Law Firms and In-House Counsel Connect with Veterans at Career Fair

The National Law Journal

On May 1-2, 2015, the nation's first-ever Veterans’ Legal Career Fair took place in Washington, D.C. The goal of this unique event was to match employers with experienced lawyers who have served in the U.S. military or are transitioning out of U.S. military service.Orrick is honored to have partnered with The American Legion; corporate founding sponsors Microsoft Corporation, Morgan Stanley and ALM Media; and private practice sponsors Shearman & Sterling and the D.C. Diverse Partners Network to create this career fair.

The event kicked off on Friday, May 1 with a panel discussion on the importance of hiring veterans in the legal profession, as well as a networking reception. To read more about the event, please click above.