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 During Academic Year Only

See Symplicity announcement for Zoom Link.

Mondays through Thursdays: 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Fridays: 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.


Contact PCD

Name and Title Contact
Gerald M Slater

Gerald M. Slater, Esq.
Associate Dean 

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Brian R Vaughn Martel Brian R. Vaughn Martel, Esq.
Senior Director for Private Practice Programs & J.D. Advising

[email protected]

Sarah Bookbinder Sarah Bookbinder, Esq.
Director for Public Service Advising & Pro Bono Programs

[email protected]

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.
Assistant Director 
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Head shot of Toni Machowsky. Toni A. Machowsky, Esq.
Assistant Director
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Michelle Dobbins Michelle Dobbins
Director for Recruitment and Operations

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Niamh Concepcion Niamh Concepcion
Associate Director for Recruiting & Operations

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