- McGeorgeCareersOnline (MCO) — The CDO's online career management system where students and alumni can find job
postings, access the CDO Document Library, and make advising appointments.
- On-Campus Interviews — Every fall and spring, employers come to the McGeorge campus to interview students
for internships and post-graduate employment. Find out more about the program and
how to participate here (pdf).
- BYU Intercollegiate Job Bank — This website gives you access to job bulletins from hundreds of law schools across
the country (12 just in California). If you are interested in learning about career
opportunities in other states, this is a great place to start. Find the username and
password in the Documents Library on McGeorgeCareersOnline.
- Reciprocity allows graduates from ABA-accredited law schools to use the employment resources
of other ABA-accredited law schools' career services offices. McGeorge’s reciprocity policy can be found here (pdf). For more information on obtaining reciprocity, please see this handout (pdf). Current McGeorge students and alumni may begin the process to request reciprocity
with other law schools by completing this form.
- Capital Fellows Programs — The Capital Fellows Programs are an opportunity to engage in public service, prepare
for a future career and gain experience under a seasoned mentor. Work for 10-11 months
as a full-time member of a legislative, executive judicial branch office.
- International internships available to McGeorge students (pdf)
- Judicial Clerkship Information — Judicial clerkships offer new graduates the opportunity to work closely with a
judge for one or two years, gaining unparalleled insight into the judicial process
and broad exposure to various areas of law. For more information, come to our workshops
centered around State and Federal Judicial Clerkships, or see the handouts below.
- Career Fairs — Career fairs and conferences offer a valuable opportunity for students to build
their professional network and find employment and volunteer opportunities. Find a
list of some of the major annual career fairs and conferences here.
- CDO Funding Opportunities — The CDO offers funding opportunities for students to help further their professional
- 3L Sprint to the Finish — We know there is a lot to consider during your final year in law school. The CDO
provides third-year students with specialized programming throughout the year to help
them navigate the home stretch.
- Videos — The CDO has partnered with local attorneys, agencies and alumni to produce informational
videos to assist students in their job search.
- Career Handouts — The CDO has created a series of handouts on topics of interest to job seekers.
- CDO Suggested Websites — The CDO has compiled a list of websites spanning a variety of topics, including
bar associations, special interest organizations, job search resources, and law firm
- CDO Recommended Reading List — If you are interested in learning about practice areas, what you can do with your
law degree, or where you might find public interest work, you are welcome to curl
up in our lobby with a book from the CDO library.
Career Development Office
Email | 916.739.7011