Neil Dennis
Director
Career Development Office
Tel.: 416-946-3033

Neil specializes in empowering law students and attorneys in their careers.  Prior to joining the Faculty, he held various positions in Washington, D.C., including the Assistant Dean of Career Services at the Howard University School of Law and the Director of Career Services at Georgetown Law Center.  In both schools, he counseled students and alumni on their careers, professional development, and diversity and inclusion issues.

Neil received his B.A., Honours from the University of Toronto and his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.  Following law school, he practiced in the bankruptcy and general litigation groups of a mid-size, New York law firm, clerked for a federal judge on the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, and then practiced in a large D.C.-based law firm where he focused predominantly on securities litigation, government enforcement, and white-collar defense.  Neil has also chaired and participated on boards of several bar associations and organizations, including the Board of Directors for the National Association for Law Placement (NALP).