Brooklyn Bay Law's Center for Professional Development provides a resource-rich environment for students to explore career opportunities, engage the office's employer-relations program and build networking and professional development plans. The Center focuses on strengthening Brooklyn Bay's employer-relations program, equipping students with professional skills necessary for success in job search and career advancement processes and connecting students to professional networking and placement opportunities. Through a series of courses, practical workshops, small group sessions, one-to-one coaching, and career and networking events, you'll address:
Professional Development seeks desirable employment opportunities for Brooklyn Bay Law students and alumni. We have an active professional network of employers, preceptors and alumni whom we draw upon to identify desirable opportunities and to provide introductions. In addition, you will meet leaders in the legal community through on-campus networking events and off-campus professional events. On-campus recruiting and Brooklyn Bay's online recruiting systems give you access to summer positions and full-time employment opportunities, as well as judicial clerkships.
Professional Development will maximize your employability by offering individual career counseling and group programs that equip you with the skills necessary to secure desired employment. Whether you need assistance with resumes and cover letters, or interview skills and business cards, the Professional Development staff will make sure you are prepared for the job search and interviews.