Friday, March 15, 2019

Seed IP Law Group Networking Reception

Thursday, April 4, 2019
701 Fifth Avenue, Suite 5400
5:00 - 7:00 pm

This event is designed for all JD and LL.M. students interested in patent law. Join attorneys from Seed IP Law Group, as well as students from University of Washington, to network with patent attorneys.

Attire is business casual.

Register at by March 28 at noon.

Association of Corporate Counsel Breakfast

Wednesday, March 27, SU School of Law
2nd Floor Gallery, 8:30-9:30 AM

Please join attorneys from the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Washington Chapter for an informal breakfast roundtable discussion about "A Day in the Life of an In-House Attorney”. Kevin Fay, VMware, Inc.; Shannon Whitemore, Savers/Value Village; Melissa Havens of WCG Clinical, and Jackson Bennett of Parametric Portfolio will discuss the in-house career path: how to prepare for, obtain, and advance in a corporate counsel position, as well as their respective practices. This is an opportunity to meet in-house lawyers, ask questions, and learn how you can position yourself for a career in-house.

Registration in Symplicity by Wednesday, March 20, is required to attend. This event is limited to 25 students.

DWT LGBTQ+ Happy Hour

Good Bar (240 2nd Ave S, Seattle, Washington 98104)
April 10th, 6 PM - 8 PM
Davis Wright Tremaine is excited to host an LGBTQ+ Community Happy Hour on April 10th. This is a fantastic opportunity to connect with LGBTQ+ and allied DWT attorneys, and learn about our firm and student opportunities! Feel free to share this invitation with other students, however please keep in mind that this is an LGBTQ+ focused event.
If you're interested or have any questions, please contact Hiroko Peraza, Sr. Manager of Attorney Recruiting & Inclusion, at RSVP DEADLINE IS APRIL 1.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

ABA Business Law Section Spring Conference





Registration is free for law students.

To learn more, visit: 

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Launching Your Public Interest Career—A Presentation by Equal Justice Works

Thursday, January 31
Noon, SLLH Room 110

If you are interested in pursuing a public interest career, come hear from Equal Justice Works staff from Washington D.C. as they provide expert advice on post-graduate fellowships, summer internship opportunities, educational awards for public interest internships, and how to manage your student debt.  Please email your RSVP to Matt Etter.

Monday, January 7, 2019

Invitation to Judge Moot Court Competition

The ABA Law Student Division invites attorneys to judge the moot court, National Appellate Advocacy Competition in February / March at local courthouses in Boston, Brooklyn, Philadelphia, Portland, San Francisco, and Washington, DC.

If you're interested in helping law students gain the practical skills they need to succeed by contributing to this prestigious moot court competition, please check out the details about the competition in your region and sign up through the NAAC judges page.

Annual MLK Luncheon on Friday, January 18

Don't forget to register for the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. luncheon. Student tickets are $25 and registrations will be accepted through Thursday, January 10.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

SALRA Diversity Reception

Seattle Area Legal Recruiting Administrators (SALRA) is hosting a diversity reception for first-year law students.

Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and libations, and meet with representatives from nearly a dozen firms.

The event will take place January 3, 2019, from 5 to 6:30 pm at Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt's Seattle office - U.S. Bank Centre, 1420 Fifth Avenue, 34th floor.

Please register online.

Monday, December 10, 2018

Shuttle Service for Students

Going Home for Christmas Break?

The Department of Public Safety will be providing free shuttle rides from campus to the Capitol Hill Light Rail Station.  From there, travelers can take a 45-minute train ride directly to SeaTac Airport.

There is no need to sign-up for rides in advance.  Simply arrive at the university seal (11th and Marion) anytime during shuttle service hours.  A university Nighthawk vehicle will be stationed there with a driver on-site.  If there’s no vehicle present when you arrive, shuttle service is taking place, and a vehicle will return shortly.  Your wait time should be no longer than 15 minutes.

Passengers must be current university student, faculty or staff, so be sure to have your campus ID with you when you arrive for a ride.  Present your ID to the driver and you will be invited to board the vehicle.

Shuttle Service Times:

Service times: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Service times:  8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

If you have any questions, contact the Public Safety office at
(206) 296-5992, or by email at

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

US Supreme Court Review: A Focus on Criminal Cases (FREE CLE)

The Federal Bar Association of the Western District of Washington and the King County Bar Association invite you to a
Free CLE
U.S. Supreme Court Review:
A Focus on Criminal Cases
(1.5 CLE credits pending approval)

Professor Deborah Ahrens
Professor Ahrens is an Associate Professor at Seattle University School of Law, where she teaches Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure and Evidence.  She served as a law clerk for Judge Amalya Kearse of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Professor Andrew Siegel
Professor Andrew Siegel, the Associate Dean for Planning and Strategic Initiatives at Seattle University School of Law, served as a law clerk for Justice John Paul Stevens of the United States Supreme Court and Judge Pierre N. Leval of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

When: Friday, December 14, 2018, 12-1:30 p.m. | check-in begins at 11:30 a.m.

Location: United States Courthouse | 700 Stewart Street, 19th Floor, Seattle

Register: RSVP online here or email 

Photo I.D. is required to enter the courthouse.  Please allow time to pass through security. Special arrangements have been made for attendees to bring their own lunches into the courthouse.

For more information, contact the FBA co-chairs of membership, Jaime Hawk,  Mohammad Hamoudi, or KarenOrehoski