Law Mentoring Weekend

Friday, April 27  |  6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 28 
|  8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Clayton Hall  |  100 David Hollowell Drive, Newark, DE 19716


The Legal Professional Preparatory Program (LP3) invites students, alumni, faculty and practicing lawyers for a weekend focused on mentoring and the law.

Friday, April 27

6:00 – 8:00 p.m. HenLaw Welcome Reception in Perkins West Lounge, hosted by UD student members of the HenLaw Society

Saturday, April 28

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.: Check-in

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.: Networking, Law School Tabling & Continental Breakfast
Fuel up for the morning while engaging in conversation with students, faculty, alumni, LSAT test preparation coaches and representatives from the following law schools:

  • American University Washington College of Law
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law
  • Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
  • Seton Hall University School of Law
  • City University of New York School of Law
  • Widener University Delaware Law School
  • Widener University Commonwealth Law
  • George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School
  • Penn State University – Dickinson Law

9:00 – 10:30 a.m.: Opening Session: Law Mentoring at UD and Beyond with mentoring expert Julie Silard Kantor, CEO and founder, TwoMentor, LLC

10:40 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.: Learning & Experience Tracks

Track 1: Success in the Law School Admissions Process
  • The LSAT & Application Process
  • Choosing the Right Law School
Track 2: Preparation for a Successful Legal Career
  • Success in Law School
  • Legal Career Paths
Track 3: Navigating the Successes and Failures of the Legal Profession

Track 4: Creating the HenLaw Society Mentoring Program

Track 5: Understanding and Identifying Implicit Bias

12:30 – 2:00 p.m.: Keynote Luncheon

Speakers are:
  • Theodore Ruger, Dean and Professor of Law at University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • Sandra Simkins, Distinguished Clinical Professor of Law at Rutgers School of Law

Parking: Parking is free in the lots behind Clayton Hall.

Cost: Free for students and current law students, $30 for alumni
Registration includes Friday evening reception, Saturday breakfast, lunch and event t-shirt.

Special thanks to our sponsors for their generous support of this event: Maron Marvel Bradley Anderson and Tardy LLC, Penn State University–Dickinson Law, UD Career Services Center, College of Arts & Sciences Office of the Dean, George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School.

Registration closes on April 28. Pre-registration is preferred but walk-ins are welcome if space is available.

Refund deadline is April 13.

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