PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

POSTPONED: 21st Annual Attorney General Robert Abrams Public Service Lecture – Washington DC Attorney General Karl Racine

UPDATE: The Abrams lecture is being postponed until January 30th.   This is the 21st annual public service lecture sponsored by former New York Attorney General Robert Abrams ’63. Each year a prominent public figure who has performed exemplary public […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of September 25

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 3:30 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 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   2Ls Spring Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – […]

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   3Ls Post Grad Clark County District Attorney’s […]

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   FELLOWSHIPS Human Rights Watch (New York & Washington, […]

Pro Bono Opportunity – Winter and Spring Break Intensive Pro Bono Research

The 2017-18 Winter and Spring Break Intensive Pro Bono Research Projects are a great opportunity to complete pro bono work for admission to the New York State Bar, as well as for students to gain experience conducting international human rights research.  […]

Sept. 22-25: Apply to Public Interest Organizations Participating in OCI, Week 5 (October 10-13)

Apply to public interest organizations through OCI – Students who are interested in applying to the following organizations should submit applications via CSM between Friday, September 22 at noon and Monday, September 25 at 11:59 p.m.   US Court of Appeals – 3Ls   […]

Sept. 25: Brown Bag Lunch with Cohen Milstein

Brown bag lunch with partners from the NY and DC offices of a prominent public interest law firm, Cohen Milstein. Kalpana Kotagal is a partner in the firm’s DC office and a member of the Civil Rights & Employment practice […]

Sept. 25: International Fellowships Information Session for LLMs

►International Finance and Development Fellowship ►International Law and Human Rights Fellowship ►International Court of Justice Clerkship ►Arthur Helton Global Human Rights Fellowship ►Bernstein Fellowship at Human Rights in China   Monday, September 25, 1:00-2:00 p.m. Furman Hall, Room 216 Please […]

Sept. 29-Oct.2: Apply to Public Interest Organizations Participating in OCI, Week 6 (October 16-20)

Apply to public interest organizations through OCI – Students who are interested in applying to the following organizations should submit applications via CSM between Friday, September 29 at noon and Monday, October 2 at 11:59 p.m.   Brooklyn Defender Services; Family Defense Project – […]

Oct. 2: ACLU Annual Diversity and Inclusion Reception

Date: October 2, 2017 Time: 5:30-7:30pm Location:  125 Broad Street, 19th Floor   The ACLU welcomes law students for a diversity and inclusion reception at our national headquarters to learn more about the work of our Legal and Advocacy Departments, as well as […]

Oct. 2: Moelis Urban Planning Fellowship Panel and Info Session

Calling all 1Ls who are interested in working on urban affairs issues. The inaugural class of Moelis Fellows will speak about the wide range of opportunities Fellows they have to learn about and work in urban law and public affairs. […]

Oct. 3: Still She Rises Brown Bag

Join PILC for a brown bag lunch with Asher Levinthal of Still She Rises!  Newly opened this year and based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Still She Rises, a project of the Bronx Defenders, is the first public defender office in the […]

Oct. 3-4: Volunteers Needed for DACA Renewal Clinics

On September 5, the Trump administration announced they are ending DACA. People who currently have unexpired DACA status will continue to have status until their DACA expires. But in an effort to cut off renewals, the Trump administration is requiring everyone whose […]

Oct. 4: Advocates for Children of New York Open House Information Session

On Wednesday, October 4th from 5:30pm to 6:30pm Advocates for Children of New York (AFC) will be hosting an Open House Information Session for law students interested in AFC’s Summer Legal Internship in Education Advocacy Program.   The Open House […]

Oct. 4: International Law & Human Rights Fellowship Info Session

1Ls, 2Ls, and LLMs: Join PILC & CHRGJ for an information session on the International Law & Human Rights fellowship program.   Date: Wednesday, October 4th Time: 1:00-2:00pm Room: FH 212   Please RSVP here.

Oct. 5/17/20: 2018 Immigrant Justice Corps Justice Fellowship Information Webinars

Applications for the 2018 IJC Justice Fellowship are getting ready to open soon!  The IJC will be hosting information webinar sessions during the month of October for interested applicants that will take place on:   Thursday, October 5th at 10:30am […]

Oct. 6: IFD and ILHR: Statement of Interest Workshop

Join PILC for a workshop for all students planning to apply for either the IFD and/or the ILHR fellowship programs! Learn how to craft a well-written, effective and polished statement of interest. Make sure that your application shines and stands […]

Oct. 6: NYU School of Law Fellowship at Human Rights Watch Deadline

The NYU School of Law Fellowship at Human Rights Watch is a one-year fellowship open exclusively to 2018 J.D. graduates of New York University School of Law and recent J.D. graduates who would begin the fellowship immediately upon completion of a […]

Oct. 13-15: Animal Law Conference

The Animal Law Conference gives attorneys, law students, professors, and activists from around the world a place to share ideas, knowledge, and practical skills about advancing the interests of animals through the legal system. The Conference is co-presented by the […]

Oct. 16: Finding & Funding a 1L Public Interest Internship

PILC invites all 1Ls to attend this information session and learn about PILC’s Summer Funding Program. PILC counselors will offer advice on how to begin looking for a summer internship and insight into what PILC can do to help.   […]

Oct. 19: Winter & Spring Break Intensive Pro Bono Research Welcome Reception

If you are interested in participating in intensive pro bono research projects during winter or spring break, please join PILC and pro bono host organizations as they introduce their projects.  For more information on the projects please see this post. […]

Oct. 20: Immigrant Justice Corp Info Session

This information session, geared toward 3Ls but open to 1Ls and 2Ls, and will provide an overview of the application process for the IJC Fellowship. Date: Friday, October 20th Time: 2:00-3:00pm Room: FH 326   Please RSVP here.

Oct. 23: PILC and Guarini Center Environmental Law Luncheon

Are you interested in a career in environmental and land use law? Join us for a lunch conversation with alums Carrie Noteboom ’03 from the NYC Law Department and Jonathan Kalmuss-Katz ’10 from Sive, Paget & Riesel.  They will give […]

Oct. 23: 1L Government & Prosecution Summer Internships Info Session​

Join PILC and panelists for an info session for 1Ls who may want to spend their summers summer interning in a federal, state or local government agency or prosecutor’s office.   Date: Monday, October 23 Time: 1:00-2:00pm Room: FH 216   Please RSVP […]

Oct. 24: A Conversation with Dr. David Malone

The Public Interest Law Center invites you to a conversation 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 the […]

Oct. 24: Latinx Rights Scholarship Lecture – Community Resistance and Immigrant Rights in the Age of Trump

On behalf of NYU Law School’s Latinx Rights Scholars Program, please join us for our annual Latinxs in the Law Lecture, “Community Resistance and Immigrant Rights in the Age of Trump,” featuringLuis Angel Reyes Savalza ‘15, immigration attorney and Director […]

Oct. 26: Careers in Prosecution: Todd Kaminsky ’03

Talk with former federal prosecutor and current state legislator Todd Kaminsky ’03 about pursuing a career in prosecution.   Date: Thursday, October 26 Time: 12:00-1:00pm Room: FH 330   Please RSVP here.

Oct. 27-28: Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair

Equal Justice Works is hosting its annual conference and career fair on Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28, in Arlington, Virginia.   More than 150 public interest employers will conduct interviews for internships and full-time jobs and meet with students […]