NYU Law Abroad: Spots in Buenos Aires and Shanghai for Spring 2016, Second Round Application Opens August 28

NYU Law Office of Global Programs is pleased to announce that there will be a second application period opening in late August for the Spring 2016 iterations of NYU Law Abroad.  There are several openings at NYU Law in Shanghai, […]

Announcing Spanish for Lawyers, Fall 2015!

NYU Law Office of Global Programs is pleased to announce that Spanish for Lawyers will be offered during the 2015-2016 academic year.  This course is taught by Professor Maria Teresa Madinaveitia from NYU’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies. The […]

Aug. 31: Public Interest Law Center Launch Event for 2L & 3L Students

The PILC Launch Event and Alumni Reception is HIGHLY recommended for 2Ls and 3Ls interested in a career in public service. In a single evening, we will present information from top alumni practitioners about obtaining jobs in each of the […]

Federal Government Opportunity at EIW

Federal Government Opportunity at EIW – Sign up! Interested in federal government? Want significant, hands-on experience for your 2L summer? Sign up through EIW starting August 6 for an interview with the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), a federal agency […]

2015-2016 Arizona Government Honors & Internship Handbook now avaialable

The Arizona Government Honors & Internship Handbook has an all new look for 2015-2016, as well as a new login scheme. To access the online Government Handbook, go to: arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc You will prompted for a password: artichoke  

Peggy Browning Fund’s 17th Annual National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference

The 17th annual National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference will be held on Friday & Saturday, October 16 & 17, 2015, at the Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, just outside Baltimore, MD. With multiple interactive workshops, panel discussions and […]

Early Interview Week (EIW) 2015 – Preliminary Schedules Now Available on CSM (2Ls, 3Ls)

Your preliminary EIW Schedules are currently available for viewing!   In order to access the OCI tab and view your preliminary EIW schedule you must complete the Summer Employer Evaluation Form on CSM. Each year OCS gathers statistical information on […]

Aug. 3 – Aug. 7: Walk for Work with Associate Dean Dorzback (2Ls, 3Ls)

Associate Dean Dorzback will be available to students on an individual basis by advance sign-up to discuss job search related issues during a walk around Washington Square Park. Sign up through the events tab on https://law-nyu-csm.symplicity.com/students/.

Aug. 4: Mandatory Interview Skills Workshop in Anticipation of EIW- Event and RSVP Information – August 4 at 6:30 P.M. EST (2Ls)

Tuesday, August 4, 6:30 pm, Vanderbilt Hall, Room 210   At this program, OCS counselors will talk about overall interview tips, building an interviewing agenda and responding to difficult questions.  Chambers Associates books will be given out during this program.  […]

Aug. 5: Deadline: EIW Cancellation and Wait-List Opt-in Deadlines – August 5 at 11:59 p.m. (2Ls, 3Ls)

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. EST is the deadline to cancel EIW interviews and to “opt-in” to confirm your waitlist status.   Affirming your waitlist status with an employer signifies that you must accept an interview with that […]

Aug. 6 – Aug. 13: EIW Waitlist Lottery Results and Open Sign Up (2Ls, 3Ls)

The results of the EIW waitlist lottery will be available to students at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 6. The Open Sign-Up system also will open at 4:00 p.m. on August 6.   Open Sign-Up will allow you to view […]

Aug. 13: Early Interview Week 2015 “All About Callbacks” Panel (2Ls, 3Ls)

“All About Callbacks”: Thursday, August 13, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Student Lounge/ballroom (DoubleTree, 6th Floor).   This not-to-be-missed panel featuring attorneys and recruiting professionals from select EIW firms will address all of the FAQs to assist you in navigating the […]

To All Students Participating in Early Interview Week (EIW) 2015 (2Ls, 3Ls)

As you know, Early Interview Week (EIW) will take place August 12-14 at the Doubletree Guest Suites Hotel in Times Square. Please mark your calendars accordingly and remember to bring your laptops!  In addition, please refer to your OCS: Fall […]

Obtaining Additional Interviews at EIW 2015- Morning In-Person Free Sign-Up (2Ls, 3Ls)

Assuming there are slots still available on an employer’s schedule, students may obtain additional EIW interviews at EIW through in-person Free Sign-Up.   Morning In-Person Free Sign-Up starts at 8:00 a.m. in the Student Lounge (sixth floor) at the Doubletree. […]

Changing the Resume Attached to Your EIW Bids on CSM (2Ls, 3Ls)

Employers are now able to view the resumes of those students on their interview schedules. Please note that employers also are able to view the default resumes of all students who initially bid on them, regardless of whether they have […]

EIW Employer/Schedule Updates (2Ls, 3Ls)

The following new employers have added an EIW schedule:   Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP (Washington, DC) has added a half-day schedule for 2Ls.   Ashurst LLP (NY) has added one full-day schedule for 2Ls.   Weil, Gotshal & […]

EIW Prep Workshop 2015 Webinar

In order to address common EIW questions in a less formal and more “hands on” setting (with concrete examples), Associate Dean Irene Dorzback has recorded a webinar to address:   1) EIW Firm Selection – Where to Start?   2) […]

EIW Event Requirements for 2Ls (2Ls)

There are four event requirements for EIW:   1) 1 Strike-A-Match Session (April 2) If you did not attend Strike-A-Match, you must watch the video of the presentation. Please call the receptionist at 212-998-6090 to schedule a time to view […]

Preparing for EIW Research: Subscribe to Legal Publications (2Ls, 3Ls)

To stay abreast of legal news and help you develop your practice area knowledge and subsequently inform your EIW firm selection, visit the Newsletter Alerts section on the Law.com Network at http://www.alm.law.com/jsp/law/newsletters.jsp.  Readers can choose from a variety of news […]

Drop-in Hours for JDs and LLMs

JD: Counselors will have drop-in hours on Monday – Friday from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m., during which time students may either stop by or call for any assistance. If your work schedule does not permit you to call during this […]

Reading Rewards Program

We want you to read each week’s OCS Docket entries and we want to reward you for staying informed. Read carefully and you will frequently find a prize buried amidst the OCS content.  If you find the prize and want […]

Fall Research Assistant Postings (2Ls, 3Ls, LLMs)

Professor Dina Jansenson is looking for a student interested in being a research assistant, 5 hours per week, during the whole Fall semester (with the potential to continue working during the Spring semester), to help with the negotiation class. The […]

Hot Jobs (2Ls, 3Ls)

Following is a sample of job listings currently active on CSM. You can find additional jobs, as well as get more information on the specific jobs listed below and apply for these jobs through the CSM Job Postings Tab: https://law-nyu-csm.symplicity.com/students. […]

Judicial Clerkship Update for Rising 2Ls

If you are interested in working as a judicial clerk after you graduate and have not already completed the CSM/Symplicity Clerkship Registration form, please click here to complete the form. If you do not register for clerkships on CSM/Symplicity, you […]

TA position for Graduate Lawyering program

The Graduate Lawyering Program is seeking rising 2Ls and 3Ls to serve as teaching assistants for Graduate Lawyering I. There will be 11 sections in the fall. The 9 one-credit sections meet every other week; the 2 two-credit sections meet […]

Call for submissions – Images of Inequality: seeing disparity through a human rights lens

We live in a staggeringly unequal world. The growing gap between the rich and the poor within and between countries has spurred outcry from nearly all corners:  Protestors have taken to the streets across the globe, from Zuccotti Park and Ferguson, […]

Hauser Global Law School Program Seeks Research Assistants for Fall 2015 (2L, 3L, LLM) (Deadline: FRIDAY, JULY 31)

The Hauser Global Law School Program is currently accepting applications for Research Assistants for our fall 2015 Global Faculty. The position allows up to 20 hours per week at $12 per hour. Projects will include assisting professors with course materials […]

Bradley Fellowships for the 2015–16 Academic Year

We have received from The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation five fellowships of $5,000 each for the 2015–16 academic year. Third year students currently enrolled are eligible to apply.   Bradley Student Fellowships are designed to support Bradley’s own academic […]

Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship

The Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship provides opportunities for U.S. citizens to serve in professional placements in a foreign government ministry or institution within partner governments. Fulbright-Clinton fellows build mutual understanding and contribute to strengthening the public sector while gaining hands-on public sector […]

2015-2016 Locker Assignment Dates

All full-time commuting students (with an off-campus address on NYU Albert) will be assigned a locker in the Law School for the entire academic year. The 2015-16 academic year lockers will be emailed to all qualifying students on Tuesday, August […]