Upcoming Programs and CLE
MAY 2013

Follow the 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.

Looking for Legal Job Opportunities? Visit the City Bar Career Center

The City Bar Career Center 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 opporunities. 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.

Briefwriting 101: A Step-by-Step Approach
Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Leaning Into Leadership: Perspectives from Women General Counsels
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 6:30 pm-8:00 pm

Discovering In-House Careers
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 6:30 pm-8:00 pm

Today's Legal Market: Strategies to Obtain & Retain Clients
Women Partners Workshop Series
Thursday, May 16, 2013 8:00 am-9:30 am

Translating the Business Deal into Contract Concepts
2013 Professional Development Workshop Series
Thursday, May 16, 2013 8:30 am-10:15 am

Sustainable Business Growth for the Attorney-Entrepreneur
Small Law Firm Luncheon
Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Fearlessness in Contemplative Practice and Legal Practice
Contemplative Lawyers Group
Thursday, May 16, 2013 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Negotiation Skills & Strategies for Everyday Bargaining
Friday, May 17, 2013

Inside the Hiring Committee: Inside Tips from Recruiters on How to Get Hired
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 8:30 am-10:00 am

Nuts and Bolts of Re-entry
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 8:30 am-10:30 am

The Keys to Senior Life Planning: Dollars & Doing
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

City Bar Career Development Webpage

Don't forget to check out the City Bar's Career Development page of its website. 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.


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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