Office of Career and Professional Development

Whittier Law School Careers In The Law

1st Annual Careers in the Law overview photo

3rd Annual Careers in the Law

Thursday, February 9, 2017

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Alumni Registration & Welcome Mixer
5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Student Registration
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Careers in the Law Networking Event

With more than 60 alumni and 130 students and recent graduates in attendance in 2016, Whittier’s Careers in the Law is a night not to be missed! Students are encouraged to put their networking skills to the test and learn about more than 20 different practice areas. Alumni will be on hand to talk about their experience in practice and share their advice and knowledge on specific areas of law including:

  • Solo practice
  • Bankruptcy
  • Criminal Prosecution and Defense
  • Civil Litigation
  • Business Law
  • In-House Counsel
  • Intellectual Property
  • Trusts & Estates
  • Government
  • Immigration
  • Environmental Law
  • Alternative Careers including Human Resources and Compliance

…and many more!

Alumni Benefits

  • Share your knowledge and experience with fellow Whittier students
  • Reconnect with classmates and professors
  • Network with alumni in areas of law you may be interested in
  • Win fun raffle prizes

Whittier Law School 2nd Annual Careers in the Law event

Student Benefits

  • Sharpen your networking skills
  • Learn about many areas of law and make relationships with active and engaging alumni
  • Learn about upcoming employment opportunities

Whittier Law School 2nd Annual Careers in the Law event

No resumes will be allowed, however business card exchange is encouraged.


Alumni interested in staffing a practice area booth should RSVP to the Alumni Office.


Students should RSVP in Symplicity – click on the Events tab and then on CPD Events.

Any questions should be directed to Assistant Dean of Career and Professional Development Susie Dickman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 714-444-4141 ×291.