The Office of Professional & Career Development (PCD) helps prepare you for the legal job market and connects employers with our client-ready students and alumni.

Schedule a one-on-one with a PCD career advisor or search and apply for jobs, internships, clerkships, and more. Explore networking opportunities and ways to connect network. Employers can post job openings, search for candidates among Suffolk law students, and schedule interviews.

PCD works with our law students and alumni to provide career guidance and support while also connecting with numerous employers and alumni to provide students with job and networking opportunities. Get started by scheduling an appointment, dropping by, or searching online for jobs today. 

Policy of Reciprocity [PDF]

Virtual Drop-in Hours

Drop-in hours are held only during the academic year. Refer to the Symplicity announcement for a Zoom Link.

Mondays - 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesdays - 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Wednesdays - 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Thursdays - 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Fridays - 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Questions? Email us

Contact PCD

Name and Title Contact
Gerald M Slater

Gerald M. Slater, Esq.
Dean of Professional & Career Development 

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Brian R Vaughn Martel Brian R. Vaughn Martel, Esq.
Assistant Dean for Professional & Career Development

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Sarah J Solomon Sarah J. Solomon, Esq.
Associate Director for Judicial and Private Practice Advising

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Hillary F Peterson Hillary F. Peterson, Esq.
Associate Director for Alumni Engagement and J.D. Advising         

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Melanie Jarboe Melanie R. Jarboe, Esq.
Associate Director for Recent Graduate Programs & J.D. Advising
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Head shot of Toni Machowsky. Toni A. Machowsky, Esq.
Assistant Director for Public Service Advising & Pro Bono Programs
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Ellen Dolan Ellen Dolan, Esq.
Assistant Director
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Michelle Dobbins Michelle Dobbins
Senior Director for Recruitment and Operations

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Ruth Christmas Ruth Christmas
Assistant Director for Recruitment and Operations

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