Alumni Resource Collection

Counseling

CDO counselors are available to meet with alumni by phone or in person to assist with career transitions.  Career counseling sessions are confidential. 

To arrange an appointment, email us a request.

The California Bar Association offers free career counseling resources to its members. If you are experiencing any challenges with your career, call 800-341-0572 and a LAP consultant can arrange up to three free counseling sessions with a career counselor who specializes in assisting attorneys who wish to make a positive career change. More info is available here.

Career Fields/Exploration

The CDO offers extensive guidance and resources to assist you through the judicial clerkship application process.  We recommend that you start by reading this guide that we prepared especially for alums.

Job Search Process

Leverage connections in the Boalt community to advance your understanding of the job market and specific careers  — see the new CDO guide Connecting to the Berkeley Law Alumni Network for guidance on reaching out to other alums.  See the “Key Resources” listed at the end of the guide for links to external tools and databases to locate alumni in specific organizations, practice areas or geographic markets.

You may also locate alumni using any of these law school or UC Berkeley-specific resources: