Pre-law

Welcome to Villanova’s Pre-Law Connections Community!

If you are interested in pursuing law school and exploring careers in the legal field, then you have arrived on the right page. Deciding to attend law school and pursue a career in law is a significant decision that goes along with much reflection, time, research and money, so whether you are a prospective student, current student or alumni, we will help you jumpstart your legal career journey.

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Alumni Connections

  • Austin, TX
  • Director, US Legal Tokyo Electron US
  • Camp Lejeune, NC
  • Instructor Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Cardiac Amyloidosis Specialist Pfizer
  • Haddonfield, NJ
  • Shareholder Zarwin Baum
  • New York, NY
  • Commercial Real Estate Advisor Cresa
  • Monrovia, Liberia
  • Political Parties / Campaign Finance Specialist UNDP Liberia
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Lecturer University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
  • McFarland, WI
  • CEO Base Consulting LLC
  • Boston, MA
  • Student Attorney for the Clinic for Law and Entrepreneurship Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
  • King of Prussia, PA
  • General Counsel ConnectiveRx
  • Boston, MA
  • Legal Intern Marks, O'Neill, O'Brien, Doherty & Kelly, P.C.
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Legislative and Research Director Wisconsin State AFL-CIO

Featured Resources

Exploring and Applying to Law School

Exploring Law School

Law schools prepare students to effectively understand and work within our legal systems through various core skills. …

Law School Tips & Resources

Law School Prep & Application Timeline

Although everyone’s law school path can vary, there are general timelines to follow if …

Pre-Law Advising

Appointment Scheduling

Want to discuss your law school plans and timeline? Make an appointment with Villanova’s Pre-Law Advisor, Alex Karlesses, …

Skill Building Courses

Learning to Write Marketing Copy

Ian Lurie
Copy is the heart and soul of almost every marketing endeavor. Get a great foundation for all your campaigns with…

Cover Letter Tips

Jenny Foss
Cover letters offer job seekers an opportunity to explain how their education, skills, and experiences line up directly with the…

Creating Change: Diversity and Inclusion in the Tech Industry

Kimberly Bryant
Issues surrounding diversity have troubled the technology industry for years. While tech giants have the ability to architect often thrillingly…

Develop Interpersonal Skills for Inclusive Workplaces

Sarah-SoonLing Blackburn
Strong interpersonal skills are a workplace imperative, regardless of your role or level. In this course, professional development manager Sarah-SoonLing…

Inclusion During Difficult Times

Pat Wadors
The future of work is here. Meetings that once filled conference rooms are now fully online. Dining room tables have…

Inclusive Tech: Retaining Diverse Talent

Christine Chapman
Women and underrepresented talent leave the tech industry at strikingly high rates. Yet having a diverse workforce is proven to…

Equitable Product Design

Annie Jean-Baptiste
Creating inclusive, equitable products is not only a best practice for business—your customers and users expect it. They want to…

Designing with the WCAG 2.2 Guidelines

Emma Moore
Get an overview of the new WCAG 2.2 accessibility guidelines and their impact on web/digital projects with expert Emma Moore,…

Managing a Diverse Team

Vanessa Womack
Team leaders should aim to create an inclusive culture that celebrates differences and fosters the best performance from every team…

Inclusive Selling for Leaders

Meridith Powell
As globalization and technology rapidly creates new market segments against a backdrop of increased conversations on social issues, how you’re…

Creating Psychological Safety for Diverse Teams

Big Think
Today’s workforce comprises multiple generations, cultures, and ways of working. By creating a culture of psychological safety—in which team members…

Hiring and Supporting Neurodiversity in the Workplace

Tiffany Jameson
You may have heard the word neurodiversity, but what exactly does that mean? Our recognition that our workforce is filled…

Inclusive Tech: Closing the Pay Gap

Michelle Gyimah
Do you ever feel like everyone’s talking about the gender pay gap, but not doing enough to really close it?…

Microsoft Office Accessibility for Beginners

Jess Stratton
Microsoft Office is one of the most popular and widely used software families available in the world. If you’re interested…

Inclusive Leadership

Dr. Shirley Davis
Join global workforce management expert Dr. Shirley Davis as she shares how to create and lead an organization that leverages…

Inclusion in a Global Enterprise

Stefanie Johnson
Finding ways to effectively lead diversity efforts is often seen as the grand challenge for today’s leaders, particularly when you…

Inclusive Tech: Leadership and Management

Nishant Bhajaria
Inclusivity is a key responsibility for any manager. This evolving dimension of leadership is particularly important in the tech industry,…

How to Be More Inclusive

Madecraft
Creating an inclusive workplace, where every employee feels welcomed, valued, respected, and heard, requires both structural change to your company…

Inclusive and Professional Conversations on LinkedIn: Tips for Success

Daisy Lovelace
Today’s workplace is rapidly changing. Social media, the global pandemic, and a host of other factors have changed how we…

Supporting Accessibility in a Hybrid Workplace

Jessica Williams
As organizations begin to offer more worksite flexibility, the need for accessible, inclusive technology has increased at a rapid rate.…

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