Category Archives: PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

Faculty Research Assistant Postings (2Ls, 3Ls, LLMs)

Following is a listing of currently active RA positions on CSM.  Full descriptions and application instructions are available through the CSM Job Postings Tab: https://law-nyu-csm.symplicity.com/students/ Professor Sprigman – CSM ID 435726. Professor Sprigman is looking for an RA to start…

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Oct. 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 Sara Rakita Tuesday, from 3:30…

Extended Drop-in Counseling Hours for International Fellowship Applicants

Sara Rakita will be available for extended drop-in counseling hours for student applying to international fellowships. October 30, 3:00-5:00 pm: for LLM students applying to the IFD fellowships November 10, 3:00-5:00 pm: for JD and LLM students applying to the…

New PILC Handbook on International Public Interest Opportunities

PILC has published a new handbook: The International Public Interest Handbook 2014-2015. It is available on the PILC website for download here and on the document library on CSM. A bound paper copy is also available at the PILC office.

Reminders for 2Ls: Summer Funding and the Public Service Auction

This is a quick reminder to please register in the PILC Summer Funding database if you have not already done so, at: https://its.law.nyu.edu/pilc/summerfunding/. You can always opt out later if you decide not to do a public interest internship, but…

1L International Fellowships Group Counseling Sessions

Join Sara Rakita for a group counseling session on international fellowships for 1Ls. RVSP for either session below. October 29, 4:00-5:00 p.m. OCS/PILC Library (Furman Hall, 430) RVSP here. November 4, 4:00-5:00 p.m. OCS/PILC Library (Furman Hall, 430) RSVP here.

IFD and World Bank LAP and LIP Applications Deadlines: Oct. 31

The International Finance and Development (IFD) Fellowship application is due Friday, October 31. Click here for more information. Applicants to the IFD Fellowships can also elect on the application form to be considered for nominations for the World Bank Legal Associates…

Deadline Updates on Government Honors & Internship Handbook

The following deadline information has been updated on the website has been updated. You can access the site here: www.law.arizona.edu/career/Government_Honors2014-15/Contents.cfm username: thin; password: mints Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (2L – Paid) – (short turn around) Deadline set 10/27/14 Ohio Attorney General’s…

Upcoming 3L Government Honors 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 https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm. username: thin; password: mints Environmental Protection Agency – R7…

Seeking 1L Volunteers for Ford Foundation Public Interest Law Symposium

The Ford Foundation is seeking NYU Law 1Ls to volunteer for its Striving for Justice Symposium, which will take place Saturday, November 15th, from 7:45 AM to 3:00 PM.  This Symposium is held for students/alums from the law schools of…

Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Fellowship (for 3Ls)

Current NYU 3Ls are eligible to apply for the Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Fellowship, a two-year post-graduate fellowship at Partnership for Children’s Rights in New York City.  The Sinsheimer Fellow will represent families in administrative hearings brought against the NYC Department…

Leaders in Public Interest Lecture, Nov. 3: Alan Jenkins, Executive Director, Co-Founder, The Opportunity Agenda

Monday, November 3, 2014  |  6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Lipton Hall, D’Agostino Hall 110 West 3rd Street  map Featured speaker Alan Jenkins, Executive Director, Co-Founder, The Opportunity Agenda. Reception to follow lecture. Students who attend will recieve PILC Summer Funding…

Meet with Alan Jenkins! – CANCELLED

*Unfortunately, due to a change in Mr. Jenkin’s schedule, individual meetings sessions with him have been cancelled. Monday, November 3, 2014  |  4:30 PM – 5:30 PM OCS/PILC Libraray, Furman Hall, Room 430 Alan Jenkins, Executive Director and Co-Founder of…

Nov. 5: 1L Government Internship Panel

Wednesday, November 5, 2014  |  4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Smart Classroom 204, Vanderbilt Hall 40 Washington Square South A panel of 2Ls and 3Ls who did government internships their 1L year in both NYC and Washington DC will offer advice…

Bickel & Brewer Symposium, Nov 7: The Latino Child and the Law

The Latino Child and the Law | Friday, November 7, 2014 This national symposium brings together experienced practitioners, renowned academics, organizers, advocates, and law students from across the country to discuss the various areas in which the rights of the…

Nov. 7: Excelsior Service Fellowship Information Session

Friday, November 7, 2014  |  2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Classroom 210, Furman Hall 245 Sullivan Street  map Students interested in applying to the Excelsior Service Fellowship Program should attend this information session to learn about the application process. Information regarding…

Public Interest Weekly News Digest from PSJD

Here is the latest weekly News Digest from PSJD! *** Happy Friday everyone!  Next week is National Pro Bono Week!   There are great events happening all over the country.  Now is the time to recommit to serving your community.  One…

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Oct. 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 Sara Rakita Tuesday, from 3:30…

Deadline Updates on Government Honors & Internship Handbook

The following deadline information has been updated on the website has been updated. You can access the site here: https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/Government_Honors2014-15/Contents.cfm username: thin; password: mints Department of Health & Human Services – Office of the General Counsel Centers for Medicare & Medicaid…

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 https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm. California Department of Justice – 2016-18 California Attorney General’s…

Oct. 20: 1L Job Search Skills Workshop

Monday, October 20, 2014  |  12:30 PM – 1:50 PM Tishman Auditorium, Vanderbilt Hall 40 Washington Square South  map MANDATORY for 1L students applying for Public Interest Law Center Summer Funding. Learn how to apply for funding and how to find…

Oct. 21: 1L Public Defender Info Session

Tuesday, October 21, 2014  |  11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Classroom 212, Furman Hall 245 Sullivan Street  map Learn about public defender jobs for first-year students with Rachel Peckerman, Associate Director at the Public Interest Law Center.

Oct. 22: Special Summer Internship Programs for NYU 1L and 2L Students

SPECIAL SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAMS FOR NYU 1L AND 2L STUDENTS  INFORMATION SESSION Wednesday October 22, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Furman Hall, Room 216 ►International Law and Human Rights Fellowship ►The Hague Conference on Private International Law Internship ►Helaine Barnett Summer Fellowship at…

Oct. 23: Lawyering in the Field of Civil Liberties

Thursday, October 23, 2014 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM | Furman Hall, 310 To celebrate Pro Bono Week 2014, ACLU litigator Stephen Pevar will deliver a lunchtime talk on the topic of “Lawyering in the Field of Civil Liberties.”…

Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights Symposium

Tuesday, October 21, 5:30-7:00 p.m., with reception to follow NYU School of Law, D’Agostino Hall 108 West 3rd Street The Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights supports students from across NYU as they conduct extended research or experiential learning projects that focus on…

2L & LLM: New Human Rights Fellowship!

We are pleased to announce that the Law School will now be participating in the Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights. 2L and LLM students are eligible to apply. This is a year-long program. Fellows will enroll in a no-credit…

Reproductive Justice Fellowships, NYU Law Carr Center for Reproductive Justice

Graduating 3Ls may apply for the Reproductive Justice Fellowship provided by the NYU Law Carr Center for Reproductive Justice.  This fellowship is restricted to new or recent graduates of NYU School of Law, three of whom will be selected for…

LLM: International Law Human Rights Fellowships Group Counseling Sessions

PILC Counselors will be offering group counseling sessions for LLMs on the International Finance and Development (IFD) Fellowships and the International Law and Human Rights Fellowship (ILHR) Program. See below for session dates and RSVP links. IFD Group Counseling Session October…

Public Interest Weekly New Digest from PSJD

Here is the latest weekly News Digest from PSJD! *** Happy Friday everyone! Today is World Mental Health Day. Take a little time to assess your own mental health today, and perhaps reach out to someone you suspect is struggling.…

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Oct. 13 – revised hour for Thursday

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 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. with Sara Rakita Tuesday, from…