation interview 1Ls, 2Ls and 3Ls for summer internships and fellowships.

FEBRUARY

Metroplex Job Fair
A joint effort by the University of Houston Law Center, Texas Tech University School of Law and St. Mary’s University School of Law. Employers from the Metroplex area (Dallas/Fort Worth) can interview 1Ls, 2Ls, and 3Ls for summer internships and permanent attorney positions. To register for this event fill out the registration form or contact Kourtney James Perry at 713-743-5622.

Austin Legal Job Fair
Coordinated by the University of Houston Law Center, Texas Tech University School of Law and St. Mary’s University School of Law. Employers from the Austin area can interview 1Ls, 2Ls, and 3Ls for summer internships and permanent attorney positions. To register for this event fill out the registration form or contact Kourtney James Perry at 713-743-5622.

MARCH

El Paso Virtual Legal Job Fair
J.D. candidates from all nine Texas law schools submit application materials for employer review. Employers from the El Paso area can interview 1Ls, 2Ls, and 3Ls for summer internships and permanent attorney positions. To register for this event fill out the registration form.  If you have any questions, please contact Kourtney James Perry at 713-743-5622.

Midland/Odessa Virtual Legal Job Fair
J.D. candidates from all nine Texas law schools submit application materials for employer review. Employers from the Midland/Odessa area can interview 1Ls, 2Ls, and 3Ls for summer internships and permanent attorney positions. To register for this event fill out the registration form to register via Symplicity.  If you have any questions, please contact Kourtney James Perry at 713-743-5622.

Corpus Christi Interview Day
Coordinated by the University of Houston Law Center, Texas Tech University School of Law and St. Mary’s University School of Law. Employers from the Corpus Christi area can interview 1Ls, 2Ls, and 3Ls and recent alumni for summer internships and permanent attorney positions.  Friday, March 9, 2012.  To register for this event fill out the registration form or contact Kourtney James Perry at 713-743-5622.

Rio Grande Valley Job Fair
J.D. candidates from all nine Texas law schools will be available for interviews. To register for this event click here or contact Kourtney James Perry at 713-743-5622.

JULY
Southeastern Intellectual Property Job Fair (SIPJF)
July 30, 2013 

Sponsored by Georgia State University College of Law and held in Atlanta, GA. Legal employers from the Southeast will be interviewing law students for summer and entry-level positions.

AUGUST

Chicago Patent Law Interview Program
August 1-2, 2013
Hosted by Loyola University in Chicago, Illinois. Employers from across the country interview 2Ls interested in intellectual property (IP) law for summer associate positions.

Texas In Washington Recruitment Program
August 2, 2013
Hosted by the University of Houston Law Center in Washington D.C. Washington area employers interview 2Ls for summer associate positions. To register for this event click here or contact the Career Development Office at 713-743-2090.

DuPont Legal Minority Job Fair
August 3, 2013
Each year, more than 40 law firms and legal services companies that work with DuPont interview selected students at regional DuPont Legal Minority Job Fairs.  Student applications are submitted directly to the job fair committee.  Participation is by invitation only.

IMPACT Career Fair
August 9, 2013
Held in Washington, DC, open to 2Ls, 3Ls, and graduates with disabilities.

Lavender Law Career Fair and Conference
August 22, 2013
Career fair and conference with firms, corporations and public sector employers who are committed to the hiring and promotion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) students and lawyers.

Sunbelt Minority Job Fair

Held in Dallas, Texas and hosted by numerous law schools in the "southern" states. Employers from across the country interview 2Ls for summer associate positions and 3Ls for permanent attorney positions.