Events

2018 Government Career Fair
August 23, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Memory Leake Robinson Hall, Great Room

Hosted by Cumberland School of Law's Career Development Office, the annual Government Career Fair is the premiere opportunity for employers to highlight their organization and recruit students as clerks, volunteers or full-time attorneys.

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Inaugural Criminal Law Career Fair
September 6, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Memory Leake Robinson Hall, Great Room

Hosted by Cumberland School of Law's Career Development Office, the inaugural Criminal Law Career Fair is the premiere opportunity for employers to highlight their organization and recruit students as clerks, volunteers or full-time attorneys.

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Coffee Talk with Alumnus Jeremy Richter
September 11, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Memory Leake Robinson Hall, Bishop Conference Room

Join Cumberland School of Law's Career Development Office for a conversation with Jeremy Richter '12 as he discusses how to be a great lawyer from day one and answers your questions about practicing law and searching for a legal job.

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Developments and Trends in Health Care Law 2018
September 14, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Birmingham Marriott

Developments and Trends in Health Care Law 2018 is approved for six CLE credit hours in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee, including one hour of ethics credit.

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Coffee Talk with Alumnus William B. Stewart
September 18, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Memory Leake Robinson Hall, Bishop Conference Room

Join Cumberland School of Law's Career Development Office for a conversation with William B. Stewart '90 who will be speaking about his extensive career in healthcare and health law as well as his intellectual property practice area.

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Coffee Talk with Alumnus Charles Dunn
September 25, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Memory Leake Robinson Hall, Bishop Conference Room

Join Cumberland School of Law's Career Development Office for a conversation with alumnus Charles Dunn who will be sharing his experience and answering your questions about family law.

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The Oral Arguments of the Alabama Appellate Courts
September 26, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center

Samford University's Cumberland School of Law, the Appellate Courts of Alabama and the Birmingham Bar Foundation invite guests to observe the Supreme Court of Alabama and the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals in a unique day of oral appellate arguments.

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Path to Success: Transitioning from Law Student to Lawyer
October 4, 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Memory Leake Robinson Hall, Great Room

The Women's Section of the Birmingham Bar Association hosts more than 20 guest speakers for small group discussions with students. Guest speakers will include attorneys from small, medium and large firms, in-house counsel, public office and non-traditional legal jobs.

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Jere F. White Jr Trial Advocacy Institute
November 9, 8:25 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Sheraton Hotel, Birmingham, AL 35203

The CLE program features a "who's who" of skilled litigators, fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers, who will provide tips and advice on trial work, including voir dire, opening statements, cross-examination, and closing statements.

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Cumberland School of Law 2018 Fall Open House
November 16, 2 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Memory Leake Robinson Hall

Students interested in attending Cumberland School of Law and their guests are invited to an informational afternoon where they will tour the law school and learn about programs, the admission process and financial aid.

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Cumberland School of Law 2019 Spring Open House
February 22, 2 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Memory Leake Robinson Hall

Students interested in attending Cumberland School of Law and their guests are invited to an informational afternoon where they will tour the law school and learn about programs, the admission process and financial aid.

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