Law School Isn't One Size Fits All

Led by seasoned career counselors, our Career Development team provides strategy assistance to Rutgers Law students and alumni.

Our mission is to help students and alumni identify, develop, and achieve their career goals. From your first year of law school through graduation and beyond, we're here to provide counseling, online and print resources, and recruiting and professional development programs designed to assist you in cultivating professional skills and obtaining summer, school year, and postgraduation employment.

Rutgers Law graduates find exciting and meaningful work in a variety of practice settings across the region, nationwide, and around the globe. With access to three of the nation’s largest legal markets—New York City, Philadelphia, and New Jersey—you’ll be positioned for success, as our graduates join law firms and businesses of all sizes, government agencies, nonprofits, and judicial clerkships. Learn more about our employment outcomes.

  • Tailored Advice to Navigate Your Path
 
 
Whether you are seeking a position in a small law firm, a multi-national law firm or corporation, a government agency or nonprofit organization, or in a nontraditional legal career, we provide services essential to your job search. 
  • One-on-one advising
  • Skills training programs, panels, and workshops
  • Information and assistance for summer employment opportunities
  • Assistance arranging employer interviews
  • Web-based job bank
  • Connections with prospective employers
  • Recruitment events and job fairs
  • On-campus interview program

1,500+

job postings annually

400+

judicial clerkships available in the Garden State each year

federal courthouse

125+

annual events to network

Rutgers Law School Alumni Network