Veronica Paricio

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Veronica ParicioAssistant Dean for Career Development

Contact Information

401-254-4578vparicio@rwu.eduSuite 175 Room 178

Education

B.A., Dartmouth College

Veronica Paricio has been working with and counseling law students since 1994. She joined the Office of Career Development in January 2008. From 2001 to 2007 she worked in the Career Development Office at the University of Colorado Law School where she held several positions including Career Counselor, Director and, most recently, served as Assistant Dean. 

Prior to working on the law school side, Veronica worked as a law firm recruiter in New York City for seven years. She was the Human Resources Manager at Peterson & Ross LLP from 1999 to 2001 and the Legal Recruiting Coordinator and Marketing Coordinator at Dewey Ballantine LLP from 1994 to 1998. Veronica received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Dartmouth College in 1994.

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Course Types

We have classified RWU Law classes under the following headers. One of the following course types will be attached to each course which will allow students to narrow down their search while looking for classes.

Core Course

Students in the first and second year are required to take classes covering the following aspects of the law—contracts, torts, property, criminal law, civil procedure, and constitutional law, evidence, and professional responsibility.  Along with these aspects, the core curriculum will develop legal reasoning skills.

Elective

After finishing the core curriculum the remaining coursework toward the degree is completed through upper level elective courses.  Students can choose courses that peak their interests or courses that go along with the track they are following.

Seminar

Seminars are classes where teachers and small groups of students focus on a specific topic and the students complete a substantial research paper.

Clinics/Externships

Inhouse Clinics and Clinical Externships legal education is law school training in which students participate in client representation under the supervision of a practicing attorney or law professor.  RWU Law's Clinical Programs offer unique and effective learning opportunities and the opportunity for practical experience while still in law school.