Dean’s Roundtable with Gary Swidler ’95, executive vice president and CFO of Match Group, on Thursday, January 19, 2017

Throughout the school year, the dean hosts roundtable discussions with prominent guests who have utilized their law degrees in a variety of nontraditional ways. Over lunch with a small group of students, guests discuss their work experiences, sharing valuable insights […]

Annual OUTLAW Alumni Reception

Thursday, January 26, 2017 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Lipton Hall OUTLaw will continue its tradition of honoring distinguished alumni for his/her outstanding professional achievement or advocacy for the LGBT community.  This year, the OUTLaw Alumna of the Year Award […]

2017 Ed Mendrzycki Essay Contest

For Law Students and Young Lawyers For Innovative Research and Writing on Lawyers’ Professional Liability An Annual Competition Concluding every April $5,000 Prize & a free trip to the LPL National Legal Malpractice Conference! Contest Mission The contest encourages original […]

IADC Legal Writing Contest 2017

All J.D. candidates currently enrolled in accredited law schools are eligible to participate in the IADC Legal Writing Contest. Entrants must write on subjects in the fields of tort law, insurance law, civil procedure, evidence or other areas of the […]

LSAC Writing Competition 2017

The LSAC Diversity Committee is announcing the 2017 Diversity Writing Competition. There are three levels of competition (1L, 2L, and 3L/4L.) The winner of each level will receive a $5,000 cash prize.  The absolute deadline for all entries is March […]

Real Women, Real Voices: Where the People Meet the Policy

The Women of Color Collective (WoCC) and PREP are proud to announce an event called “Real Women, Real Voices: Where the People Meet the Policy,” which will take place on Wednesday, January 25th. It is co-organized with the National Council for Incarcerated […]

2017 Tannenwald Writing Competition

Sponsored by the Theodore Tannenwald, Jr. Foundation for Excellence in Tax Scholarship and The American College of Tax Counsel Named for the late Tax Court Judge Theodore Tannenwald, Jr., and designed to perpetuate his dedication to legal scholarship of the […]

2/7: JIPEL Symposium 2017: Careers in IP

JIPEL Symposium 2017: Careers in IP Tuesday, February 7, 2017 6:00-9:00 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall, Golding Lounge Are you interested in a career in IP or entertainment law? Join us for a panel-based discussion and hear insight from representatives of top law […]

3L J.D. Degree Requirements Progress Review for Graduation

In preparation for May 2017 graduation, we strongly advise that you take a moment to review your academic record to make sure that you are on track to graduate. You are responsible for making sure you are in compliance with […]

Full-time Students Who Are Called for Jury Duty

Full-time students are eligible to request a deferment of their jury duty service. If you receive a summons for jury duty, bring the original summons to the Office of Academic Services (J.D.s) or Office of Graduate Affairs (LL.M.s) no later […]

Upper-Level Reading Groups

2L, 3L and LLM students have an exciting opportunity to join a spring semester Upper-Level Reading Group.  The idea of this pilot program is to pair small groups of students (no more than 12) with one or two JSD students […]

March 2017 MPRE – Jan 26th Regular Application Deadline

The deadline to sign up for the August MPRE date is quickly approaching. Remember, you can sit for the MPRE even though you have not completed your Professional Responsibility class. See the basic MPRE application deadlines below, but please check the […]

Seeking Two Co-Chairs for the Dean’s Cup

PILC and Student Affairs are now recruiting two new co-chairs for this year’s Deans’ Cup.   The Deans’ Cup is an annual charity basketball game between the law schools of Columbia University and New York University. First held in 2002, the game raises money for […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of January 16

For career planning questions that can be answered in 15 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Monday, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm Tuesday, from 3:30 to […]

Upcoming 1L Government Deadlines

The following government programs have 2L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2016-17 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at Password: pomegranate   1Ls Spring District of Columbia, Government Of […]

Upcoming 2L Government Deadlines

The following government programs have 2L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2016-17 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at Password: pomegranate   2Ls Spring District of Columbia, Government Of […]

Upcoming 3L Government Deadlines

The following government programs have 3L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2016-17 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at Password: pomegranate   3Ls Post Grad Environmental Protection Agency – […]

Upcoming Public Policy Internship and Fellowship Deadlines

The following government programs have deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2015-16 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at password: pomegranate   FELLOWSHIPS Congressional Hunger Center (Washington, DC) – Emerson […]

Jan. 16: Helaine Barnett Summer Fellowship Program Deadline

The Helaine Barnett Summer Fellowship Program sends a first- or second-year law student from NYU Law to work at the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) office in Washington, DC. The fellow also spends two weeks with the Neighborhood Legal Services Program, […]

Jan. 17: Kirkland & Ellis New York City Public Service Fellowship Deadline

Since the 1995-96 academic year, the Kirkland & Ellis New York City Public Service Fellowship has been awarded annually to one NYU School of Law graduate to pursue public service employment for one year in New York City. Applicants must […]

Jan. 17: Excelsior Service Fellowship Application Deadline

The New York State Excelsior Service Fellowship Program is a funded two‐year fellowship offering talented individuals hands on training and experience in New York State government. Excelsior Fellows work full time at host executive‐branch agencies, advancing the operational aspects of […]

Jan. 18: Enhancing Your Career Development through Pro Bono and Volunteer Work

Developing skills and owning your career can often be difficult. Pro bono and volunteer work can provide a wonderful opportunity to not only help the community, but also help your own career. Assessing the areas where you need to develop […]

Jan. 19: Legal Aid Society Diversity Open House

On Thursday, January 19, 2015, at 6:00 p.m., The Legal Aid Society welcomes 1L and 2L law students to attend our Fourth Annual Diversity Fair. Hosted by Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP, the Diversity Fair will offer law students the opportunity […]

Jan. 23: 1L & 2L Summer International Internships

Join PILC to learn about the nuts and bolts of the international internship search process, and hear from students with international internship experience about how they found their job and what their summer abroad was like. International internships can be […]

Hauser Global Law School Program Seeks Research Assistants for Spring 2017 – Deadline Extended (1/20)

The Hauser Global Law School Program is currently accepting applications for research assistants for our spring 2017 Global Faculty. The research assistant position allows approximately 10 hours per week at $12 per hour. Research assistants will be appointed for the […]

Jan. 24: Summer Internships in Rural Locations Information Session

You may have considered spending your summer doing public interest work in New York City, DC, or California, but have you thought about going somewhere rural?  Join us for a discussion with current NYU law students who have spent a […]

Jan. 25: Clifford Chance Foundation Fellowship at Vera Institute of Justice Deadline

The Vera Institute of Justice is a research and policy organization that combines expertise in research, demonstration projects, and technical assistance to help leaders in government and civil society improve the systems people rely on for justice and safety. Vera […]

Jan. 27: Interviewing and Table Talk Workshop for the Public Interest Legal Career Fair

Friday, January 27, 2017   12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Classroom 216, Furman Hall   Please join us for a workshop to help prepare you for successful interviewing and networking at the upcoming 40th Annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair.

Jan. 27: Federal Legal Careers Fair

Are you interested in serving the public? Want to learn about legal internship opportunities, attorney honors programs, and attorney careers with the U.S. government? Attend the Fourth Annual Federal Legal Careers Fair!   Date: Friday, January 27, 2017 Time: 10:30 […]

Student Invitation to NYU Law Alumni Association Luncheon

NYU Law Alumni Association Annual Alumni Luncheon Friday, January 27, 2017 Mandarin Oriental Hotel, 80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street, NYC 12:00-2:00 p.m. The Law Alumni Association’s Annual Alumni Luncheon will take place on Friday, January 27, 2017 at the […]