U.C. Hastings Office of Career & Professional Development Dedicated to Your Success Congratulations! You’ve been accepted to Hastings. You’re about to embark on an education that will open many doors for you .
To prepare students for their professional careers through self-assessment
To educate students about legal and non-legal career options
To aid students in developing effective job search skills and assist them in obtaining employment
Career Office Philosophy We make no assumptions about what career is best or right. Our job is not to direct students on a particular path, but to help them find their own path, regardless of what it may be.
Suggested Reading My First Year as a Lawyer Real-World Stories From America’s Lawyers Edited by Mark Simenhoff The Official Guide to Legal Specialties Lisa L. Abrams, J.D. Full Disclosure Compiled by Susan J. Bell for the Young Lawyers Division of the ABA Beyond L.A. Law Break the Traditional “Lawyer” Mold Compiled by Janet Smith What Can You do With a Law Degree? Deborah Arron