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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National Jurist Lists Denver Law among Best Schools for Public Service Careers

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We were pleased to be recognized in National Jurist as a top school for careers in public service (specifically for prosecutor and public defender careers).  If you are interested in a career in prosecution, criminal defense, government or public interest, …

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Thursday, Jan. 21: Tenth Circuit to Visit Denver Law

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On Thursday, January 21, the Constitutional Rights & Remedies Program will host the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals for oral arguments in the morning followed by a judicial law clerk panel at 12:15 pm in room 125 with free pizza. …

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Introducing Denver Law Career Connection

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Welcome back to Denver Law!  On behalf of the Office of Career Development & Opportunities (“CDO”) I hope you had a relaxing winter break.
Most of you came to law school to launch a successful career, so we are excited …

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Getting a Job is a Game of Inches

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When employers hire, they are often considering multiple qualified candidates and sometimes it’s the candidate who “wants it the most” who gets the job.  Here are just a few things you can do demonstrate your motivation for a position.

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Interview Tip: Tell Me About Yourself

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One of the most common interview questions is “Tell me about yourself.”  This question gives you a great opportunity to show an employer why you’re a great fit for their needs.  This article, from Gig.com shows what employers are …

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