Feb. 27: Jumpstarting your 3L Public Interest Job Search

Calling all public interest 2Ls!  During this panel, you will hear from current 3Ls, with diverse interests, who have navigated the public interest post-graduate job search.  Receive job search strategies, learn about different post-graduate opportunities, and hear what 3Ls wish […]

Feb. 28: NYU Law’s Annual Public Service Benefit

The Benefit will celebrate the commitment of the entire NYU Law community to public service, and recognize the accomplishments of two distinguished alumni and one student group for their public service work. The Benefit will also continue the NYU Law […]

Feb. 23: Voice From the Field: Conversation with Vikram Raghavan, Lead Counsel at the World Bank

Join PILC, ILS, LSHR and SALSA for a conversation with Vikram Raghavan (LLM 98). Vikram is lead counsel and legal advisor for conflict, refugees, and macro-economics at the World Bank. His expertise includes forced displacement, crises, disasters and emergencies, military […]

Feb. 23: Annual Latinx Rights Scholarship Symposium: Central American Women and the Journey North

This year’s symposium will focus on the unique struggles faced by immigrant women and girls as they embark on the journey from their homes in Central America to the U.S.-Mexico border.   Date: Friday, February 23rd Time: 12:00am-4:00pm Location: Lipton Hall Please […]

Feb. 12: Hague Conference on Private International Law Summer Internship Deadline

The Hague Conference on Private International Law (in The Hague, Netherlands) is once again offering a summer internship for students with grants for international internships. The Secretariat has indicated that there is only one position for summer 2018.   The […]

Feb. 15: ACS Career and Networking Panel

Please join the NYU Law chapter of the American Constitution Society in Golding Lounge at 6:30 pm on Thursday, February 15 for a panel discussion with practicing attorneys about how they incorporated progressive values into their legal careers. Panelists from across the private and […]

Feb. 8: Fulbright Information Session

Once a year the Office of Global Awards at NYU hosts a Fulbright Information session. This year’s session will take place on Thursday February 8 at 5:00 p.m. (12 Washington Place). You should attend if you are interested in learning […]

Feb. 8-9: 41st Annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair

The Public Interest Law Center (PILC) at New York University School of Law will hold its 41st annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair on February 8 & 9, 2018.  It is the largest fair of its kind in the country.   […]

Feb. 9: Access to Justice Tech Fellows Program Deadline

The Access to Justice Tech Fellows Program is seeking diverse and entrepreneurial-minded first and second year law students who are passionate about social justice and want to spend the next summer learning new ways to leverage technology to a real-life legal […]

Feb. 11: Rural Summer Legal Corps Application Deadline

Equal Justice Works is seeking applications from students to fill 30 exciting positions in rural communities nationwide in the Rural Summer Legal Corps program. Selected participants will begin the summer with intensive training in DC from poverty law experts on […]

Jan. 29: How to Be an Effective Activist

Issues surrounding civil rights continue to spark intense debate and protests around the globe—driving people to mobilize and push for meaningful change. But being an effective activist takes more than passion and guts. Activists need to channel and focus their […]

Jan. 30: 21st Annual Attorney General Robert Abrams Public Service Lecture

This is the 21st annual public service lecture sponsored by former New York Attorney General Robert Abrams ’63. Each year a prominent public figure who has performed exemplary public service addresses the students, faculty, alumni and friends of the New […]

Jan. 31: 1L & 2L Summer International Internships

Join PILC to learn about the nuts and bolts of the international public interest internship search process. You will hear directly from students with international internship experience about how they found their job and what their summer abroad was like. […]

Feb. 1/8: Consumer Protection Career Panels

The ABA Section of Antitrust Law Consumer Protection Committee is hosting two teleconferences on careers in consumer protection and privacy law for law students and young lawyers on February 1 and February 8, 2018 at 3 pm ET. Join current […]

Feb. 2: FCC/Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau and International Bureau Webinar

The FCC’s Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (PSHSB) and International Bureau are hosting a webinar to invite students to learn more about the PSHSB’s and International Bureau’s Washington, DC summer internship programs. Through the Bureaus’ internship program, students gain hands-on experience in […]

Feb. 2: Career Fair: Interviewing and “Table Talk”

Please join us for a workshop to help prepare you for successful interviewing and networking at the upcoming Public Interest Legal Career Fair. Date: Friday, February 2nd Time: 12:00-1:00pm Room: VH 206 Please RSVP here.

Pro Bono Opportunity – Her Justice – Child Support Court Watching Project (Spring 2018)

Child support is critically important to children and parents: it lifts children out of poverty, and promotes fairness between parents in meeting the costs of raising children. In the New York State court system, delays and other challenges in support […]

Scrofano Law PC Aspiring Public Defender Scholarship

Scrofano Law PC is a premiere DUI and criminal defense law firm in Washington, DC. At Scrofano Law PC, we believe that working as a public defender is one of the highest callings in the legal profession. Too often public […]

Deborah T. Poritz Summer Public Interest Legal Fellowship Program

Legal Services of New Jersey (LSNJ) invites applications from first and second year law students for the paid Deborah T. Poritz Summer Public Interest Legal Fellowship Program beginning in May 2018. Students placed in this summer program gain experience in […]

Jan. 22: 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 […]

Jan. 22: Direct Client Services Volunteer Opportunities Panel

Monday, January 22nd from 1pm to 2pm in Furman 210.   Want to get involved in direct client volunteer work? Looking for ways to build your legal skills while giving back to the community? Join several direct-client services student organizations, including the Identity Documents […]

Jan. 16: Kirkland & Ellis Fellowship Deadline

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

Jan. 17: Brown Bag Lunch with McCracken, Stemerman & Holsberry

Please join PILC for a brown bag lunch with partner Kristin Martin from the prominent West Coast public interest law firm, McCracken, Stemerman & Holsberry, LLP (formerly Davis, Cowell & Bowe, LLP). Kristin is a partner in MSH’s San Francisco […]

Jan. 18: Legal Services NYC Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Open House

Legal Services NYC invites your diverse law student members to attend our  Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Open House on January 18, 2018  at Brooklyn  Law School. See below and attachment.   The  January 18th Diversity, Equity and Inclusion  (DEI)  Open […]

Jan. 18/19: Webinar on Volunteer Legal Internships with the U.S. Department of Justice

The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management is hosting a webinar on the U.S. Department of Justice’s Volunteer Legal Internship Program.  The webinar will provide an opportunity for students to learn about summer and academic-year vacancies, the application process, and answer any questions about […]

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, […]

Jan. 14: Helaine Barnett Fellowship Deadline

The New York University (NYU) School of Law is excited to announce the continuation of the Helaine Barnett Summer Fellowship Program for a law student at the NYU School of Law to work with the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) at […]

Pro Bono Opportunity – Pro Bono Placement – Legal Aid Society – Bedford Union Armory

The Bedford Union Armory has been a part of Crown Heights since 1905. The City, which owns the site, is proposing a redevelopment plan which would lease the site to a developer in order to build 50% luxury and 50% […]

Pro Bono Opportunity – Southern Poverty Law Center – Southeast Immigrant Freedom Initiative

Immigrants with legal counsel are more than 10 times as likely to succeed in their cases as detained immigrants without a lawyer. Yet, the great majority of immigrant detainees, especially in the Southeast, are not represented. The Southeast Immigrant Freedom Initiative relies […]

Pro Bono Opportunity – Urban Justice Center – Volunteer Translators

The Immigrants’ Rights Team of the Urban Justice Center’s Community Development Project is looking for volunteers to help with translation/interpretation of Arabic (Mauritanian preferably).  Please contact Shanti Tharayil at Note: This is posted as an opportunity to perform volunteer legal […]