The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) will be holding its 2018 LL.M. Interview Program on 23 February 2018 at the UCLA School of Law. This program was first inaugurated by the University in 2007 and was formerly referred to as the West Coast International LL.M. Job Fair. The LLM Interview Program serves as a recruitment venue for both internationally-trained lawyers who are currently taking up an LLM degree from a participating law school and for employers interested in hiring these legal talents.
The School of Law of UCLA is this event's host and organizer, with a consortium of 15 prestigious law schools joining the LLM Interview Program. The following are the law schools participating in the event:
- UCLA School of Law
- UC Berkeley School of Law
- UC Hastings College of Law
- UC Davis School of Law
- Chapman University School of Law
- Golden Gate University School of Law
- Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
- New York University School of Law
- Northwestern University School of Law
- Pepperdine University School of Law
- Santa Clara University School of Law
- Stanford Law School
- University of Minnesota Law School
- USC Gould School of Law
- Washington University School of Law
Employers who will join this Program gets the opportunity to pre-select the LLM candidates they want to interview from a pool of high caliber students coming from different countries. The period of registration for employers will be up to 30 November 2017 only. The registration fee is $300, which includes one interview room. The fee for employers who simply wants to collect resumes and will not require interviews is $150. Non-profit employers can register for free.
Students who intend to participate in this event can register now until 30 November 2017. UCLA's Simplicity website is currently open to allow registering students to upload their resumes and other credentials. No information about the employers will be available at this time.
More information about the 2018 LLM Interview Program of UCLA is available on its website.