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Lauren Cowan Pearlman

Lauren Cowan Pearlman is a Career Consultant for the Career Planning Center at Fordham University School of Law during the Fall Semester 2012 (Wednesdays and Thursdays).

She provides counseling to all J.D. students as well as alumni on their career development and job search.  She is a member of the National Association of Law Placement and the New York City Recruitment Association. 

Lauren received her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan (B.A., Political Science) and her law degree from Fordham Law School.  Upon graduation, she practiced commercial litigation at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP.  Thereafter, she was the Manager of Legal Recruiting at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, where she recruited law students at schools around the country, including from Fordham, for the summer program.  She planned and executed the summer program, oversaw the lateral hiring process, and managed the hiring process for the international offices.  She also created programming relating to law students' professional development and collaborated with the Diversity department to cultivate partnerships with law schools and diverse student organizations.