Careers and the Aggie Network

How Do I Get a Job?

Going to law school is a huge commitment . . . but let’s be real.

You’re making this sacrifice of time, talent and finances to become a lawyer – not to remain a student.

From your first semester at Texas A&M School of Law, the Office of Career Services begins actively working with you to help you secure a job where you are passionate and purposeful about launching your legal career.

Our resources, expertise and practical tools are readily available to you.

From active internship and engaging mentorship programs to personal and comprehensive career counseling, we are wholeheartedly committed to helping every single one of our students develop a career path to find their perfect job.

Our Professional Staff

  • Will provide individualized career guidance using the knowledge and experience of our five licensed attorney counselors.
  • Cultivates a personal relationship with each student that will last throughout your internship, externship, interviewing for a full-time job, and receiving and accepting a job offer.
  • Is personally involved in the legal profession, with first-hand access to bar associations, boards, committees and community activities, including:
    • The State Bar of Texas, the Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA), the Tarrant County Bar Association (TCBA), the Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association (TCYLA), the Dallas Bar Association (DBA), and the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Association (D​AYL), among others.


Arturo ErrisurizArturo Errisuriz, J.D.
​Assistant Dean​ for Career Services & Bar Relations
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J.D., Ohio Northern University, Claude W. Pettit College of Law
B.A., The University of Texas at Austin

State Bar of Texas
District of Columbia
U.S. Supreme Court

Criminal prosecution


State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Annual Meeting Planning Committee, 2015/2016
  • Vice-Chair, Local Bar Services Committee, 2012-2014, (Member 2008-2014) 
  • Co-Chair, Hispanic Issues Section, Student Outreach Committee, 2013/2014, 2014/2015
  • Member, Texas Minority Counsel Program, Save-the-Date Steering Committee, Fort Worth, Texas, 2012-2019
  • Member, Leadership Class, 2009/2010

American Inns of Court, Eldon B. Mahon Inn
  • Member, Program Committee, 2018-2020
  • Chair, Program Committee, 2017-2018
  • Member, At-Large Executive Committee, 2017-2018
  • Master, 2014-2019

Tarrant County Bar Foundation
  • Chair, Board of Directors, 2020
  • Chair Elect, Board of Directors, 2019
  • Vice Chair, Board of Directors, 2018
  • Treasurer, Board of Directors, 2017
  • Director, Board of Directors, 2014-2020
  • Fellow, 2014-present

Tarrant County Bar Association
  • Director, Board of Directors, 2010-2011
  • Chair, Membership & Member Benefits Committee, 2007-2008; 2008-2009; 2010-2011
  • Chair, Law Day Professionalism Award Committee, 2010-2011
  • Member, Transition to Law Practice Mentor Program Committee, 2010-2011

Dallas Bar Association
  • Co-Chair, Admissions & Membership Committee, 2011 (Member, 2006-2020)
  • Co-Chair, Minority Participation Committee, 2010 (Member, 2006-2018)
  • Member, Transition to Practice CLE Committee, 2010
  • Member, Courthouse Committee, 2008-2010
  • Recipient, Outstanding Minority Attorney Award, 2009

Dallas Bar Foundation
  • Fellow, 2019—present

Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation
  • Director, Board of Directors, 2021-present

Dallas Hispanic Bar Association
  • Member, Board of Directors, 2012
  • Co-Chair, Law Student Assistance Committee, 2010-2014
  • Member, President’s Advisory Council, 2010

Hispanic National Bar Association
  • Chair, Law Student Programming Committee, Annual Convention, Dallas, Texas, 2011
  • Member, Career Fair & Scholarship Committee, Annual Convention, Dallas, Texas, 2011 

Robert WeathersbyRobert B. Weathersby, J.D.
Director, Office of Career Services
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J.D., Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center
B.S., Louisiana State University at Baton Rouge, Louisiana

State Bar of Texas
State Bar of Louisiana
United States Supreme Court
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Civil litigation
General counsel
Alternative legal services provider

Member, State Bar of Texas
Member, Tarrant County Bar Association
Member, Dallas Bar Association

Sarah McConnellSarah McConnell, M.P.A.
Senior Career Services Coordinator
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M.P.A., Texas A&M University, The Bush School of Government and Public Service
B.A., Texas A&M University