Welcome back everyone… spring is in the air and we have some wonderful events this week at Hulston.
If you are planning to sit for the Missouri Bar Exam you should attend Applying Early for Character & Fitness featuring Joe Figo, the Executive Director of The Missouri Board of Law Examiners (MBLE), which will be on Wednesday, March 11th at 1:00 p.m. in the Courtroom. Career Component Credit is available and you can RSVP on Symplicity.
If you are interested in careers in public service outside of practicing law, you should consider attending Careers in Public Service: Admiral Mike McConnell, former Director of National Intelligence for NSA, who will talk informally with students interested in public service in a question and answer session. This event will be held on Wednesday, March 11t at 4:00 p.m. in the MU student Center, Leadership Auditorium, Room 2501. This event is hosed by the Harry S Truman School of Public Affairs.
Further, we will be having Life of a Lawyer: Karen Rosenberg on Thursday, March 12th at 1:00 p.m. in Room 109, where you can join alum, Karen Rosenberg, ’85 for a lively discussion of adoption law and assisted reproductive technology law. Ms. Rosenberg’s practice includes issues such as second-parent and same sex adoptions, as well as egg and embryo donation. She has been a speaker and presenter on various legal topics for adoption and infertility support groups. Space is limited, RSVP via Symplicity is required! In the event you cancel your RSVP less than 24 hours before the event or do not attend the event, you will be charged a $10 fee. The fee will be applied to your student account.
If you have an interest in practicing law in Kansas City, or in labor and employment, you should consider attending Exploring the Profession: Kansas City Employment Law on Friday, March 13th. Kate Busch will take a group of students to various site visits in the Kansas City area, with a focus on labor and employment law. The visits will include Seigfreid Bingham, Ketchmark & McCreight, and Williams Dirks Dameron. Space is limited, so RSVP on Symplicity is required.