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10/8/2014

"Beyond Grades: How To Distinguish Yourself"

William H. Gates Hall
119
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM

Guest Speaker: Kenneth Payson, Davis Wright Tremaine

Mr. Payson is Davis Wright Tremaine’s Seattle office hiring partner. His practice focuses on class action defense, other complex commercial litigation and appellate work, particularly with respect to claims under state and federal consumer protection laws. Mr. Payson has nearly a dozen years’ experience in law firm hiring, and will share his views on what makes an applicant stand out. He will talk about how you can distinguish yourself by capitalizing on your strengths, and developing your professional skills as a law student. If you thought grades were all that matter in landing a law firm job, you will not want to miss this important talk.