Legal Career Fair

Legal Career Fair

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (EST)
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location

Auditorium at State College of Florida - Lakewood Ranch
7131 Professional Parkway East
Sarasota, Florida, United States 34240

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HUGE RESPONSE FROM EMPLOYERS!
15 employers and agencies are expected to attend, all with current local hiring needs in many practice areas! 

Attendees are encouraged to bring resumes and networking cards, and be prepared to meet and talk with potential employers.  Employers will have space to display materials and meet with potential candidates. 

AUDITORIUM SCHEDULE 
Last updated 4/15/2018

 
8:30 a.m.         Arrivals, networking, continental breakfast available
                        GIVEAWAYS TO THE FIRST 50 ATTENDEES  

9:00 a.m.         Employability Skills
               
        ILYAS SAYEG, ESQ.

10:15 a.m.       
Branding a Brand New You
                        
AIDA RODRIGUEZ, Beacon Hill Legal Staffing   
                       
11:30 a.m.       
Finding your fit - skills and attributes for different legal settings
                        
PANEL DISCUSSION,                       
                        
Moderated by Mary Monzingo Link, Monzingo Legal
Panelists:      
                       Bruce Illes, Chief Legal Officer, Star2Star Communications, LLC
                       Kathy Miller, COO & Law Firm Manager,  Mallard Law Firm, P.A
                       Heather Zangara, Office Administrator, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

12:45 p.m        DOOR PRIZES DRAWN - Chances to win great prizes, including:
                          - FAPA Seminar Attendance (September 29 in Fort Myers)
                          - SWFPA Seminar Attendance (August 25 in Sarasota)
                          - NALA online Webinar 
                          - Gift cards
 
There will be breaks of approximately 15 minutes between speakers to allow time for networking and meeting with employers.  Each program is pending approval for 1.0 CLE from NALA.  Entry for Door Prizes will be based on the completion of a tour card by visiting employer tables and submitted prior to the drawing.

 
Southwest Florida Paralegal Association, Inc. (“SWFPA”) and the Paralegal Association of Florida – Suncoast Chapter (“PAF”) are proud to announce a combined community effort with State College of Florida (“SCF”) Paralegal Club to present the Sarasota/Bradenton area’s first known career fair dedicated to the legal services professions.  SCF, PAF, and SWFPA are joining their efforts on April 28, 2018, to provide employers, job seekers, agencies, and training programs an opportunity to network, connect, and learn from each other.

There is no cost to participate in the event.  If interested in exhibiting or presenting, please contact Kim Grabbe (kgrabbe@mtclawyers.com) or Lisa Ellis (lisancsa@aol.com) to sign up.  You may also submit questions or comments by using the RSVP buttons above.
 
         

 
 
 

location

Auditorium at State College of Florida - Lakewood Ranch
7131 Professional Parkway East
Sarasota, Florida, United States 34240

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Event hosted by

Southwest Florida Paralegal Association, Inc.
PO Box 2094
Sarasota, FL, 34230
SWFPA
info@swfloridaparalegals.com

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