NALP Resources to Help OCI Participants Navigate Recruiting Season

In addition to Denver Law CDO resources, NALP publishes helpful online resources to assist law students participating in OCI.  The National Association of Law Placement (NALP) is the American legal industry’s professional organization for hiring.  NALP publishes helpful guidelines for law students about how to handle recruiting if you are successful in obtaining interviews and offers.

See this page for info on timing of offers and acceptances and student professionalism: http://www.nalp.org/studentprofessionalism
Below are a few of the questions law students most often ask about these ethical standards.  These answers provide you with a quick guide to the essentials of navigating the fall interviewing season with professionalism.

How can I learn more?

  1. Read NALP’s full text of the Principles and Standards.
  2. A set of Interpretations of the Principles and Standards were developed to guide employers; they are not requirements but may help you understand how employers are most likely to interpret the Principles and Standards.
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