Criminal Law AMA Series Part 1 - Prosecutors
September 24, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Webex

Cumberland students are invited to join the Career Development Office for Part 1 of its virtual "Ask Me Anything" series focusing on criminal law.

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Great Adverse Depositions with Robert Musante
September 25, 8:10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

4 CLE hours

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Criminal Law AMA Series Part 2 - Defense Attorneys
October 1, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Webex

Cumberland students are invited to join the Career Development Office for Part 2 of the Criminal Law "Ask Me Anything" series.

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2L/3L Grab and Go Breakfast and Resume Raffle
October 8, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Career Development Office

All Cumberland 2Ls and 3Ls are invited to stop by the Career Development Office (CDO) for breakfast. Fill us in on your summer and find out how the CDO can help you navigate your job search.

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3L Town Hall with Class President Courtney Howard
October 16, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Webex

Cumberland 3L students are invited to join the Career Development Office staff and 3L Class President Courtney Howard to discuss the current state of the legal job market and effective job search strategies.

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Developments and Trends in Health Care Law
October 23, 8:15 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Live Webcast

Co-sponsored with the Health Law Section of the Alabama State Bar offering 6 CLE hours, including 1 ethics hour.

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Southeastern Minority Job Fair (SEMJF)
October 29 – October 30
Zoom

The Southeastern Minority Job Fair is a legal interview program in which employers from all over the country interview 2L and 3L students for summer and permanent positions. Historically held in-person in Atlanta, this year’s fair will be held virtually via Zoom. Interested students are encouraged to register by September 2.

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Alumni Webinar Series Highlighting Samford's Task Force on Racial Justice
October 29, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Online

Cumberland School of Law alumni are invited to join the Samford University Alumni Association for this free webinar series. Keynote speakers for this event will be Denise Gregory and Robert Holmes, co-chairs of Samford's Task Force on Racial Justice.

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Cumberland School of Law Fall 2020 Open House
November 6, 2 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Memory Leake Robinson Hall

Interested students are invited to join our Office of Admission for our fall 2020 Open House. Due to COVID-19 and physical distancing requirements, the in-person event will be open to the first 50 registrants. A virtual component to the event is TBA.

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Southeastern Business Law Institute
November 12
Live Webcast

Co-sponsored with the Business Law and Corporate Counsel Section of the Alabama State Bar and the Business Law Section of the Birmingham Bar Association offering 6 CLE hours, including 1 ethics hour. This year's program will help you with the changes in business law during COVID-19. Topics covered include mergers and acquisitions, chaos in insurance, labor and employment issues during COVID and beyond, and diversity in law firms and companies. We will also hear a Washington update and learn about attorney wellness.

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Postponed: Jere F. White Jr. 2020 Trial Advocacy Institute
November 13, 8:25 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Sheraton Hotel, Birmingham, AL 35203

Due to COVID-19, the planning committee has made the difficult decision to postpone this year’s institute to 2021. We will keep you informed once new details arise.

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Employment Law Update
December 10

Co-sponsored with the Labor and Employment Law Section of the Alabama State Bar offering 6 CLE hours, including 1 ethics hour. The program will cover the effects of COVID-19 on employment law including telecommuting and cybersecurity, COVID testing, ADA/FMLA issues, remote work, and unemployment compensation among other issues. The program will also address social movements and their impact on the workplace and labor.

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Immigration Law Basics
December 18

6 CLE hours, including 1 ethics hour - Registration Opening Soon