Posts of interest to 2L students

Posts of interest to 2L students

Sept. 25: Brown Bag Lunch with Cohen Milstein

Brown bag lunch with partners from the NY and DC offices of a prominent public interest law firm, Cohen Milstein. Kalpana Kotagal is a partner in the firm’s DC office and a member of the Civil Rights & Employment practice […]

Sept. 11: International Post-Graduate Fellowships for JDs

This is an information session for 2L and 3L students who are interested in international post-graduate public interest fellowships.  The main focus will be on those fellowships that are exclusive to NYU graduates, namely the Human Rights Watch Fellowship, the […]

Sept. 8 – The Gender and Transformation: Women in Europe

The Jean Monnet Center and Center for European and Mediterranean Studies at NYU warmly invite you to The Gender and Transformation: Women in Europe workshop where Dr. Barbara Havelková (University of Oxford: Shaw Foundation Fellow in Law) will present her book […]

Sept. 18: Pro Bono Requirement Information Session

To be admitted to the New York State Bar, all students must complete at least 50 hours of eligible pro bono work. Attend this information session with Miriam Eckenfels-Garcia from PILC to learn what counts, what doesn’t count, how to […]

Sept. 6: Colorado State Public Defender Information Session

Thinking about becoming a public defender? The Office of the Colorado State Public Defender plans to hire around 50 3Ls for entry-level positions and over 20 2Ls for paid summer internships. Learn about these incredible opportunities to work at a leading public […]

Oct 27-28: Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair, Registration Deadline is Sept 13

Equal Justice Works is hosting its annual conference and career fair on Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28, in Arlington, Virginia.   More than 150 public interest employers will conduct interviews for internships and full-time jobs and meet with students […]

2017 Food Law Student Leadership Summit


James E. Beckley Securities Arbitration and Law Writing Competition

The PIABA Foundation is proud to announce the James E. Beckley Securities Arbitration and Law Writing Competition. The program is open to all students who are attending law school and full-time students who are not law students but they write […]

2017 Bruce M. Stargatt Legal Ethics Writing Competition

This writing competition is made possible by an initial generous gift to the Delaware Bar Foundation from Mrs. Barbara Stargatt and her family in memory of her late husband, Bruce M. Stargatt. Bruce was a distinguished Delaware lawyer who, among […]

2017 Judge John R. Brown Award for Excellence in Legal Writing

The Judge John R. Brown Scholarship Foundation is pleased to announce the twenty-fourth annual Brown Award. The Award is in recognition of Excellence in Legal Writing in American Law Schools. Any law student currently enrolled in an accredited law school […]

Center for Alcohol Policy – 10th Annual National Essay Contest

The Center for Alcohol Policy is now accepting entries for its 10th Annual National Essay Contest. The Center’s national essay contest is intended to foster debate, analysis and examination of state alcohol regulation.   The topic for this year’s contest […]

Professor Adler Seeks Summer Research Assistant

Professor Adler seeks an RA to work with articles on Art Law and Copyright Law. Dates of employment approximately August 14 until October 1 with flexible work hours. Possible to do work remotely. Can continue through the full fall semester, […]

Columbia/NYU Exchange Program – Fall 2017

On Monday, August 21, 2017 at 12:00 noon, registration for the Columbia Law School/NYU School of Law Exchange Program begins. Important information about the program, the link to the online request form, and the list of Columbia classes for which […]

SEP. 11: Judicial Clerkship Meeting for 2L and First-Time 3L Applicants

Date: Monday, September 11 Time: 12:50-1:50 PM Where: Furman Hall, Room 216 RSVP: Click here to RSVP  for this event or log into your CSM/Symplicity account and go to the Events page.   The process for applying for judicial clerkships […]

SEP 18: Chief Justice Stuart Rabner (NJ Supreme Court) and Judge Rowan Wilson (NY Court of Appeals) Discuss Clerking with a State Supreme Court Justice

Date: Monday, September 18 Time: 1:00-2:00 PM Where: Vanderbilt Hall, Snow Dining Room, 4th Floor RSVP: Click here to RSVP  for this event or log into your CSM/Symplicity account and go to the Events page.   Chief Justice Stuart Rabner, […]

OCT. 16: Nuts & Bolts of Creating Judicial Clerkship PAPER and OSCAR Applications

Date: Monday, October 16 Time: 12:50-1:50 p.m. Where: Furman Hall, Room 214 RSVP: Click here to RSVP  for this event or go to the “Events” page of your CSM/Symplicity account   The Judicial Clerkship Office (JCO) will hold a “How-To Session” on […]

Complimentary Tickets to See “Crown Heights”

Writer and director Matt Ruskin is offering 10 complimentary tickets to see his latest film, Crown Heights, to NYU students interested in criminal justice.   Crown Heights tells the true story of Colin Warner, who was wrongfully convicted of murder, and the […]

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 arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: frenchfries   Fall Federal Aviation Administration – Law Honors […]

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 arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc password: frenchfries   INTERNSHIPS   Fall Brennan Center For Justice – […]

Aug. 21: Deadline to Apply for Funding to Attend National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference in October

Rising NYU 2Ls and 3Ls are invited to apply for funding to attend the Peggy Browning National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference.  The conference will take place October 13 and 14 at the Conference Center at the Maritime Institute in […]

Sept. 7: PILCapalooza: An Introduction to Public Interest Lawyering (All Class Levels)

The Public Interest Law Center (PILC) presents PILCapalooza: An Introduction to Public Interest Lawyering – an event for 1Ls, 2Ls, 3Ls, and LLMs to kick off the fall semester. This program offers an opportunity to jump-start your career planning for the […]

Sept. 15: Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship Fund Scholarships Deadline

The Puerto Rican Bar Association, Inc. (“PRBA”) was established in 1957, 60 years ago with the purpose of offering both personal and professional support to Puerto Rican and Latino attorneys in an effort to address the concerns of a rapidly […]

Oct. 13-15: Animal Law Conference

The Animal Law Conference gives attorneys, law students, professors, and activists from around the world a place to share ideas, knowledge, and practical skills about advancing the interests of animals through the legal system. The Conference is co-presented by the […]

Pro Bono Opportunity – Asian American Bar Association of NY Pro Bono Clinic in Chinatown

The AABANY Pro Bono Clinic in Chinatown takes place on the second Wednesday of each month from 6:30PM-8:30PM at the Chinese Chamber of Commerce, 33 Bowery, Ste. C202, New York, NY 10002 and provides free legal advice to walk-in clients, answering […]

Pro Bono Opportunity – Legal Services NYC’s Bankruptcy Assistance Project

Organization: The New York City Bankruptcy Assistance Project (NYC BAP) is part of Legal Services NYC, the largest provider of civil legal services in the United States. Legal volunteers work to save New York’s most vulnerable residents from wage garnishments, […]

Judicial Clerkship Update for Rising 2Ls

If you are interested in clerking 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 may miss out on important emails about […]

Aug. 15 – Sept. 13: Walk for Work with Associate Dean Dorzback (2Ls, 3Ls)

Associate Dean Dorzback is 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 CSM.

Drop-in Hours for JDs and LLMs

Drop-in appointments may be conducted in person or by phone. You may call the front desk at (212) 998-6090 beginning at 9:30 a.m. to reserve a spot for that day’s drops.   JD: Mondays: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 […]

Professor Ilya Beylin Seeks Fall & Spring Research Assistants

Professor Beylin is seeking one or more research assistants for the fall and spring. The research assistant(s) would work on a project relating to how culture and custom substitute for agreement in criminal enterprise, and how this substitution decriminalizes otherwise […]

Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law Student Fellowship Program

The Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law engages in research, public education, advocacy, and litigation to advance its mission of shaping how people understand, diagnose, and address issues of race and inequality. We are seeking applications from rising 2L, 3L, and […]