PILC Summer Funding Registration System is Open

NYU Law’s Summer Funding Registration system for summer 2020 is now open.  If you may work in the public sector during the summer 2020, please register for funding as soon as possible.  You must register anew even if you registered […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of October 21

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 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Tuesday, from 3:00 […]

Hot Jobs For Graduating 3Ls

PILC compiles a list of “hot” post-graduate jobs and fellowships on this page. Please note: The opportunities listed represent just some of the fellowships and other entry-level positions available to graduating 3Ls.  For a comprehensive job search, students should also regularly […]

Rose Sheinberg Program Seeking 1L Organizing Committee Members

The Rose Sheinberg Program seeks two 1L students to serve on the organizing committee for the rest of their law school years. Each year, the Program invites a person working on cutting-edge issues of gender, race and class to spend a […]

Public Defender Brown Bag Lunch Series

Thinking about becoming a public defender?  Throughout the fall, PILC is hosting brown bag lunches with public defender offices from around the country (see list below).  These informative discussions will give you the opportunity to learn about how to approach […]

Pro Bono Opportunity – African Services Committee

The African Services Committee (ASC) is the oldest non-profit serving the African immigrant community in New York City. Established in 1981 by Ethiopian refugees, ASC was initially set up to provide comprehensive resettlement assistance to African refugees and asylum seekers. Today, ASC provides […]

Oct. 21: Because of Sex: How Gender Policing Impacts LGBTQ+ Clients at The Legal Aid Society

Attorneys from Criminal, Civil and Juvenile Rights will discuss how gender identity and sexual orientation discrimination impacts their LGBTQ+ clients on a daily basis. Recently, this team filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court on how gender policing is […]

Oct. 21: 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. We will talk about the varied opportunities and timelines, and […]

Oct. 22: Doing Good by Staying Well: Making a Place for Wellness in the Legal Community

“Wellness” is a term that is too-often dismissed as a trite soundbite designed to sell lifestyle magazines and fitness programs. But depression, addiction, and suicide rates for attorneys are real. An ABA-commissioned study recently concluded that “the current state of […]

Oct. 22: Warren Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Fellowship Information Session

Join PILC to learn about the Warren Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Fellowship, which provides an opportunity for a recent NYU Law graduate to serve as an attorney with The Warren Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Program, a unit within Mobilization for Justice. The […]

Oct. 22: Robert L. Bernstein Fellowship in International Human Rights at Human Rights in China Deadline

Human Rights in China (HRIC) is pleased to host the Robert L. Bernstein Fellowship in International Human Rights. The fellowship enables an NYU Law School graduate to devote a year to full-time human rights work at HRIC. It was established in honor of the […]

Oct. 24: Public Interest Law Firms Panel Discussion 

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work at a public interest law firm? What are these law firms, and how do they differ from corporate firms and from non-profit organizations? Come meet attorneys practicing in the areas of […]

Oct. 29: Getting out of NYC: Summer Internships Beyond the Big Cities

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 more rural?  Join us for a discussion with current NYU law students who have spent […]

Oct. 29: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Brown Bag Lunch

Join PILC for a brown bag lunch with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The EBRD was established to help build a new, post-Cold War era in Central and Eastern Europe. It has since played a historic role […]

Nov. 1: PILC and Institute for Policy Integrity Environmental Law Luncheon

Are you interested in a career in environmental and land use law? Join us for a lunch conversation with NYU Law alumni Kimberly Ong ’09 (NRDC), Jonathan Kalmuss-Katz ’10 (Earthjustice), and Andrea Leshak ’14 (EPA) to hear about their career […]

Nov. 1: African Services Committee Brown Bag

The African Services Committee (ASC) is a New York City-based non-profit, whose mission is to improve the health and self-sufficiency of the African Diaspora and HIV positive population. Through direct health, housing, legal, and social services, as well as advocacy […]

Nov. 5: Hidden Forces: Transforming the Unwritten Culture of Housing Court

Aside from the statutes, case law, and court rules that govern Housing Court, there is a comprehensive set of unwritten rules that can dramatically impact case outcomes, often to the detriment of unrepresented and traditionally-marginalized litigants.  Recent successes of the […]

Nov. 11: Donald M. and Susan N. Wilson Fellowship at RFK Human Rights Deadline

Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights seeks a Donald M. and Susan N. Wilson Fellow to work with its international human rights litigation and advocacy programs. The 12-month position begins in September 2020. About the Donald M. and Susan N. Wilson […]

Drop-in Hours for JDs and LLMs

Drop-in appointments may be conducted in person or by phone. You may call the front desk at (212) 998-6090 beginning at 9:30 a.m. to reserve a spot for that day’s drops. JD: Mondays: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 – […]

Oct. 28: Judicial Clerkship Meeting for 2Ls – Part 1

Date: Monday, October 28Time: 12:50-1:50 PMWhere: Furman Hall, Room 216RSVP: Click here to sign up for this event The value of a post-graduation judicial clerkship will be discussed. What is a clerkship? Why clerk? When to clerk? Where to clerk? […]

LLM Appointments

There are two ways to schedule an appointment for private sector LLM career counseling: you can book a session through the Calendars & Counseling Tab on CSM at any time. Alternatively, you can call our front desk at (212) 998-6090 […]

Research Assistant Position Available

Professor Graeme Dinwoodie is looking to hire a research assistant for help over the next 5 weeks in (a) finalizing a new edition of his International Intellectual Property Law and Policy casebook, and (b) checking citations in his lengthy (190 […]

Oct. 17: Fall OCI Week 7 – Open Sign-Up Opens on Thursday, October 17 at 12:00 p.m. (2Ls, 3Ls, Tax LLMs)

Week 7 of Fall OCI begins on Monday, October 21! Open Sign-Up (opening on October 17 at 12:00 p.m.): Open Sign-up will allow you to view all available interview slots for your class year during week 7 of Fall OCI. […]

Oct. 22: Career Educational Panel and Fair

Law is a Two Way Street: Mapping a Career in the Public and Private Sectors 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM, Vanderbilt Hall Room 210 Please join us for an exciting panel highlighting four NYU School of Law alumni who will […]

Oct. 29: Investment Banking for Lawyers: Panel and Networking on Tuesday, Oct. 29 from 6:00-7:30pm in Sexton Lounge, Furman Hall, 2nd Floor (primarily 1Ls but all students are welcome)

The annual “Investment Banking For Lawyers” panel for 1Ls will take place on Tuesday, October 29. We are thrilled to include bankers from Evercore, Goldman Sachs, Moelis & Company, and Lazard. The evening includes a 45-minute panel immediately followed by […]

Oct. 30: NYU Law Diversity Forum: 1L Diversity Career Fair (1Ls)

Wednesday, October 30, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m., Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge Please RSVP by clicking the Events tab followed by OCS/PILC Events in CSM: https://law-nyu-csm.symplicity.com/students The 1L Diversity Career Fair will showcase legal employers that are sponsoring a 1L diversity […]

Oct. 30: NYU Law Diversity Forum: 1L Diversity Panel (1Ls, 2Ls, 3Ls)

Wednesday, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., Vanderbilt Hall, Room 210 Please RSVP by clicking the Events tab followed by OCS/PILC/JCO Events in CSM: https://law-nyu-csm.symplicity.com/students Please join us for a panel featuring (a) a law firm attorney, (b) a diversity administrator, (c) […]

Announcing Global Fellowships at NYU Law for 2020-21

GLOBAL FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS FOR NEW YORK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW NOW AVAILABLE FOR THE 2020-2021 ACADEMIC YEAR   New York University School of Law is currently accepting applications for the following fellowships:   Global Fellows Program Deadline: January 15, 2020  […]

Sign up now for LLM Informational Interviewing Mini-Clinics (All LLMs)

Interested in learning more about informational interviewing and networking? The Office of Career Services is hosting three mini-clinics for LLM students to go over the ins and outs of informational interviewing and networking. We will review research resources, preparing correspondence, […]

Volunteer Opportunity: Hope for Our Neighbors in Need

At the start of each fall semester, newly admitted JD students, LLM students, and NYU administrators participate in a variety of service activities to support community organizations in our West Village neighborhood.  One of several partner organizations is Hope for […]