Darlene McDowell, professional development advisor
(336) 279-9254,

Darlene McDowell
As professional development advisor, Darlene McDowell works with students in their search for summer and full-time employment. She also builds relationships with attorneys and law firms to secure job postings and interview opportunities for students. McDowell joined Elon after serving as director of recruiting and associate development with the law firm of SandsAnderson in Richmond, VA. She managed the attorney recruiting and summer associate programs for the firm and served as a member of the Associates Committee. McDowell served as director of career services at Washington & Lee University School of Law and has held recruiting positions with McGuireWoods and WoodsRogers in Virginia and Womble, Carlyle and Carolina Legal Staffing in North Carolina.