Legal Career Preparation

This course examines the role of the individual in a legal setting which is highly interdependent. Understanding how personal, interpersonal, and organizational dynamics impact employees in their environment is critical to workplace success. Students explore common workplace challenges and solutions, examine hiring trends and practices in the legal field, and consider advanced job search techniques to differentiate themselves in the highly competitive legal field. All students complete a professional portfolio to showcase their skills and abilities, and attend an on-campus networking event with legal employers who are actively recruiting.