June 2014           News | Upcoming Programs & CLE | Articles

Want to Serve on a Committee?

Committees are how the City Bar’s work gets done, and working on a committee can give you great experience while opening up a number of career doors, including some you might not anticipate. A full list of the City Bar committees along with a brief description of each and an application form can be found on the City Bar’s website. As a number of City Bar committees have more applicants than available slots, please consider applying to more than one committee.


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Looking for Job Opportunities? Visit the City Bar Career Center Job Board
The City Bar Career Center Job Board is a destination for exciting legal job opportunities and a great resource for qualified candidates within the legal industry. Searching for a job within your industry? Click here to view current legal job opportunities. Looking to fill a position? This job board is custom tailored for the legal industry, attracting qualified professionals in New York. Create an Employer Account by clicking here.

Follow City Bar Career Development Activities on Twitter
The City Bar offers a variety of events, programs, and online resources to help our members determine their career goals and achieve them. Find out what is going on at the City Bar in the area of career and professional development by following us on Twitter @NYCBarCareerDev.

Intensive Resume Workshop
Tuesday, June 10, 2014; 9 AM - 11 AM

Cover Letter Writing Workshop
Thursday, June 12, 2014; 9 AM - 11 AM

Who's the Boss? When Women Call the Shots
Monday, June 16, 2014
Networking Reception 6 PM - 6:30 PM; Presentation 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM; Networking 7:30 PM - 8 PM

Contemplative Lawyering:
Where Are We, Where Do We Go From Here?

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Business Opportunities Through the City Bar's Legal Referral Service
Small Law Firm Luncheon
Thursday, June 19, 2014 12:30 PM- 2:00 PM

Managing Your Intellectual Property Career
Women in IP Breakfast Series
Tuesday, June 24, 2014; 8:30 AM- 9:30 AM

What Works for Women at Work by Joan C. Williams and Rachel Dempsey
Book Series Program
Thursday, June 26, 2014; 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Diversity in the Global Marketplace:
Careers in Antitrust Enforcement and Consumer Protection

Wednesday, June 24, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Careers in Financial Services Compliance
City Bar Summer Series
Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

What It's Really Like To Practice Law As a Woman
Tuesday, July 15, 2014; Program 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm, Reception 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Careers in Family & Matrimonial Law
City Bar Summer Series
Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Careers in Labor & Employment Law
City Bar Summer Series
Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

City Bar Career Development Webpage
Don't forget to check out the City Bar's Career Development webpage. The page offers various online resources and hosts many articles on timely career-related topics as well as a directory of career guides and resources, and profiles of attorneys with interesting career paths. The page also contains information on the City Bar's program providing one-on-one counseling sessions with an experienced career counselor as well as the Career Center where members can post resumes and view job listings. To visit the Career Development page please click here.