Eric Bono

Assistant Dean for Career Opportunities

Eric Bono

Eric Bono is the Assistant Dean for Career Opportunities at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law and has a diverse background practicing law and working in higher education. Eric worked at the University of Colorado Law School from 2006 – 2011 where he served as the Director for the Private Sector and Judicial Clerkships in Colorado Law’s Office of Career Development. Before that, he practiced general litigation and employment law in Denver at the law firms of Holme Roberts & Owen and Baird & Kiovsky. Prior to law school, Eric was an Admissions Counselor at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio and an Assistant Director of Admissions at Denison University in Granville, Ohio. In his spare time, Eric enjoys skiing, mountain biking, and spending time with his family.
Education:
J.D. Ohio State University 2001
B.A. Denison University 1995 summa cum laude

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Clerkship Applications for Colorado’s New Justice

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Judge Carlos A. Samour, Jr. is now accepting applications for when he takes the bench as a Supreme Court Justice.  Interested Denver Law alumni can mail or email their applications to Anna Gerlings, his current law clerk.  The application should …

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Unique (Paid) Opportunity to Increase Diversity & Inclusion in the Legal Profession

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Are you interested in increasing diversity & inclusion in the legal profession?  If so, consider applying to become a paid Residential Assistant for a residential summer law camp, Journey to JD (J2JD), for diverse high school students interested in the …

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10 Communication Checkpoints in the Hiring Process

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Professionalism during the hiring process is a key attribute to make a positive first – and lasting – impression on a potential employer. There are many steps involved in the hiring process, and it is important to put your best …

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NPR Article on the Use of Contract Workers

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Check out this article on how the “contract workforce” is being deployed in the legal industry.

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Welcome Back!

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Happy New Year and welcome back!  We are looking forward to working with you on your career planning and job searches this semester and beyond.

I am writing to introduce you to our newest Career Consultant, Samantha Rutsky, and to …

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