Six years after the Great Recession, entry-level law firm recruiting activity increased measurably in the summer and fall of 2014.
NALP’s Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the slate of Officers and Directors for the 2015-16 Board of Directors; voting for the slate will take place at the Annual Business Meeting during the Annual Education Conference. The Nominating Committee is also pleased to provide information on those members who are candidates for NALP's elected positions of Regional Representative, Conference Planning Coordinator, and Nominating Committee Member. Primary representatives will receive a letter by US Mail with voting information and an e-mail on Tuesday, March 3 providing a link to a ballot and announcing the opening of the online voting period that will run March 3–17, 2015.
It's time to make your hotel reservations for the 2015 Annual Education Conference if you haven't already done so. Space is still available at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers. The special rate for the NALP conference hotel ends Friday, March 27, or when the room block fills up — whichever occurs first. Register to attend the conference — before the early bird registration rate ends on March 20 — where more than 1,000 law firm and law school professionals will convene to prepare to be Architects of the Future.
The 2015 NALP/ALFDP Diversity and Inclusion Summit will take place June 11 - 12 in Chicago and will feature two general and eight break-out sessions on topics including: the value of internal career coaches; unconscious bias; flexible work arrangements; and LGBT equality and the HRC index. Don't miss the opportunity to join your colleagues at the 2015 Diversity and Inclusion Summit; register today!
NALP invites you to submit a proposal for the 2015 Professional Development Institute, which will be held December 3-4 in Washington, DC and will deliver timely and substantive programming for all involved in lawyer and law student training and professional development.
NALP invites you to submit a proposal for the 2016 Annual Education Conference, which will be held on April 13 - 16, 2016 in Boston, MA. For more information about submitting a proposal visit the 2016 Annual Education Conference RFP webpage. The deadline for proposal submissions is May 22, 2015.
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