Career Services

Attorney talking with students at a networking event.

Welcome to the Career Services Office (CSO). The Office provides a number of services for students including Individual Career Counseling, Alumni Mentor Program, the DuqLawConnect Employment Portal, Resume and Cover Letter Review, On-Campus Recruitment, Fellowship Programs, Judicial Clerkship Presentations, as well as numerous events including mock interviews, fairs, workshops, alumni networking events and site visits.

Services for employers include employment outreach staff, Lawyers on Location, Clerkship Placements, On-Campus Recruitment Opportunities, Networking Events, Lunch-N-Learn Programs and Continuing Legal Education On-Site and On-Campus. Learn more about specific services for employers

First-Year Students

The Career Services Office helps first-year students hit the ground running. During Orientation students receive a preview of these and other programs:1L Summer Job Search, Crafting a Legal Resume, Preparing a Cover Letter, Fall Recruiting, and more.

Alumni at all stages of their careers turn to Duquesne University School of Law for networking, professional advice, and employment connections. Career Services offers reciprocity with other schools' outside of Pittsburgh to assist students and alumni seeking employment. 

Employment Statistics

Review Duquesne University School of Law employment statistics for graduates ten months after graduation for the last three years: Class of 2018, Class of 2017,  and Class of 2016.

Read The Common Plea

Read The Common Plea blog for the latest about on all Career Services Office events and programs.