PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

Sept. 25: International Fellowships Information Session for LLMs

There will be an information session for LLMs on Monday, September 25th, from 1:00 to 2:00pm, in Furman Hall, Room 216, regarding international LLM post-graduate opportunities through the International Law and Human Rights Fellowship, International Finance and Development Fellowship, International Court […]

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. 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 […]

Aug. 30: Welcome Reception for Incoming Students

Join PILC at a welcome reception for all incoming 1Ls, LLMs, and transfer students!  Be inspired by a keynote speech from ACLU staff attorney Jason Williamson ‘06 and enjoy drinks and hors d’oeuvres with like-minded students!   Date: Wednesday, August […]

Aug. 29: LLM Orientation: Pro Bono Information Session

This is a mandatory session for LLM students intending to fulfill the New York State Bar pro bono requirement during their time at NYU. PILC will give an overview of pro bono: what to expect, how to apply for opportunities, […]

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 […]

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 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 arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: frenchfries   3Ls Post Grad Oregon Department of Justice […]

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. 6: Fulbright US Student Program NYU Internal Deadline

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, and administered by the Institute for International Education (IIE), offers diverse opportunities for research and cultural exchange for current U.S. students and recent graduates. Over the course of […]

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 […]

LLM Pro Bono Opportunity – Sidley Austin’s Emerging Enterprises Pro Bono Program

Major international law firm Sidley Austin seeks several NYU LLM students for a pro bono legal internship placement with their award-winning Emerging Enterprises Pro Bono Program (formerly the Africa-Asia Agricultural Enterprise Pro Bono Program).   Launched by Sidley in 2012, […]

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, […]

Aug. 11: ABA Criminal Justice Section Young Lawyers Committee Welcome Reception

The ABA Criminal Justice Section Young Lawyers Committee (YLC) is excited to announce our inaugural mentorship program!  Since we will be in NYC during its launch for the ABA annual meeting, we would also like to extend an invitation to NYU […]

Jul. 21: Lawyering Peace – Building a Peace Agreement in Syria

LAWYERING PEACE: A SKILLS-BASED NEGOTIATION SIMULATION SERIES FOR LAW STUDENTS   July 21st, 2017 Time: 5:30 – 8:30 pm Location: Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP 1152 15th St NW Washington, D.C. 20005   The Public International Law & Policy Group […]

Jul. 25/26/27: Webinar on the Attorney General’s Honors Program and Summer Law Intern Program

The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management is hosting a webinar on the Attorney General’s Honors Program (HP) and Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP).  This webinar is open to law students and judicial law clerks throughout the country.   During the webinars, participants […]

Jul. 28: Furman Public Policy Scholarship Program Deadline

NYU Law is proud to announce that the Furman Public Policy Scholarship Program will grant partial tuition scholarships for two years to two rising 2Ls who have strong background and interest in public policy.   The Furman Public Policy Scholarship […]

Jul. 19: Summer Mixer – Employment Law Meets Civil Rights

WHAT: Cocktails & Conversation: Connect with attorneys working to advance civil rights and employee rights.   REMARKS BY: David Lopez, former General Counsel of the EEOC, partner at Outten & Golden will discuss opportunities for aspiring civil rights and employment […]

Jul. 13: US DOJ Career Information Fair

UPDATE: Spots for the Career Information Fair are now filled.  To learn more about the Attorney General’s Honors Program, the Summer Law Intern Program, or volunteer law student positions, please visit the following websites: https://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/entry-level-attorneys https://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/summer-law-intern-program https://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/volunteer-legal-internships     The […]

Jun. 22: Join PILC for Breakfast in D.C.

Please join PILC for a discussion with Ari Bassin ’06 about developing a career as a government lawyer. Currently, Mr. Bassin is a Senior Policy Advisor focused on Transitional Justice for the US Department of State’s Office of Global Criminal […]

Jun. 23: Lawyering Peace: A Skills-Based Negotiation Simulation Series

June 23, 2017 Time: 5:30 – 8:30 pm Location: 815 Connecticut Ave. NW Washington, D.C. 20006   The Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG) cordially invites law students in the Washington, D.C. area to participate in the upcoming session […]

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 arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: frenchfries   1Ls No further deadlines until December

Jun. 13: NYS Office of the Attorney General Recruitment Open House

The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is hosting a Recruitment Open House on the evening of June 13th in Syracuse.  Attorneys and law students will be able to meet attorneys who work for the OAG in […]