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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More Paid Summer Jobs!

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I know it is halfway through June but we continue to hear from employers who are seeking summer clerks.  In addition to anything that may be posted on Symplicity, I’m aware of a couple of firms that have paid opportunities.  …

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Thirty Law Firms Sign on to New Policy Seeking to Promote Diversity

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Thirty Law firms have agreed to pilot a new policy requiring consideration of diverse candidates in hiring and promotion decisions.  Read more from Bloomberg Law here.

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“The Real Reasons for Big Law’s Mental Health Problem”

The American Lawyer

This article by Steven J. Harper in The American Lawyer is an eye opener and worth a read.

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Paid Legal Internships with Oracle

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Oracle has internship positions available September through April in its Legal Department located in Broomfield, Colorado. These positions will provide interns with the opportunity to work on a variety of legal projects and matters under the close supervision of our …

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How to Find Out about Work-Life Balance

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This article from The Recorder addresses how to find out about work-life balance in a job interview without undermining your job prospects. While I don’t necessarily agree with all of the questions the author suggests (e.g. I would hold back …

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Colorado Supreme Court Accepting Clerkship Applications

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Class of 2018:

We are pleased to announce that most justices on the Colorado Supreme Court are accepting postgraduate judicial clerkship applications for the term beginning in September 2018.  The justices’ individual hiring timelines may vary, but in recent years, …

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We value your feedback!

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The CDO is always looking for ways to refine the value of our services to you.  Therefore, we have created a short, voluntary post-appointment survey to allow you to rate your career counseling appointments and to offer suggestions.  Shortly after …

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Nov. 17: Volunteer Opportunity – Mock Congressional Hearing

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On Thursday, November 17th, 8th graders at Slavens K – 8 school will participate in a mock Congressional Hearing from 8:00 – 10:30 am.  They will be putting a lot of effort into it and it will be a judged competition.  …

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Call for interns for Judge Arguello — Federal District Court, District of CO

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Judge Christine M. Arguello, a highly regarded federal judge in the District of Colorado is seeking 2 spring semester interns.  Preference will be given to upper-level students.  Interested students to submit a resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample to …

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COBALT A Season to Bid Finale!

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A Season to Bid Finale
COBALT – 11/16/16 at 5:30 – 7:30 pm
2701 Lawrence St.

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