NY Board of Law Examiners Answers Questions/ Remember to apply for the NY Bar Exam

NY Board of Law Examiners Answers QuestionsOn Monday, April 19, from 1-2 pm, Ms. Kenefick from the New York Board of Law Examiners will join us via zoom to answer questions about the NY Bar exam. All graduating students taking […]

Apr. 19: Planning for Your Summer Internship in Civil Rights

Do you have an internship at a civil rights, impact litigation, or policy organization this summer? PILC invites you to join Clinical Professor Claudia Angelos, who teaches the Civil Rights and Racial Justice clinics, for a discussion about summer internships, […]

Apr. 20: Planning for Your Civil Legal Services Internship

Do you have an internship in a civil legal services office this summer? PILC invites you to join Natasia de Silva, Deputy Director for the Tenant Rights Coalition at Bronx Legal Services, for a discussion about civil legal services summer […]

Apr. 23 Deadline: Public Citizen Law Essay Writing Competition

Public Citizen is pleased to announce the 2021 Law Essay Writing Competition. This year’s topic is “What is the role of the liability system in addressing Covid-19?” The prize for best student essay is $5,000. Essays must be submitted by […]

Upcoming NYSBA Programs for Law Students

It’s (Always) Tax Day: A Law Student’s Guide To What Tax Lawyers Actually Do Date: April 15, 2021 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM Register Here Tax Law is not necessarily what you would expect. It is a broad-based practice, with different substantive […]

Deadline Apr. 16: The Chesler Scholarship in Litigation

The Chesler Scholarship in Litigation is now accepting applications. The scholarship will grant $10,000 to one current 1L student enrolled at NYU Law to be applied to their 2L year. Applicants must demonstrate a talent for civil trial litigation. Applicants […]

LRAP Information Sessions

If you are thinking about a career in public interest law, let us show you how LRAP can work for you after graduation. The Office of Student Financial Services invites you to attend one of our upcoming LRAP Information Sessions.  […]

Bar Study Loans

Many of you may have started to research and apply for Bar Study Loans. The Office of Student Financial Services encourages you to visit our site for answers to some commonly asked questions regarding Bar Loans at: http://www.law.nyu.edu/financialaid/loansandlenders/otherloans Please note […]

Apr. 13: US Navy JAG – Information Session – Tuesday, April 13 at 9:00 a.m. EST (1Ls, 2Ls, 3Ls)

  Please join an active-duty JAG for an information session to discuss career opportunities in the US Navy JAG (Judge Advocate General’s) Corps. For more information, contact LT Laura Supple atlaura.a.supple@navy.mil or visit www.jag.navy.mil/careers.   The session will take virtually […]

Reminder: Classes canceled on Monday, April 12 and Legislative Monday on Wednesday, April 14

I hope that the semester is going well. As a reminder, all Law School classes are canceled on Monday, April 12. Wednesday, April 14 is a Legislative Monday at the Law School. This means that Monday classes will be held […]

PILC Remote Counseling and Drop-In Appointments

PILC counselors are available for remote appointments throughout the semester. To make an appointment, you can: 1) Email pilc.appointments@nyu.edu with A description of what you are looking to discuss with a counselor Practice areas of interest Your availability (dates and […]

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 […]

Become a DACA Volunteer

Make the Road New York is looking for bilingual (Spanish) law students who can help with their DACA program. Tasks: Virtual DACA screenings of first-time applicants Document review and communication with DACA eligible folks over missing documentation Assisting in form […]

Apr. 13: Equal Justice Works Fellowship Information Session

Join Aoife Delargy Lowe, Director of Law School Engagement & Advocacy at Equal Justice Works (EJW), and incoming NYU Law EJW Fellows for this information session about the post-graduate EJW “Design Your Own” Fellowship. The EJW Fellowship is a two-year […]

Apr. 14: Planning for Your 2L Year: Choices and Strategies for Public Interest 1Ls

Join PILC and current students for a discussion about how to plan for your 2L year and 2L summer, including whether to participate in EIW/OCI and how to choose and prioritize clinics, classes, term-time internships, journals and RA/TA positions.   […]

Apr. 16: Planning for Your Summer in Public Defense

Do you have an internship in a public defender’s office this summer?  PILC invites you to join Professor Randy Hertz for an informative discussion about PD summer internships, including advice and tips for what to expect and how to prepare, […]

Apr. 26: LLM Public Interest Fellowship

Current NYU Law LLM students are invited to apply for the LLM Public Interest Fellowship. Two Fellows will be selected to do 12 weeks of work at a host organization. Each Fellow will be provided with a stipend of $7000. […]

May 14: Summer Rent Discount Program Application Deadline

Summer Rent Discount Program Application 2021 NYU Law is very pleased to announce a Summer Rent Discount Program for current students and 2020 graduates who plan to live in NYU School of Law summer housing while working in public interest […]

May 20: Clerkship Q&A and Nuts & Bolts of Creating and Sending Clerkship Applications for JD 2022 Students

DATE:      Thursday, May 20 TIME:       6:00-7:00 PM PLACE:    Virtual Event via Zoom RSVP:      Click HERE to register on Zoom The Judicial Clerkship Office (JCO) will hold a Q&A and a “How-To Session” on […]

Federal Law Clerk Hiring Plan Extended for Two Years

On October 2, the federal judiciary announced that the Federal Law Clerk Hiring Plan has been extended for two additional years. As set forth in the plan, which is copied below, federal judges will not accept applications from students in […]

Videos of Judicial Clerkship Programs Available on Law School Website

Videos of programs held by the Judicial Clerkship Office are available on the OCS/JCO Career Videos page of the Law School’s website. Programs include the 2L Clerkship Meeting, Parts 1 & 2, the two 3L Clerkship Meetings, the recent Information […]

RA position: Kenji Yoshino (Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging)

Professor Kenji Yoshino is seeking applications from JD and LLM students for research assistant positions commencing in the Summer and/or Fall 2021. The positions are for academic credit. Professor Yoshino is co-writing a book with David Glasgow (Adjunct Professor and […]

Student Fellows Program: Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging (Fall 2021)

The Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging seeks applications from NYU Law students for student fellow positions to commence in Fall 2021. The Center’s mission is to advance interdisciplinary scholarship on diversity, inclusion, and belonging; support the Law School as […]

Law Firm Virtual Events; RSVP Information Available on Symplicity (1Ls)

  A number of law firms will be hosting virtual events for NYU 1L students. These events provide great opportunities for 1Ls to learn about these firms and meet attorneys in an informal setting with the goal of helping to […]

Hardship Credit/Fail

As we approach the end of the semester we have had several questions about the Hardship CR/F.   If you select the Hardship CR/F grade please be aware that the following ledger  will appear below the class on your transcript […]

2021 Loyola Patent Law Interview Program – Student Bidding Closes on Tuesday, April 27 (2Ls, 3Ls)

  Loyola University Chicago School of Law is hosting the 2021 Patent Law Interview Program on Thursday and Friday, July 22-23.  This nationwide interview program targets patent law employers and rising 2L and 3L students. Bidding for the Loyola Patent […]

Mandatory for EIW Participation: Mini-Mock Interview Sessions Beginning Mar. 29–June 14 (1Ls)

  Beginning on March 29, the Office of Career Services (OCS) is holding mandatory 20 minute “mini-mock” interview sessions for 1Ls who intend to interview with law firms at EIW. You MUST have an updated resume and transcript uploaded to […]

Complete the Summer Jobs Form on CSM by April 16 (1Ls, 2Ls)

  Beginning Tuesday, March 23, the Summer Jobs Form will be available for you to complete on CSM. If you are still engaged in a summer 2021 job search, please choose “Seeking Job” under Job/Activity Type and contact the OCS/PILC/JCO […]

Law School Student Ambassador Program (1L)

  LAW SCHOOL STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM   The student ambassador position at the New York City Bar Association provides an opportunity for law students to take a leadership role within the Association. This is an excellent position for any law […]

Remote Drop-In Hours for JDs and LLMs

  15 min same-day Drop-in appointments may be conducted via video call or by phone. You may call (212-998-6090), email (law.careers@nyu.edu)  or visit the OCS Virtual Reception beginning at 9:30 a.m. to reserve a spot for that day’s drops.   […]