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WASHINGTON & LEE UNIVERSITY - Lexington, Virginia

OCI / Job Posting

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OCI registration opens January 1, 2022

OCI requests accepted by

OCI requests accepted by Mail
Phone
Email to: [email protected]
Online, URL: https://law-wlu.12twenty.com/hire
Email beginning date 1/1/2022
Mail beginning date 1/1/2022
Phone beginning date 1/1/222
Online beginning date 01/01/2022

Please specify any changes in OCI procedures or policies that will be in effect for the first time during 2022
Due to COVID 19 all students, faculty, staff and visitors are required to wear a mask while indoors.

OCI date assignment procedure

OCI date assignment procedure First come first served

Comments
Employers may select their interview dates and choose the students they wish to interview.

OCI Fee? $300 for firms greater than 50 lawyers
OCI date confirmation will be sent to employers

If requested our school will coordinate with

Required Employer Forms
Employers may register for OCI through SCORE. See the Interview Programs page of our website https://law.wlu.edu/career-strategy/employers/interview-programs

OCI Date Details

OCI Interview Periods

Callback period for 2L summer positions
N/A

Is video conferencing available? Yes

Comments
We use Flo Recruit for virtual interviews. Employers may request WebEx, Zoom or other platforms. Employers may choose in-person or virtual interviews.

Are employers permitted to prescreen? Yes

Dates

OCI Drop date
Date student materials sent to employer
Date interview schedule sent to employer

Mail

Postage/express mail fee via email

Comments
Student application deadline is approximately two weeks before the scheduled interview date. W&L Law sends applications to employers via email the day after the student deadline. The Interview schedule is sent to the employer a week before the interview date.

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
We will conduct interviews in person or virtual.

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.
Virtual Government and Public Interest Job Fair, 2/10/2022 – W&L, Univ. of Richmond, William & Mary Virtual Commonwealth Law School Consortium, 3/25/2022- W&L, UVA, Richmond, William & Mary Virtual Southern Legal Interview Program, 7/25/2022 - W&L, UNC, Wake Forest University, William & Mary Virtual D.C. Interview Program, 7/27/2022 – Washington and Lee School of Law Virtual Northeast (New York), 7/29/2021 - W&L, William & Mary Virtual New England (Boston), 8/5/2021 - W&L, Arizona State, Case Western Reserve, Emory, University of Illinois, University of Richmond, Wake Forest, Washington University, William & Mary

DIVERSITY INTERVIEW PROGRAMS
Bay Area Diversity Career Fair (Bar Assoc. of San Fran) Cook County Bar Association Job Fair (CCBA) Delaware Minority Job Fair Nashville Bar Assoc. (Demali Booker 1L Minority Job Fair) Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair (Kansas City Met. Bar Assoc.) Lavendar Law Conference Career Fair (LGBT Bar) Minnesota Minority Recruitment Conference (Twin Cities) Northwest Minority Job Fair Southeastern Minority Job Fair

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.
Employers may call, write, or email job posting information. Job postings are available to alumni online via SCORE. Jobs are posted according to employer deadline. See our website for further information: https://law.wlu.edu/career-strategy/employers

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?
Washington and Lee University School of Law adheres to the December 2018 NALP Principles for a Fair and Ethical Recruitment Process. If any NALP or non-NALP employers have questions or concerns regarding these Principles, please contact the Office of Career Strategy at 540-458-8535.

Recruiting Policy Information

Does your law school have a recruiting policy? No
If yes, does this policy apply to
Link to policy
Do you provide guidelines or a specific requirement regarding the number of days a student should have to respond to an offer? Guidelines
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 5
Is there a specific date before which employers should not initiate formal one-on-one recruiting contact with first-year students? No
Recruiting policy comments/explanation We abide by and ask employers to abide by the NALP guidelines.