Eighth annual Campbell Law Career Night set for Nov. 7

Photo of students gathered at Career Night 2018 at the CAM Museum

RALEIGH — Campbell Law School’s Career & Professional Development Center will host its eighth-annual Career Night beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7, at the CAM Raleigh, 409 W. Martin St.

It’s only the second time the event is being held off campus, said Campbell Law Career Center & Professional Development Assistant Dean Kala Taylor.

“We’re hopeful by hosting our annual Career Night at the CAM Raleigh, we can make the experience even more interesting for participating employers as well as students,” she explained. “It promises to be a lively evening of conversation and skill building.”

In the past more than 25 employers in a variety of practice areas and industries have been represented by about 50 attorneys at the event that allows students to explore traditional areas of legal practice.

Employers interested in participating in the event should  RSVP by Nov. 1. Students interested in attending this opportunity to meet diverse members of our legal community and learn about what they do must RSVP in Simplicity by Nov. 1.

Anderson Jones Attorney and Founder Todd Jones ’98 will be the night’s keynote speaker.

Taylor said, “Our students look forward to Career Night every year because it’s extremely informative and allows them to network and market themselves.”

Practicing professionals on-site for the event will represent a broad assortment of legal sectors, including corporate, criminal, environmental, family law, government, health law, immigration, intellectual property, labor and employment, defense and plaintiff litigation, real estate and academia.

“We are appreciative of and thankful for the many alumni and legal professionals in our community that chose to spend part of their evening with our students,” Taylor added.


Since its founding in 1976, Campbell Law has developed lawyers who possess moral conviction, social compassion, and professional competence, and who view the law as a calling to serve others. Among its accolades, the school has been recognized by the American Bar Association (ABA) as having the nation’s top Professionalism Program and by the American Academy of Trial Lawyers for having the nation’s best Trial Advocacy Program. Campbell Law boasts more than 4,200 alumni, who make their home in nearly all 50 states and beyond. In 2019, Campbell Law will celebrate 40 years of graduating legal leaders and 10 years of being located in a state-of-the-art facility in the heart of North Carolina’s Capital City.