Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Law, Legal & Advocacy: Networking Night

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 • 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Location: Atrium, Stamp Student Union

The Law, Legal & Advocacy: Networking Night connects students with UMD alumni and employers working in a variety of career fields throughout the DC Metro area.
  • Expand your professional network with alumni and employers working in the fields of law enforcement, legal and advocacy  
  • Learn how to network and job search effectively in Washington D.C.
  • Market your skill sets and gather information on opportunities that await you
Professionals will be available to chat individually with students. Remember, over 60% of job seekers cite networking as the most successful strategy when gathering career path information as well as to identify job leads, so don’t miss this amazing event. Business casual attire recommended. Light refreshments.
***All class standings and majors are welcomed. Freshmen, Sophomore, and Junior level students are especially encouraged to attend.***

Review these tips to make the most of the event! 

ORGANIZATIONS PARTICIPATING:
Law Enforcement:
  • United States Secret Service
  • U.S. Marshals Service
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Supreme Court of the United States Police
  • Prince George's County Police Department
  • Montgomery County Police
  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives (ATF)
  • Target- Asset Protection 
  • HHS- Office of Inspector General 

Legal:
  • Public Defender Service of the District of Columbia
  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Enforcement- Senior Counsel
  • University of Maryland, Assistant General Counsel
  • U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
  • The Law Office of Miguel Palmeiro
  • House of Ruth, Staff Attorney
  • Venable, Associate Attorney
  • Skipper Law, LLC, Attorney

Advocacy:
  • National Center for Victims of Crime
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness Maryland
  • UMBC's The Choice Program
  • City Year, Washington, DC
  • House of Ruth Maryland
  • Urban Alliance
  • UMD: CARE to Stop Violence