May 22: Deadline: Future Now Media & Entertainment Conference on June 1 – 2

June 1 – 2, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., The Sheen Center, 18 Bleecker Street, New York, NY   The industry’s most influential leaders, senior executives and professionals will share insights about the broadcast, cable and digital media businesses along […]

June 1: Application Deadline: 2017-18 NYCBA Student Ambassador Program (1Ls, 2Ls, LLMs)

The student ambassador position at the New York City Bar Association provides an opportunity for law students to take a leadership role within the Association. This is an excellent position for any law student ready to jump-start his/her career and […]

June 20: NYCBA Summer Associates & Interns Annual Reception

Tuesday, June 20, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., 42 West 44th Street New York, NY 10036   The New York City Bar will host the annual welcoming reception in honor of summer associates and interns, their mentors and colleagues. Guests can […]

Aug. 15: Application Deadline: NYCBA New Lawyer Institute Program

The purpose of the NLI Program is to prepare law school graduates to be successful in the legal profession in New York. The NLI provides new lawyers with a professional home at the New York City Bar. Its curriculum is […]

Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York (WBASNY): Free Student Membership

Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York is a community dedicated to supporting the interests, education, and professional development of our future attorney’s.   For over 30 years, WBASNY has provided its members with an unmatched network of […]

Employee Benefits Writing Prize

The American College of Employee Benefits Counsel’s Employee Benefits Writing Prize   SUBJECT: Any topic in the field of employee benefits law. OPEN TO: Any J.D. and graduate (L.L.M. or S.J.D.) law students enrolled at any time between August 15, […]

2017 Chicago-Kent College of Law / Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize

Entries will be accepted through July 1, 2017, for the Chicago-Kent College of Law / Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize, a scholarly writing competition that honors an outstanding article or book on a topic exploring the tension between civil […]

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 […]

Lawyering and Graduate Lawyering TA Applications

All rising 2Ls and 3Ls are invited to apply for Teaching Assistant positions for the Lawyering Program. Applications should be submitted via this link: https://its.law.nyu.edu/lawyeringTASignup/index.cfm?fuseaction=student.main from May 22nd through June 9th.   You should apply to each faculty member individually. […]

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 […]

Advanced Professional Certificate in Law and Business

Summer Plans? Check out the Advanced Professional Certificate in Law and Business Summer 2017, June 19 – July 28   The NYU Stern Advanced Professional Certificate in Law & Business (APCLB) an be taken by JD students after their first […]

The ABA SEER 2017 Public Land and Resources Law Student Writing Competition

This Competition is sponsored by Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources of the American Bar Association. The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to attract students to […]

The Warren E. Burger Prize

The American Inns of Court Warren E. Burger Prize is a writing competition designed to promote scholarship in the areas of professionalism, ethics, civility, and excellence.   You are invited to submit an original, unpublished essay of 10,000-20,000 words on […]

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 […]

Endangered Species 2017 Law Student Writing Competition

The Endangered Species Committee of the ABA Law Student Writing Prize: The author of the article deemed best by a panel of judges will receive a $1,000 cash prize; the second place winner will receive a $750 cash prize; and the third place […]

2017 Puerto Rico Bar Association Scholarship

The Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship Fund, Inc. (“Scholarship Fund”) is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship. The Scholarship Fund was established to promote diversity within the legal profession by providing scholarships to students of Puerto Rican and Latino […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of May 15

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 arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: pomegranate   1Ls No current deadines

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: pomegranate   2Ls Fall Smithsonian Institution – Legal Internship […]

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: pomegranate   3Ls Fall Smithsonian Institution – Legal Internship […]

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: pomegranate   FELLOWSHIPS Women’s Policy Inc. (Washington, DC) – 2018 […]

2017 Schulte Roth & Zabel Academic Year Fellowship

New York Lawyers for the Public Interest (NYLPI), a non-profit civil rights law firm, is accepting applications for a distinguished fellowship sponsored by Schulte Roth & Zabel. The Fellow will contribute to social justice work at NYLPI during the 2017-2018 […]

Before You Start Your Summer Internship: New York State Pro Bono Requirement

Students spending their summer working for a not-for-profit organization, government agency, or a judge may want to count their internship toward the New York State Bar 50-hour pro bono requirement.   Internships with a broad range of organizations including legal […]

May 17: Summer Rent Discount Program Deadline

NYU Law is very pleased to announce a Summer Rent Discount Program for current students and 2017 graduates who plan to live in NYU housing while working in public interest positions this summer.  To be eligible for the Program, you […]

May 19: Brazil Business Dispute Management Congress

CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN TIMES OF CRISIS is the theme of the 5th CPR Business Dispute Management Congress which will be held May 19th, 2017 in Curitiba.  Join Arruda Alvim, GST LLP, Renault, Valmet, SwissRe, Assurant, Shell, Pfizer, Jurídico de Saias, […]

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 […]

Summer 2017 Internship – Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging

The Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging seeks applications from first- and second-year JD students for a full-time summer internship, which will run for about 10 weeks between June and August, 2017. The Center’s mission is to advance interdisciplinary legal […]

Quiet Hours and Study Room Reservations

Quiet Hours Quiet Hours will be strictly enforced during the exam period.  Twenty-four hour quiet hours begin on Friday, April 14th at 5:00 p.m. and continue until Wednesday, May 17th at 5:00 p.m.  As you complete your individual exams/papers, please […]

Important Upcoming Dates and Deadlines

MAY 2017 May 17 – Last day of Quiet Hours & Study Room Reservations May 18 – Non-graduating residents must check out by 12:00 noon May 20 – Graduating residents must check out by 12:00 noon May 21 – Room […]

Summer Housing Spaces Available!

Current students who will be in New York City for the summer and wish to remain within our residential community during the 2017 summer term are encouraged to apply for summer housing through the NYU housing portal.   Please click […]