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NORTHWESTERN PRITZKER SCHOOL OF LAW - Chicago, Illinois

OCI / Job Posting

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OCI registration opens 3/1/2022

OCI requests accepted by

OCI requests accepted by Online, URL: http://nlaw.me/symplicity
Online beginning date 03/01/2022

Please specify any changes in OCI procedures or policies that will be in effect for the first time during 2022
TBD. Current policies can be reviewed here: https://www.law.northwestern.edu/career/employers/recruiting-policies/

OCI date assignment procedure

OCI date assignment procedure Early/Late Rotation

Comments
N/A

OCI Fee? Registration Fee per room, tiered by number of attorneys firm wide. No fee for public interest/government.
OCI date confirmation will be sent to employers 04/21/2022

If requested our school will coordinate with
Any of the area law schools

Required Employer Forms
*On-Campus Interview Registration Form or Resume Request Form completed in Symplicity *Statement of Equal Opportunity completed in Symplicity *2021-22 Interview Outcome Form completed in Symplicity

OCI Date Details

OCI Interview Periods August 2-August 10

Callback period for 2L summer positions
N/A

Is video conferencing available? Yes

Comments
Video conferencing to be hosted through Flo Recruit; employers have option of supplying their own platform.

Are employers permitted to prescreen

Are employers permitted to prescreen? No

If no, explain
Lottery System

Dates

OCI Drop date 08/02/2022
Date student materials sent to employer 7/26/2022
Date interview schedule sent to employer 7/26/2022

Mail

Postage/express mail fee None

Comments
N/A

Do you provide resume collection or direct mail option for employers not participating in OCI? Yes

Building

Are all OCI conducted in campus buildings? No

If no, describe alternatives and reservation procedure
Flo Recruit will be used to conduct virtual interviews.

If you organize or participate in either cooperative or off-campus interview programs, please list applicable information about participating schools, dates, interview locations, program coordinator/telephone, pre-screening or other selection process, and registration fees.
Cooperative/Consortia, Regional and Other Programs Loyola Patent Law Interview Program - All ABA schools invited. Embassy Suites - Chicago Coordinator: Maureen Kieffer, [email protected] Pre-screening Midwest Public Interest Law Career Conference - Midwestern Schools Northwestern University School of Law Coordinator: Refer to MPILCC website Website:www.mpilcc.org Pre-screening Cost: $0 for employers The Law Consortium Boston College, Boston University, The George Washington University, Notre Dame, Northwestern University, and the University of Texas Coordinator: Refer to website Website http://www.thelawconsortium.org/ On Tour Interview Program Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law, Georgetown University Law Center Coordinator: Refer to website Website: http://www.ontourinterview.com/ TARE-Tax Attorney Recruiting Event BU School of Law & Levine College of Law Coordinator: Christina Rice Website: http://www.the-tare.com/ International Student Interview Program (ISIP) Held in New York, NY Hosted by Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Coordinator: Natalie Bautista Website: http://www.law.nyu.edu/isip UCLA LL.M Interview Program Hosted by Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Coordinator: Natalie Bautista Website: https://law.ucla.edu/careers/employers/attend-a-job-fair-or-event/ucla-llm-interview-program

DIVERSITY INTERVIEW PROGRAMS
Cook County Bar Association Minority Job Fair Embassy Suites Hotel Chicago - Downtown/Lakefront Website:http://ccbaminorityjobfair.org/law-schools/ Northwestern Law Students also participate in numerous regional job fairs across the country.

For Employers who do not interview students on-campus, will you:

send, upon request, one package containing resumes/transcripts? Yes
post a notice directing students to apply directly to employer? Yes

If you provide job listings for graduates, describe how to send notice, when employers can expect responses, length of time notice is posted (whether in print or online), etc.
Jobs may be posted directly to Symplicity: https://law-northwestern-csm.symplicity.com. They may also be sent by e-mail ([email protected]), fax (312-503-5128) or mail. Include a job description, employer address, contact name and title, preferred method of receipt of materials, materials requested, and application deadline. Notices are posted online (password protected) and remain posted until the deadline or for 60 days.

FIRST-YEAR STUDENT Describe any special regulations pertaining to the recruitment of first year students. For example, are first year students eligible for spring OCI? When are job notices posted during second semester?
First-year students are eligible to participate in Spring OCI, held in January. Job notices are posted in a password-protected online job postings database as they are received. First-year students are instructed not to reply to postings in advance of December 1.

Recruiting Policy Information

Does your law school have a recruiting policy? Yes
If yes, does this policy apply to All employers
Link to policy https://www.law.northwestern.edu/career/employers/recruiting-policies/
Do you provide guidelines or a specific requirement regarding the number of days a student should have to respond to an offer? Specific Requirements
Minimum number of days a student should have to respond -
Is there a maximum number of employment offers a student may hold open at any one time? Yes
Maximum number of offers that can be held open -
Is there a specific date before which employers should not initiate formal one-on-one recruiting contact with first-year students? Yes
What is the date before which employers should not initiate contact with first-year students? December 1
Recruiting policy comments/explanation For current information please refer to the policy on our website - https://www.law.northwestern.edu/career/employers/recruiting-policies/