Students - Career and Professional Development

We work hard to provide current and relevant resources that will assist you in setting and reaching your professional goals.

Please stop by our office at anytime during your legal career. Students are encouraged to visit the Career and Professional Development Office in the first year of law school and to continue the career development process through graduation and beyond.

Job Listings

The Student Edition of the Cooley Classifieds is a comprehensive weekly publication of volunteer, summer internships, work study and part-time employment openings throughout the world. The Cooley Classifieds are updated every Friday on the Cooley Portal.

Career Counseling

Personal appointments are encouraged for students and alumni. Topics of discussion may include:

Programs & Workshops

We host attorneys speaking on various career related topics for informational and networking purposes.

We also present a number of career-related workshops designed to prepare the student for the rigors of a legal job search.

Career Resource Center

We have a variety of career-related resources such as: resume, interviewing, and internship books; job search directories; legal newspapers and magazines; and commercial job listings.

Most of our resources are available for checkout with your Cooley student or alumni ID.

Online Resources

All of our resources are included in Cooley's online library database. You can search the database by title, author, subject, or keyword by clicking the link below.

We've also created a Legal Job Hunting Sources Guide listing websites where legal employment job listings are posted on a regular basis.

We also publish a Job Bulletin Exchange that provides information on accessing other law school’s online job bulletins.

Symplicity

Office Hours

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

For additional information, email us at: cpdoffice@cooley.edu.

Office locations and mailing addresses

Cooley Classifieds

cooley classifiedsThe Cooley Classifieds are a comprehensive weekly publication of volunteer, summer internships, work study and part-time employment openings throughout the world. The Cooley Classifieds are updated every Friday on the Cooley Portal (login required).

Graduates

Contact the Career Services Office to subscribe.