Law Career Connection

Symplicity is the industry-leading on-line recruiting tool maintained by the Office of Career Services.

Student/Alumni Login

Employer Login

Law Career Connection

Law Career Connection is powered by Symplicity, the industry-leading on-line recruiting tool maintained by the Office of Career Services. Law Career Connection provides our students with easy access to job listings, recruiting programs, job fairs, professional development resources, and a customized professional profile and calendar.

To Log-on to Law Career Connection

UNM Law Students

  1. Visit the Law Career Connection website.
  2. Enter your UNM law e-mail address as your Username and select “forgot password”. An email will be sent to your UNM law email address with a link to Law Career Connection. Click on the link. You will be prompted to create a new password. Once you have created a new password, you will be logged into Law Career Connection.
  3. Complete the personal and academic sections under the My Profile tab.
  4. Upload your resume to the My Documents tab. Note that your default resume is searchable by the Office of Career Services and the Office of Student Services, and only those offices. It is not viewable by faculty or other administrators. It is also not viewable by employers, except when you clearly allow access.
  5. Note that your profile and resume are the only systematic ways the Office of Career Services has to identify students by background and interest and to connect you to opportunities. Be sure to update your profile and resume at least once a semester.

UNM Law Alumni

 
  1. Visit the Law Career Connection website.
  2. Click on the Alumni Registration button.
  3. Complete the short registration form.
  4. Once the Office of Career Services verifies your status as a Unviersity of New Mexico School of Law graduate, you will be sent an email with a link to Law Career Connection. Click on the link. You will be prompted to create a new password. Once you have created a new password, you will be logged into Law Career Connection.
  5. Complete the personal and academic sections under the My Profile tab.
  6. Upload your resume to the My Documents tab. Note that your default resume is searchable by the Office of Career Services and the Office of Student Services, and only those offices. It is not viewable by faculty or other administrators. It is also not viewable by employers, except when you clearly allow access.

Services Available on Law Career Connection

Job Listings

Job listings for students and graduates are often received daily and posted online via Law Career Connection. Positions include local, regional and nationwide listings with government agencies, courts, law firms and public interest employers.

Recruiting Programs

Each year, employers participate in UNM Fall and Spring Recruiting, and interview students either on- or off-campus. These employers represent law firms, government agencies and public interest entities nationwide. UNM Law Fall and Spring Recruiting are run entirely through Law Career Connection.

Job Fairs

Career Services participates in specialty practice, minority, public interest and government job fairs nationwide. Please note that each job fair requires its own separate log-in information and may be managed through other organizations’ Symplicity sites.

UNM Law Advisor Directory

The Alumni Advisor Directory is a compilation of UNM Law alumni and friends who affirmatively volunteered to speak with students and fellow graduates about career issues. (You should ask these lawyers for advice, not employment.) To access the UNM Law Advisor Directory on Law Career Connection, after logging on, click on the “Networking” tab. You can then search the Directory by geographic area, practice area, or alphabetically.

Customized Professional Profile and Calendar

Students and graduates can maintain a customized professional profile on Law Career Connection, which allows Career Services to better advise them regarding recruiting events and prospective employers. Also, students may use Law Career Connection’s calendar feature to manage their time and interview schedules.