PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

Kirkland & Ellis Fellowship

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 […]

What is the Helaine Barnett Fellowship at the Legal Services Corporation and how do I apply?

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 […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of November 20

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 2:00 to 3:00 pm Tuesday, from 1:00 to […]

Hot Post-Grad Jobs For 3Ls

The CSM/Symplicity system is updated continually as job, fellowship, and internship information comes in to PILC, OCS, and JCO.  Please continue to check this system frequently for the most comprehensive, targeted, and up-to the-minute information. Symplicity can be accessed via this […]

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   Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of each […]

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   Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of each […]

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   Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of each […]

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   Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of Fellowship and Internships […]

Dec. 1: PILC Fair Registration Deadline

The Public Interest Law Center is pleased to invite you to NYU Law’s 41st annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair onThursday and Friday, February 8 and 9, 2018!   Student registration opens on November 1 at 9:00 a.m. and closes on December 1 at 11:59 p.m.   […]

Dec. 1: Boren Scholarship Deadline

Boren Scholarships provide funding for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages critical to U.S. interests. The typical period of time for the grant is a summer + one semester (or a full academic year). Awards can be […]

Dec. 1: Summer Funding Registration Deadline

THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR SUMMER FUNDING IS QUICKLY APPROACHING.  Friday, December 1 is the last day for 1Ls and 2Ls to register for summer funding.  Even if you are uncertain as to your summer plans, you should register […]

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.   […]

Nov. 13: PILC/PILSA Mixer-Make the Most of Your Break

Join PILC and PILSA at this pre-break mixer. Get tips from fellow students and counselors on ways to use your winter break to advance your public interest job search. Please RSVP here (so we make sure there is enough pizza). […]

Nov. 14: NYS Excelsior Fellowship Information Session

Calling all 3Ls who may be interested in working for New York State on issues ranging from energy and environmental conservation to human rights and criminal justice.  Please join representatives of the NYS Governor’s Office for an information session concerning […]

Nov. 15: Critical Language Scholarship Deadline

The Critical Language Scholarship Program is an eight to ten week fully-funded language and cultural enrichment summer program of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students […]

Nov. 16: Kent Hirozawa ’82 will deliver the 2017 Frank J. Guarini Government Lecture

Kent Hirozawa ’82 will be the featured speaker at this year’s Guarini Government Lecture presented by PILC.  The lecture and subsequent reception will be held in Greenberg Lounge from 6:00 to 7:30 on November 16th. Mr. Hirozawa was nominated by President Obama […]

Nov. 17: Advocating for Workplace Justice Panel

Please join PILC and the Peggy Browning Fund for a workplace justice panel featuring labor law practitioners from union-side firms, the government, and labor unions.  The panel will take place on Friday, November 17, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM […]

Nov. 6-9: Digital Media Zone, Law, Justice and Development Week 2017

As part of the Law, Justice and Development Week 2017 organized by the World Bank’s Legal Vice Presidency and focused on “GENDER, LAW and DEVELOPMENT”, the organization is producing a 4 day-long communication initiative, the Digital Media Zone, which will […]

Nov. 6: Legal Aid Society Diversity Open House

On Monday, November 6, 2017, at 6:00 p.m., The Legal Aid Society welcomes 1L and 2L law students to attend our Fifth Annual Diversity Fair. Hosted by Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP, the Diversity Fair will offer law students the opportunity […]

Nov. 8: Discussion on The Current and Expanding Role of State AG’s Offices

Please join PILC on November 8 from 1:00–2:00pm in FH 210 for a discussion with former Attorney General of Maine, James E. Tierney, about the world and work of State Attorneys General offices nationwide. Mr. Tierney will speak about the broadening role of State AG offices.  Mr. […]

Nov. 8: Justice Catalyst Information Session

Join PILC on Wednesday, November 8, at 12:00 PM in the PILC/OCS Library to learn about post-graduate project fellowship opportunities with  Justice Catalyst (http://justicecatalyst.org/).  Justice Catalyst activates path-breaking approaches to social justice lawyering and affirmative litigation that have real-world impact […]

Nov. 10: Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Fellowship Deadline

The application period for the Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Fellowship (2018-2019) is now open. The Fellowship will commence in September of 2018 for the period of one year. One position is available.   Please note: Partnership for Children’s Rights is in […]

Pro Bono Opportunity – ACLU of Alaska – Alaska Prisoner’s Rights Guide

The ACLU of Alaska’s Alaska Prisoner’s Rights Guide is a highly requested resource that, unfortunately, hasn’t been updated since 2010. Because of the near-daily requests we get from incarcerated individuals, we feel it is of high priority to update it to […]

New York Women’s Bar Association Foundation Paid Part-Time NYU Law Student Fellowship

Her Justice seeks a NYU Law student for each semester of the academic year to serve as the New York Women’s Bar Association Foundation (NYWBAF) Fellow. The position requires 10-20 hours per week. The fellowship is funded by the NYWBAF […]

NOV. 6: Information Session – Staff Attorney Positions with Federal Appellate Courts

Date: Monday, November 6 Time: 12:50-1:50 Where: Furman Hall, Suite 430, Student Library RSVP: Click here to RSVP  for this event or go to the “Events” page of your CSM/Symplicity account   Jason Brener, Senior Staff Attorney at the Staff Attorney’s Office […]

Apply Now for the Masiyiwa-Bernstein Fellowship (Deadline 11/4)

The Masiyiwa-Bernstein Fellowship provides three graduating JD students with the opportunity to spend one year working with an innovative human rights organization. Fellows will be selected to work with Human Rights First, Make the Road NY, and NYU Stern’s Center for Business and […]

Oct. 30: Black Voices on Immigration – Perspectives from the African Diaspora in the United States

Black Voices on Immigration:  Perspectives from the African Diaspora in the United States   October 30th, Sexton Lounge, NYU Law School 245 Sullivan Street, 2nd Floor. Dinner: 6:00pm – 6:30pm Panel Discussion: 6:30pm – 8:00pm *Event is Open to the Public*   […]

Oct. 30: Information Session with The Legal Aid Society

Please join The Legal Aid Society for an information session on October 30 at 12:45 p.m.! The Legal Aid Society is the oldest and largest nonprofit organization in the United States providing free legal services for clients who cannot afford […]

Oct. 30: 2017-18 International Finance and Development Fellowship Deadline

The Public Interest Law Center is pleased to announce the 2017-18 International Finance and Development (IFD) Fellowships. Current full-time LLM students at NYU School of Law are eligible to apply. This year we expect to select fourteen students as IFD […]

Oct. 30: Salzburg Global Seminar/Lloyd N. Cutler Fellows in International Law Application Deadline

New York University (NYU) School of Law is accepting applications for the Salzburg Lloyd N. Cutler Fellows Program. The Salzburg Cutler Fellows Program brings together 55 of the nation’s top law students with leading academics, judges, and practitioners in the fields of private and public international law. […]