PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of October 23

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 3:30 to 4:30 pm Tuesday, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm Wednesday, […]

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 Password: pomegranate   2Ls Spring Treasury, Department Of – Student […]

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 Password: pomegranate   3Ls Post Grad Commerce, Department Of – […]

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 password: pomegranate   FELLOWSHIPS Cultural Vistas (Germany) – Robert Bosch Foundation […]

Oct. 24: ACLU Annual Diversity Reception

October 24, 2016 6:00 to 8:00 pm 125 Broad Street, 19th Floor New York, NY 10004   The ACLU welcomes law students for a diversity reception at our national headquarters to learn more about the work of our Legal and Advocacy Departments, as […]

Oct. 24: A Conversation with Alec Karakatsanis

Alec Karakatsanis, civil-rights lawyer and co-founder of Equal Justice Under Law, will be speaking at NYU on Monday, Oct. 24th at 6pm, in VH 220. He will be discussing debtors’ prisons, money bail, and using civil rights law to challenge mass incarceration. […]

Oct. 25: Lawyering Across Identities: The Intersection of Latinx and LGBT Rights

On behalf of NYU Law School’s Latinx Rights Scholars Program, Latino Law Student Association, OUTLaw, and the Public Interest Law Center, please join us for our annual Latinxs in the Law Lecture, “Lawyering Across Identities: The Intersection of Latinx and […]

Oct. 26: National Lawyers Guild Conference Call on Paid Summer and Post-Grad Fellowships in Worker’s Rights

On Wednesday 10/26 from 5:30-7:00pm, join with other law students across the country in a conference call with representatives from the ALF-CIO, SEIU, and the Peggy Browning Fund to learn about summer and post-grad job opportunities.   Law students of […]

Oct. 27: 1L Government & Prosecution Summer Internships Information Session

Calling All 1Ls Who Want to Spend Their Summers Working for a Government Agency or Prosecutor’s Office If you are a 1L who may want to spend your upcoming summer interning in a federal, state or local government agency or […]

Oct 28-29: Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair, Registration Deadline is Sept 14

Equal Justice Works is hosting its annual conference and career fair on Friday, October 28 and Saturday, October 29, in Arlington, Virginia.   More than 150 public interest employers will conduct interviews for internships and full-time jobs and meet with students […]

Oct. 30: Salzburg Lloyd N. Cutler Fellows Program Deadline

Call for Applications! Salzburg Global Seminar / Lloyd N. Cutler Fellows in International Law, February 24-25, 2017, Washington, D.C.   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 […]

Oct. 31: Outten & Golden Public Interest Fellowship Deadline

The Outten & Golden Public Interest Fellowship, based in the New York City office, offers a significant opportunity for public-interest-oriented law school graduates to learn litigation skills from experienced and passionate colleagues.   The Fellow will: Work on a substantial docket […]

Oct. 31: Brennan Center for Justice George A. Katz Fellowship Deadline

The George A. Katz Fellowship provides a recent graduate of New York University School of Law the opportunity to spend two years as a staff attorney at the Brennan Center for Justice. The Fellowship is generously funded by the law […]

Oct. 31: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Attorney Honors Program Deadline

The National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration’s Office of the General Counsel (NOAA GC) is seeking 4 3Ls, LLMs, and JLCs (completing clerkship or legal fellowship by Oct. 6, 2017) for paid (GS11, higher for LLM and JLC) programs, with a 2-year […]

Nov. 1: Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship Info Session

Please join PILC for an information session on the Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship ( to be held Tuesday, November 1, from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM in the PILC Library (FH 442). We will be joined by Victoria Neilson, Legal Director […]

Nov. 2: Private and Public Pursuit of Social Justice in Contemporary Urban America

Please join us for a panel discussion about the myriad ways lawyers can work to advance social equality in our cities, including through partnerships between the public and private sectors.  The panel will include an interdisciplinary group of urban affairs […]

Nov. 3: Legal Aid Society Information Session

The Legal Aid Society is the oldest and largest nonprofit organization in the United States providing free legal services for clients who cannot afford to pay for counsel. Representatives from Legal Aid’s Criminal Practice, Juvenile Rights Practice, and Civil Practice […]

Nov. 4: Masiyiwa-Bernstein Fellowship Deadline

The Masiyiwa-Bernstein Fellowship will provide 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 Namati, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and NYU’s U.S.-Asia […]

Nov. 4: Robert L. Bernstein Fellowship in International Human Rights Deadline

The Robert L. Bernstein Fellowship in International Human Rights enables an NYU Law School graduate to devote a year to full-time human rights work at Human Rights in China (HRIC).  HRIC is a Chinese non-governmental organization (NGO) founded in March 1989 by […]

Nov 7: Deadline for Michael Weiner Scholarship For Labor Studies

Major League baseball players are honoring the life of former MLBPA Executive Director Michael Weiner through the Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies. Awarded by the Major League Baseball Players Trust, this scholarship seeks to recognize and support the efforts […]

Nov. 7: Moelis Urban Law & Public Affairs Fellowship Program Information Session for 1Ls

Calling all 1Ls who are interested in working on urban affairs issues. Moelis Fellows will have a wide range of opportunities to learn about and work in urban law and public affairs. Fellows will develop the skills necessary to succeed in […]

Nov. 11: Center for Appellate Litigation Fellowship Deadline

The Center for Appellate Litigation (CAL) has funded Staff Attorney Fellowship positions available starting in September 2017.  CAL is a New York City not-for-profit law firm that represents indigent clients in criminal appeals and post-conviction proceedings in the Appellate Division, […]

Nov. 11: Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Fellowship Deadline

The application period for the Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Fellowship (2017-2018) is now open. Recipients of the Fellowship will serve as term Staff Attorneys at Partnership for Children’s Rights. They will work alongside a team of lawyers, social workers, educational experts, […]

Nov. 15: Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship Deadline

Immigrant Justice Corps is recruiting its next class of Fellows. 25 two-year Justice Fellowships will be awarded to recent law graduates from around the country and fellows will be matched with top immigration non-profits in New York City and surrounding counties. […]

Nov. 16: Critical Language Scholarship Deadline

The deadline to apply for the Critical Language Scholarship is November 16, 2016.   The CLS Program is part of a U.S. government effort to expand dramatically the number of Americans studying and mastering critical foreign languages. Students of diverse disciplines […]

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 […]

ROOM CHANGE: International Law & Human Rights Fellowship Info Session moved to Vanderbilt 204

Today’s lunchtime information session for students interested in learning about the International Law and Human Rights Fellowship has been moved to Vanderbilt 204. *** Wednesday, October 19, 1:00 – 2:00 PM Vanderbilt 204   The International Law and Human Rights Fellowship Program is […]

Nov. 9: International Law and Human Rights Fellowship Deadline

Information Session: October 19, 1:00pm – 2:00pm, Furman 214 *lunch available* Applications Due: November 9, 12pm (noon) Applications for the 2016-2017 International Law and Human Rights Fellowship Program are now available online. CHRGJ coordinates the ILHR Fellowship Program with the Institute for International Law and Justice and the support […]

Thurs 10/20: The World’s Got 99 Problems and Workers’ Rights Aren’t One of Them: A Discussion with Maina Kiai

Thurs 10/20, 4:30-5:30pm NYU Stern School of BusinessTisch Hall, room 819 Join Maina Kiai, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association, to discuss workers’ rights around the globe. “Our world and its globalized […]

Oct 17: Finding & Funding a 1L Public Interest Internship

PILC invites all 1Ls to attend this information session and learn about PILC’s Summer Funding Program, which guarantees financial support to any 1L and 2L with a public service summer internship. PILC counselors will offer advice on how to begin […]