Career Services - Job Placement

Career and Professional Development Office

Recruiting Current Law Students

Employers often comment that Cooley alumni are ready to practice law, a quality that contributes greatly to employability. Our candidates are practice-ready, skills tested, and prepared to hit the ground running.

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• Easy access to over 18,000 Cooley alumni and students.

• Post openings or request on-campus interviews any time during our year-long recruitment season.


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Individual Consultation - Alumni are encouraged to schedule appointments for personal consultation

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The Career and Professional Development Office - resources that will assist you in reaching your professional goals.


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Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.


Charles Toy

Charles R. Toy [BIO]
Associate Dean of Career and Professional Development
(517) 371-5140 x2043


Lisa FadlerLisa L. Fadler [BIO]
Assistant Dean of Career and Professional Development
(517) 371-5140 x7776

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