Summary of Presentations

Summary of Presentations

 

Madeleine-Seltzer

Madeleine Seltzer

Presentations and workshops on:

  • Job search strategies
  • Interviewing skills
  • An overview of the California legal job market
  • Lateral partner movement
  • How to distinguish among large law firms in the California marketplace
  • Time management strategies

To audiences including:

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association Barristers
  • Harvard Law School students
  • USC Law Center law students and alumni
  • University of Michigan Law School students
  • Boalt Hall School of Law, UC Berkeley students
  • National Association of Legal Search Consultants
  • Large law firm partnership retreats

Valerie-Fontaine

Valerie A. Fontaine

Frequent speaker on topics such as:

  • Overview of the California legal job market
  • Lateral partner movement
  • Managing your career for success
  • Elimination of bias in the legal profession/status of women and minorities
  • Diversity in hiring, retention and promotion
  • Strategies for older but wiser job seekers
  • Business aspects of lawyering
  • Client development techniques
  • Interviewing skills
  • Job search strategies
  • Resume writing workshops
  • Using a Recruiter
  • Careers in law
  • The Los Angeles legal job market
  • Marketing your LLM degree
  • Transitioning from law firm to in-house practice
  • Transitioning from the military to civilian law practice
  • Trends in the legal profession
  • Web marketing for legal recruiters
  • Negotiation skills

To audiences including:

  • State Bar of California
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles
  • National Association of Legal Search Consultants
  • National Association of Law Placement
  • American Corporate Counsel Association
  • Intellectual Property Lawyers Association
  • South Asian Bar Association
  • UC Hastings Law School Alumni Association
  • UC Hastings Law Students
  • UCLA Law Students
  • UC Berkeley law students and LLM students
  • Loyola Law Students
  • Whittier Law Students
  • Southwestern Law School students and alumni
  • Tulane Law Women's Association
  • Military lawyers (JAG Corps)
  • Various large law firms and partnership retreats

Randy-Beckwith

Randy Beckwith

Annual presentations at:

  • Harvard Law School
  • University of Michigan Law School
  • Stanford University Law School
  • Boalt Hall, UC Berkeley

On the following subjects:

  • An Overview of the California Legal Job Market
  • Los Angeles Legal Job Market
  • A Recruiter's Perspective on the Southern California Legal Market

Roberta-Kass

Roberta Kass

Numerous presentations during the past 20 years on topics including:

  • Interviewing strategies for laterals
  • Interviewing strategies for new graduates
  • Alternative careers for lawyers
  • Recruiting strategies for law firms
  • Planning your legal career
  • Using a recruiter
  • How to distinguish among large law firms in the California marketplace
  • California Legal Job Market
  • Strategies for older but wiser job seekers
  • In-house recruiting tips
  • In-house law department trends
  • Advice to women entering male-dominated professions
  • Southern California Legal Job Market

To audiences including:

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • UCLA School of Law
  • NYU School of Law
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • JD/MBA Association of Los Angeles
  • American Bar Association Convention
  • California State Bar Association Annual Meeting
  • Loyola Law School of Los Angeles
  • Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles
  • National Association of Legal Search Consultants
  • Yale Law School
  • Vanderbilt Law School
  • Columbia Law School
  • University of Texas School of Law
  • L.A. County Bar Association Corporate Law Departments Section
  • UC Berkeley School of Law

Amber-Handman

Amber Handman

Presentations/Personalized Coaching on:

  • The California Legal Market
  •  A Legal Insider Scoop on the Southern California Market
  •  How to Succeed as a Summer Associate
  •  Succeeding as an Associate in a Law Firm

To audiences including:

  • Yale Law School
  •  NYU School of Law
  •  Georgetown Law School
  •  George Washington University Law School
  •  University of Pennsylvania Law School
  •   Emory Law School
  •   The University of Maryland School of Law
  •   American University Washington College of Law
  •   Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
  •   Howard University School of Law
  •   NALSC (National Association of Legal Search Consultants)
  •  Columbia Law School
  •  Boston College Law School
  •  Harvard Law School
  •  NALP (National Association of Law Professionals)
  •  WALRAA (Washington Area Legal Recruitment Administrators Association)

 

 

Telephone: (310) 839-6000

E-mail:  info@seltzerfontaine.com

2999 Overland Avenue, Suite 120

Los Angeles, CA 90064