John McKee

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John McKee

John McKee earned his B.A. in Government and English at the University of Notre Dame, his M.E.M. in Natural Resource Economics and Policy at Duke University, and his J.D. degree and Certificate in Environmental & Natural Resources Law here at the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law. During law school, John worked as the Office and Career Coordinator for the Office of Career Development & Opportunities, participated as a student attorney in the Environmental Law Clinic, and served as an officer for the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund and Land Use Law Society student organizations.

Prior to law school, John enjoyed careers in several professions including as a show performer at Disney World, park ranger at Carlsbad Caverns, Mount Rushmore, and Brooklyn, New York, Owner/operator entrepreneur of a vegan food business, and high school English teacher. Following law school, John served as Manager of Recruitment and Professional Development at Holland & Hart LLP in Denver. John teaches career skills workshops for Jefferson County, Colorado and provides pro bono legal counseling for temporary residents of the Action Center Homeless Shelter in Lakewood.

John’s hometown is Green Bay, Wisconsin and he and his wife Kelly are shareholder-owners and life-long followers of the Green Bay Packers. John committed to veganism in the year 2000 and enjoys vegan cooking and baking, and hiking for miles with his dogs in the Colorado mountains. John can be reached at 303.871.6063.

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DUE Aug. 24th: OCI on Sept. 6th: U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency: Honors Program Attorney Interviews

If you are a rising Denver Law 3L, 4LE, or a Tax LLM student with an interest in banking law, consider applying for an Honors Program entry-level attorney position with the OCC.

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U.S. Dept. of Transportation Honors Attorneys Program (Due Sept. 1st!) OCI date at Denver Law on Sept. 8th

The DOT has opened up the road… to 3L-level law students driving towards a career with the US Department of Transportation’s Legal Division.

Note that this program is also available to recent 2017 Denver Law grads who have secured a …

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Attorney General’s Honors Program (HP) and Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP) webinars: sign up to attend on 8/28 or 8/31 (DUE Sept. 5th)

Hello Denver Law students!  To help rising 3Ls interested in applying to the DOJ’s Honors Program or for rising 2Ls seeking summer 2018 DOJ internships, the DOJ has helpfully scheduled 2 webinars during the last week of August to help …

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US Attorney’s Office in Denver is accepting Spring 2018 internship applications! (Aug. 18 deadline)

The U.S. Attorney’s Office represents the United States in legal cases arising from federal law created by Congress and is a prestigious government employer.  The US Attorney’s Office based in Denver is now seeking applications for Spring 2018 legal interns.

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OCI on Sept. 7th : Colorado Office of the Attorney General Externships (applications due on 8/28)

Colorado Office of the Attorney General Externships (OCI on Sept. 7th)

POSITION INFORMATION
Position Type
Summer/Full-Time, Summer/Part-Time, Temporary/Full-Time, Temporary/Part-Time, Unpaid Externship
Title
Colorado Office of the Attorney General Externships (OCI on Sept. 7th)
Employer
Office of the Attorney General (Denver, …
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DUE TODAY! IRS to interview On-Campus on 8/18, entry-level Attorneys (3L/4LE) and Summer Program (2L/3LE) opportunities

The Internal Revenue Service is recruiting students for fulltime 2018 Honors Program attorneys (Denver Law Tax LLMs and 3L-level JD students) and for 2018 Summer Program associates.  The IRS will interview on August 18, 2017.   Summer Program externships are also …

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TODAY – Noon-1pm, Air Force JAG presentation. Walk-in one-on-one informational meetings available 2-4:30 pm in 225 (DAP due on Sept. 10th)

Are you a Denver Law student curious about pursuing a JAG career?  If so, we invite you to join the CDO TODAY, August 14th in room 170 for a brown-bag informational lunchtime talk from Air Force JAG recruiters.  Please feel …

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Post-graduate paid internship opportunity with medical device start-up (possibly FT after internship).

Hello recent Denver Law grads,

Do you have an entrepreneurial streak and a desire to practice business and law simultaneously?  If so, check out this paid post-grad internship (minimum of 6 months) based in Highlands Ranch.  The internship has the …

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Due 8/15: Legislative and Advocacy Fall 2017 Internship (Siegel Public Affairs)

Seeking a part-time fall internship to supplement your academic schedule?  If so, it is not too late! Especially if you are interested in a career in politics, social justice and public policy, consider interning for a consulting group based in …

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Interviews this Thursday 6/29 for a Judicial Internship available this Fall 2017: Colorado Office of Administrative Courts

DEADLINE: June 28, 2017 (at 11:59PM)

State of Colorado Office of Administrative Courts

CDO NOTE: Judge Edwin L. Felter and Judge Robert Spencer will be at Denver Law to conduct 30 minute interviews this Thursday, June 29th (1:30pm -5pm in study …

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