PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Sept. 8

For career planning questions that can be answered in 10 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Tuesday, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm with Linda Wayner Wednesday, from 3:30 […]

Sept. 8: Vanita Gupta Lecture

12:30PM-1:50PM, Tuesday, September 8, 2015, Lipton Hall Please join the Public Interest Law Center for the Vanita Gupta Lecture at NYU School of Law. Vanita Gupta, ’01, currently serves as Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General and head of Civil Rights […]

Public Interest Student Retreat: September 20 (1Ls, LLMs, Transfers)

The Public Interest Law Center (PILC) enthusiastically invites incoming students—1Ls, LLMs, and transfers—to attend a public interest student retreat at Furman Hall on Sunday, September 20! The retreat will commence at 12:00 noon with a brunch, followed by a keynote […]

Important Update to the New York State Bar Pro Bono Requirement (1L, 2L, 3L, LLM)

The New York Court of Appeals has amended the supervision requirement for the 50-hour pro bono rule. Until recently, in order to qualify under the rule, attorneys supervising pro bono work had to be admitted to practice “in the jurisdiction […]

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Aug. 31

For career planning questions that can be answered in 10 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week:   Tuesday, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm with Linda Wayner Wednesday, from […]

Sept. 14: PILC and CHRGJ Luncheon

Monday, September 14, 2015  |  12:30 PM – 2:00 PM Snow Dining Room, Vanderbilt Hall Join PILC and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) for lunch with Mitra Ebadolahi (JD 2008 and LLM 2011). Mitra is a […]

Aug. 31: Public Interest Law Center Launch Event for 2L & 3L Students

The PILC Launch Event and Alumni Reception is REQUIRED for 2Ls seeking Summer Funding and HIGHLY recommended for 3Ls interested in a career in public service. In a single evening, we will present information from top alumni practitioners about obtaining jobs […]

Upcoming Event on Public Interest Law (1Ls)

Welcome to the class of 2018! In October, the Public Interest Law Center will hold an information session for 1Ls about launching a public interest career and finding public interest summer internships. However, some of you may be eager to […]

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 2014-15 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: artichoke State, Department of – 3-Year New Attorney Program […]

LLM Pro Bono Opportunities – Fall 2015

All students intending to take the New York State Bar Exam after the LLM must have completed at least 50 hours of qualifying pro bono work by the time they apply for admission. To find pro bono opportunities commencing in […]

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 2014-15 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: artichoke Commerce, Department of – Office of General Counsel […]

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 2014-15 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: artichoke Summer Federal Trade Commission – Summer Honors Legal […]

2015-2016 Arizona Government Honors & Internship Handbook now avaialable

The Arizona Government Honors & Internship Handbook has an all new look for 2015-2016, as well as a new login scheme. To access the online Government Handbook, go to: arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc You will prompted for a password: artichoke  

Peggy Browning Fund’s 17th Annual National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference

The 17th annual National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference will be held on Friday & Saturday, October 16 & 17, 2015, at the Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, just outside Baltimore, MD. With multiple interactive workshops, panel discussions and […]

Federal Government Opportunity at EIW

Federal Government Opportunity at EIW – Sign up! Interested in federal government? Want significant, hands-on experience for your 2L summer? Sign up through EIW starting August 6 for an interview with the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), a federal agency […]

NYSBA Labor and Employment Law Section: Stein Memorial Law Student Writing Competition

The Stein Memorial Law Student Writing Competition recognizes excellence among law students writing in the area of labor and employment law.  It is also aimed at cultivating a relationship between the NYSBA Labor and Employment Section and future labor and […]

The Reach of the Landmarks Law: A Balancing Act Panel

The Museum of the City of New York presents The Reach of the Landmarks Law: A Balancing Act,  a conversation with: Leonard Koerner, Chief Assistant Corporation Counsel, NYC Law Department, Office of the Corporation Alison G. Greenberg, Partner, Calcagni & Kanefsky Paul W. […]

June 10: Frank J. Guarini Event in Washington, DC

Public and Private Sector Networking Reception Wednesday, June 10 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. At the home of Amy Schwartz and Eric Koenig ’84 2337 California Street N.W., Washington, D.C. 20008 Our annual networking reception provides a great opportunity for NYU Law […]

Seeking Applications: FURMAN PUBLIC POLICY SCHOLARSHIP–JD Class of 2017

NYU School of Law’s Furman Public Policy Scholarship supports and trains future leaders in public policy through a scholarship program that includes mentorship, curricular offerings, and assistance in obtaining policy-oriented summer internships and post-graduate employment.  Scholars are guaranteed placement in […]

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours on Hiatus

The Public Interest Law Center will not be holding Drop-in Counseling Hours beginning the week of May 18. Regular counseling appointments are available, and in lieu of scheduled Drop-ins, PILC counselors will be available on hand during the day for […]

LLM Pro Bono Opportunities for Summer 2015 (LLMs)

Looking for opportunities to complete the 50-hour pro bono requirement after the Bar exam?  PILC is working to establish pro bono placements for alumni during August 2015, which will be posted periodically to Symplicity.  Please check Symplicity regularly (starting now), […]

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of May 11

For career planning questions that can be answered in 10 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Monday, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm with  Linda Wayner Tuesday, from […]

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of May 4

For career planning questions that can be answered in 10 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Monday, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm with  Linda Wayner Tuesday, from […]

Rising 3Ls and Rising Clerks: Sign up for the Project Fellowship Mentorship Program

Rising 3Ls and clerks who intend to apply for project fellowships, such as Equal Justice Works and Skadden, this fall are strongly encouraged to participate as a mentee in the Project Fellowship Mentorship Program. This program will connect you with […]

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Apr. 27

For career planning questions that can be answered in 10 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Monday, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm with  Linda Wayner Tuesday, from […]

Apr. 21: EBRD Information Session

European Bank for Reconstruction & Development Careers Information Session Tuesday, April 21, 2015  |  11:00 AM – 11:50 AM FH 430, OCS/PILC Library To attend, RSVP via Symplicty/CSM. The EBRD is a public international financial institution mainly investing in the […]

May 4: Lunch with Bob Ferguson

Monday, May 4, 2015  |  12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Furman Hall 430, OCS / PILC Library Please join PILC for an informal lunch discussion with Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson. He will talk about working at the Washington AG’s […]

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Apr. 20

For career planning questions that can be answered in 10 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Monday, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm with  Linda Wayner Tuesday, from […]

Apr. 20: Public Interest Law Center Reception

Monday, April 20, 2015  |  6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall The Public Interest Law Center invites all students to its annual end-of-the-year reception! Join us to bid farewell to our departing public interest third-year and LLM […]

Apply to be on the Public Interest Mentor Board!

Are you public interest minded? Did you enjoy talking to your Public Interest Mentor and want to take a larger role in the public interest community? Apply to be on the Public Interest Mentor Board! To apply send a short […]