PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

Pro Bono Placement – Immigration Pro Bono Project Adults with Children Docket

Need: Spanish speaking law students Dates: Tuesday, January 24th and Wednesday January 25th – two shifts available – 8:30 AM to 12:30PM and 12:30PM to 5:00PM (full day shift available if interested) Where: 26 Federal Plaza, New York, NY 10278 […]

Feb 3: Children’s Law Center Guardian Ad Litem Staff Attorney Deadline

Children’s Law Center (CLC) invites applications for full-time staff attorneys to work with the Guardian ad Litem program to begin Tuesday, October 10, 2017.   Children’s Law Center fights so every child in DC can grow up with a loving […]

Feb. 17: Sudler Family Fellowship Application Deadline for Summer Internships at Federal or State Prosecutor’s Offices

Deadline for submitting the Sudler Family Fellowship application for those 1Ls and 2Ls who have secured a summer internship at a federal or state prosecutor’s office is Friday, February 17, 2017.  The Sudler Family Fellowship will support approximately ten NYU […]

Jan. 27: NYU Fulbright Information Session

Interested in applying for a Fulbright?   The Fulbright U.S. Student program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs in a number of countries.   The NYU Office of Global Awards is hosting an […]

Seeking Two Co-Chairs for the Dean’s Cup

PILC and Student Affairs are now recruiting two new co-chairs for this year’s Deans’ Cup.   The Deans’ Cup is an annual charity basketball game between the law schools of Columbia University and New York University. First held in 2002, the game raises money for […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of January 16

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 Spring District of Columbia, Government Of […]

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 Spring District of Columbia, Government Of […]

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 Post Grad Environmental Protection Agency – […]

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 Congressional Hunger Center (Washington, DC) – Emerson […]

Jan. 16: Helaine Barnett Summer Fellowship Program Deadline

The Helaine Barnett Summer Fellowship Program sends a first- or second-year law student from NYU Law to work at the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) office in Washington, DC. The fellow also spends two weeks with the Neighborhood Legal Services Program, […]

Jan. 17: Kirkland & Ellis New York City Public Service Fellowship Deadline

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

Jan. 17: Excelsior Service Fellowship Application Deadline

The New York State Excelsior Service Fellowship Program is a funded two‐year fellowship offering talented individuals hands on training and experience in New York State government. Excelsior Fellows work full time at host executive‐branch agencies, advancing the operational aspects of […]

Jan. 18: Enhancing Your Career Development through Pro Bono and Volunteer Work

Developing skills and owning your career can often be difficult. Pro bono and volunteer work can provide a wonderful opportunity to not only help the community, but also help your own career. Assessing the areas where you need to develop […]

Jan. 19: Legal Aid Society Diversity Open House

On Thursday, January 19, 2015, at 6:00 p.m., The Legal Aid Society welcomes 1L and 2L law students to attend our Fourth Annual Diversity Fair. Hosted by Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP, the Diversity Fair will offer law students the opportunity […]

Jan. 23: 1L & 2L Summer International Internships

Join PILC to learn about the nuts and bolts of the international internship search process, and hear from students with international internship experience about how they found their job and what their summer abroad was like. International internships can be […]

Jan. 24: Summer Internships in Rural Locations Information Session

You may have considered spending your summer doing public interest work in New York City, DC, or California, but have you thought about going somewhere rural?  Join us for a discussion with current NYU law students who have spent a […]

Jan. 25: Clifford Chance Foundation Fellowship at Vera Institute of Justice Deadline

The Vera Institute of Justice is a research and policy organization that combines expertise in research, demonstration projects, and technical assistance to help leaders in government and civil society improve the systems people rely on for justice and safety. Vera […]

Jan. 27: Interviewing and Table Talk Workshop for the Public Interest Legal Career Fair

Friday, January 27, 2017   12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Classroom 216, Furman Hall   Please join us for a workshop to help prepare you for successful interviewing and networking at the upcoming 40th Annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair.

Jan. 27: Federal Legal Careers Fair

Are you interested in serving the public? Want to learn about legal internship opportunities, attorney honors programs, and attorney careers with the U.S. government? Attend the Fourth Annual Federal Legal Careers Fair!   Date: Friday, January 27, 2017 Time: 10:30 […]

Jan. 31: Immigrant Justice Corps Adults with Children Pro Bono Opportunity

Need: Pro bono volunteers – Spanish speaking lawyers and paralegals Date: Tuesday, January 31st two shifts available – 8:30 AM to 12:30PM and 12:30PM to 5:00PM (full day shift available if interested) Where: 26 Federal Plaza, New York, NY 10278 […]

Feb. 2-3: 40th Annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair

The Public Interest Law Center (PILC) at New York University School of Law will hold its 40th annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair on February 2 & 3, 2017.  It is the largest fair of its kind in the country. […]

Feb. 3: Derrick Bell Scholarship for Public Service Deadline

In 1994, the Black, Latino, Asian Pacific American (BLAPA) Law Alumni Association Public Service Scholarship was created to promote the practice of law in the public sector by graduates of the New York University School of Law. In October 2011, […]

Feb. 10: A Conversation About Lawyering at State AG Offices

Please join us on February 10 from 12:30-1:30 in FH 326 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 is the Director of […]

Feb. 13: Initiative for Public Interest Law at Yale Fellowship Deadline

The Initiative for Public Interest Law at Yale funds and supports innovative public interest law projects to protect the legal rights of inadequately represented groups or interests. Applicants are encouraged to work with a sponsoring organization, but note that the Initiative seeks […]

Feb. 15: NYU Public Interest Project Fellowship Deadline

Current 3L students at NYU Law are invited to apply for the NYU Public Interest Project Fellowship with a non-profit host organization in the United States.  This new fellowship requires the candidate to partner with a host organization and to […]

Feb 15: Arthur Helton Global Human Rights Fellowship Deadline

NYU School of Law announces with great pleasure the posting of the 2016-2017 Helton Global Human Rights Fellowship for one year of human rights work. Applicants are invited to design projects to put their legal education to work on timely […]

Jan. 25: Deadline Extended for Human Rights Summer Internship

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at NYU Law is still accepting applications for its full-time summer legal internship program, which will run from June 1 to August 11, 2017. Through CHRGJ’s Summer Legal Internship Program, law students […]

Feb. 17: Lunch with David Malone, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations

The Public Interest Law Center invites you to have lunch with UN Under-Secretary-General David Malone, Rector of the United Nations University. Prior to joining UNU in 2013, Dr. Malone held many high-level roles in the Canadian government, including positions within […]

Mar. 3-5: 30th Annual Robert M. Cover Public Interest Retreat

Registration for the 30th Annual Robert M. Cover Public Interest Retreat is open!  This year’s theme is “Dreaming of Freedom, Working for a Liberated Reality.”   When: March 3-5, 2017 Where: Sargent Center, Peterborough, NH Cost: $195 (includes retreat fees, […]