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Week of February 26

Stay up-to-date with the BCLT Student Events Website!


Law & Tech Certificate Program:

Graduating this Spring? Make sure you apply for the Law & Technology Certificate–one of the most valuable things you can walk away from law school with. The application is easy and most tech law-focused students easily qualify.

The final deadline for the J.D. and regular LL.M. certificate is June 1, 2024Apply before April 1, 2024 to be included in the Law & Tech Certificate Ceremony on May 9 (more details to come!).


Upcoming BCLT Events:

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BCLT Law & Tech Speaker Series: Ropes & Gray
Willkie Farr & Gallagher | Eduardo Santacana and Naiara Toker
Tues, February 27 | 1-2 PM | Room 100 – Law Building | Event Info & RSVP

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12th Annual BCLT Privacy Law Forum
Thurs, March 7 (Hybrid) | Thurs, March 14 (Online) | Fri, March 15 (Online)
Day 1: Bancroft Hotel, Berkeley CA | 8:15 AM – 6:00 PM | Event Website & Registration*

*Registration is complimentary for Berkeley Law students!

BCLT Patent Litigation & Prosecution Career Mixer

BCLT Patent Litigation & Prosecution Career Mixer
Full List of Firms Attending
Mon, March 11 | 6-8 PM | Warrem Room – Room 295 | Event Info & RSVP

BCLT Spring Tech Law Career Fair

BCLT Spring Tech Law Career Fair
Full List of Firms Attending
Wed, March 20 | 6:30-8:30PM | Field Club, Memorial Stadium | Event Info & RSVP

Student events are reserved for current UC Berkeley law students, faculty, and staff. All statements and remarks are off-the-record; they cannot be quoted or reproduced without the speaker’s permission.


Additional Student Opportunities:

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White & Case is hosting an “Office Spotlight” event about their US offices on March 7 (for LA and Silicon Valley). At this event, you will have the opportunity to hear about what each office has to offer and what makes each office so unique. More info below:

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Queen’s Bench Bar Association invites Berkeley Law students to Get Into the Legal Loop (GILL) on Wednesday, March 6th, from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Apple’s Infinite Loop headquarters in Cupertino. This event gives an invaluable opportunity for Bay Area college and law students from underrepresented groups to engage with accomplished women lawyers. More info below:

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Professor Rebecca Wexler is seeking 2Ls and 3Ls for RA work on issues concerning AI in the criminal justice system! The initial research will examine courts’ application of Federal Rule of Evidence 702 and 901/902 to experts testifying about AI results and to raw data from AI systems, respectively. Subsequent research may address other aspects of AI in the criminal justice system.

  • To apply, please send a brief statement of interest and a current CV to Nasina Chambers <nachambers@law.berkeley.edu>.
  • ATTENTION: Please use the following formula in the subject line of your email application: “Wexler: AI in Criminal Justice, [student last name, first name].”
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Weil is hosting a 1L reception exclusively for Berkeley Law students on March 7 at the Graduate Hotel at 6:30 PM. RSVP below!