Category Archives: PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Apr. 14

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: Wednesday, from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. for federal government questions…

Reminder: Reproductive Justice and Women’s Rights Portable Fellowship Application Deadline April 15

Current 3L students at NYU Law are invited to apply for the NYU Reproductive Justice and Women’s Rights Fellowship with a host organization that will allow them a) to serve as an attorney working on all the work or on one or…

BARBRI Tuition Scholarships and Vouchers

LexisNexis,  Morrison Foerster, BARBRI, & Public Interest BARBRI’s Tuition Assistance Program recently received generous donations from LexisNexis & Morrison Foerster. The donations are intended to help supplement bar review tuition for graduating students who are interested in taking BARBRI this…

CHILLS #10 – Mindy Friedman

Sign up for the tenth CHILLS session, Friday, April 18 from 4pm to 6pm in Furman Hall, Room 430, for public interest career and academic advice, a morale boost, camaraderie, and fun. Lauren Burke, an energetic and inspiring NYU Law…

Apr. 28: Paths to Becoming a Prosecutor: A Panel Discussion

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Vanderbilt Hall 210 Learn about strategies for beginning a career as a prosecutor. We encourage 1Ls, 2Ls, and 3Ls to attend. RSVP in Symplicity.

Save the Dates! Upcoming PILC Events

Apr. 18: CHILLS #10 with Mindy Friedman 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Furman Hall 430 Apr. 28: Paths to Becoming a Prosecutor: A Panel Discussion 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Vanderbilt Hall 210 Learn about strategies for beginning a career…

Public Interest News Digest from PSJD

Here is the latest weekly News Digest from PSJD! *** Happy Friday! We are off to the NALP Annual Education Conference in Seattle. The Digest will take a break for this week and return on April 18. We hope to…

PILD Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Apr. 7

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 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. with Amy Heading Wednesday,…

Congratulations to our 2013-14 IFD Fellows!

We would like to congratulate the 14 recipients of this year’s International Finance and Development (IFD) Fellowship. To learn more about their backgrounds and where they’ll be spending their summer, please click here.

Frank J. Guarini Leaders in Government Service Institute Now Accepting Applications

See announcement below. Good luck, applicants! *** The Frank J. Guarini Leaders in Government Service Institute at NYU School of Law is accepting applications for its 2014-15 class of scholars drawn from J.D. candidates currently in their second year of…

2014 Meeting of the American Society of International Law: Apr. 7-12

The 2014 Meeting of the American Society of International Law (ASIL) will meet in Washington, D.C., April 7-12. This is a great networking opportunity for students interested in international law. ASIL will waive the registration fee for a limited number…

Apr. 7: Breakfast discussion with L.A. City Attorney Mike Feuer

Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer will speak at NYU Law on Monday, April 7 from 10-11 a.m in Furman Hall 330.  The City Attorney’s office is currently recruiting for positions and expects to hire more in the near future,…

Apr. 7: Terrific Government Careers and How to Have Them

Monday, April 7, 2014  |  12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Furman Hall, Classroom 216 Representatives from the Department of Justice and other federal and state agencies will provide information on summer and post-graduate opportunities.  Anyone interested in a government career,…

Apr. 7: Leaders in Public Interest Series Lecture with Judge Jenny Rivera ’85 – CANCELLED

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS. Monday, April 7, 2014  |  6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Smart Classroom 210 Join Judge Jenny Rivera of the New York State Court of Appeals for her Leaders in Public…

CHILLS #9 – Song Kim

Sign up for the ninth CHILLS session, Friday, April 11 from 4pm to 6pm in Furman Hall, Room 430, for public interest career and academic advice, a morale boost, camaraderie, and fun. Lauren Burke, an energetic and inspiring NYU Law…

Curious About Energy Law? Dinner and Discussion w/ NYU Law Alumni (4/17)

Upcoming Panel Discussion The Practice of Energy Law Insights from two NYU Law Alumni at the forefront of the energy law field Thursday, April 17th 6:30 to 8:00 PM New York University School of Law Vanderbilt Hall, Golding Lounge (2nd…

Weekly News Digest from PSJD

  Here is the latest News Weekly Digest from PSJD! *** Happy Friday! We are getting ready for the NALP Annual Conference, and there are some great public interest programs. New this year – the Social Justice Walking Tour. We’re…

PILC Rising 2L Handbook 2014 Now Available; Rising 2L Information Session Apr. 2

The Public Interest Law Center’s Rising 2L Handbook, providing information and guidance on public interest paths for current 1Ls is now available online here (login required). This highly informative Handbook is intended as a general information guide, and students are…

Mar. 31: Skadden Fellowship Information Session

On Monday, March 31st, Susan Butler Plum, the Director of the Skadden Foundation, will provide an information session on the Skadden Fellowship at 12:30 in Furman Hall, Room 216. The Skadden Fellowship is an incredible opportunity to pursue the public…

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Mar. 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 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. with Amy Heading Wednesday,…

Public Interest News Digest from PSJD

  Here is the last weekly News Digest from PSJD! *** Happy Friday! And Happy Spring to you! Spotlight on Outstanding Public Servants: If you know someone we should honor, drop me a line. Here are the week’s headlines: Quinnipiac…

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Mar. 24

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 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.with Liz Voigt Wednesday, from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30…

Mar. 24: Free Pizza & Fellowship Information Session!

Come learn about project-based and organizational fellowship opportunities on Monday, March 24th at 12:30 in D’Agostino Hall, Lipton Hall. Fellowships are a primary route to careers in impact litigation, legal services, and other public interest work. This information session will…

Mar. 28: Chills #8 with Elana Wilf and Scott Welfel

Sign up for the eighth CHILLS session, Friday, March 14 from 4pm to 6pm in Furman Hall, Room 430, for public interest career and academic advice, a morale boost, camaraderie, and fun. Lauren Burke, an energetic and inspiring NYU Law…

Public Interest Graduation Awards for JDs and LLMs!

PILC is currently accepting nominations for our Public Interest Graduation Awards: Eric Dean Bender Prize: For a third-year JD student who has demonstrated a working commitment to a public service-oriented cause or project outside of and separate from any Law…

DEANS’ CUP PEP RALLY: Pizza & Posters

Monday, March 24, 2014  |  4:00 PM – 6:00 PM 245 Sullivan St New York, NY 10012 Sexton Lounge Come help make signs to be used the next day to cheer on our students and faculty members as they take…

Deans’ Cup

Tuesday, March 25, 2014  |  7:00 PM – 10:00 PM 3030 Broadway New York, NY 10027 Columbia University Levien Gym Join us to cheer on our students and faculty members as they take on Columbia Law School in our annual…

March 26 – Your Professional Pathway: What’s Your Plan?

YOUR PROFESSIONAL PATHWAY: WHAT’S YOUR PLAN? A Program for First Year Students Wednesday, March 26    -   4:00-6:30PM The program will begin in various classrooms with six concurrent faculty panels representing the six professional pathways.  Faculty members will discuss course selection and…

Energy Policy Discussion Series: Richard B. Miller, ConEd

Thursday, March 27, 2014  |  6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Snow Dining Room Richard B. Miller ’87, Director of Energy Markets Policy Group, ConEd, will discuss current issues pertaining to the New York Independent Systems Operator (NYISO) and…

Public Interest News Digest from PSJD

  Here is the last weekly News Digest from PSJD! *** Happy Friday! And Happy St. Patrick’s Day to everyone. We’re now in spring break season, and if you’re looking for a service project to undertake, we’ve got you covered.…