Apr. 27: Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties Application Deadline

Applications are open for the 2020 Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties at Type Media Center. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the application deadline has been moved back and the fellowship is open to remote projects. Applications must be submitted […]

Apr. 10: Legal Aid Society Housing Staff Attorney Application Deadline

The Legal Aid Society, the nation’s oldest and largest social justice legal services organization, has openings for dedicated, entry level housing staff attorneys in the Civil Practice. The Housing Unit handles a broad range of tenant representation at the trial […]

Apr. 20: Thinking Ahead Towards Prosecution Positions for 2Ls and 3Ls

Calling all current 1Ls and 2Ls who may be interested in prosecution work. Whether you know for sure you want to work in a prosecutor’s office or are merely considering a career or internship in prosecution, please join us as we talk about some […]

Chesler Scholarship in Litigation now available until April 10th

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 […]

Defense Association of New York Scholarship

The Defense Association of New York will award two $2,000.00 scholarships to 2L or 3L law students who, in the Civil Litigation context, through education and future practice, are looking to improve the services of the legal profession, elevate the […]

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 […]

Clerkship Recommendation Match for 2Ls (JD 2021)

Current 2Ls (JD 2021) who plan to apply for post-graduation judicial clerkship positions this June must participate in the Judicial Clerkship Recommendation Matching program in order to obtain recommendation letters from NYU Law professors (full-time, lawyering, adjuncts, visitors, etc.). IMPORTANT […]

JCO: Check-list for JD 2021 Clerkship Applicants

The check-list for JD 2021 students who plan to apply for judicial clerkship positions in June 2020 is available from your CSM/Symplicity account. Click here to download a copy. Also, remember to complete the registration form under the “Clerkships” link […]

Webinar: Demystifying Clerkships for Public Interest Students

   Click HERE to View the Webinar   On Tuesday, March 31, the Public Interest Law Student Association, the Public Interest Law Center, and the Judicial Clerkship Office held NYU Law’s first ever clerkship event focused solely on the questions, […]

Bar Exam Eligibility Outside of New York and Bar Exam Dates Information

For information on Bar Exam Eligibility and Bar Exam Dates, please refer to FAQ of the Covid-19 page Information for current students and faculty under the heading of  The Bar Exam, Bar Eligibility, and Remote Instruction.

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of April 6 (Remote)

PILC will be conducting appointments remotely until further notice.  Remote drop-in appointments can be made by calling 212-998-6686. PILC will be offering drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Monday, 1:00 to 2:00 pm Tuesday, 2:00 to 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 […]

Apr. 6: Rising 2Ls Thinking Ahead Towards a Summer Internship in Government

Please join us for a conversation to learn more about what you can do to prepare for the fall hiring season before you return to campus in August. We will also discuss fall OCI opportunities and some important dates to […]

Apr. 7: Rising 3Ls Thinking Ahead Towards a Post-Grad Position in Government

For rising 3Ls who are considering federal, state or local post-grad government job opportunities. Learn some tips on what you can do to prepare for the fall hiring season before you return to campus in August, as well as some […]

Apr. 7: Beyond EIW – The Endless Possibilities of What Public Interest Career Paths Look Like

Join PILSA for “Beyond EIW,” our panel about the limitless career paths available to public interest students. It will feature a diverse array of 3Ls (and one fabulous recent graduate) covering a wide range of backgrounds, geographic locations, employer types, […]

Apr. 9: Careers Town Hall for LLM Students

Please join OCS, PILC and OGS for a virtual Town Hall for LLM students on Thursday, April 9th, from 2-3pm, via Zoom. Counselors will be giving an update on career related programming, discussing strategies for navigating job searches and answering […]

Apr. 14: Equal Justice Works Fellowship Information Session

RESCHEDULED FROM MAR 24. 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 […]

Apr. 17: Planning for Your Summer Internship 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, […]

May 15: Summer Rent Discount Program Application Deadline

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 positions this summer.  To be eligible […]

Student Fellows Program: Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging (Fall 2020)

The Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging seeks applications from NYU Law students for student fellow positions to commence in Fall 2020. The Center’s mission is to advance interdisciplinary legal scholarship on diversity, inclusion, and belonging; support the Law School […]

1L Law Firm Virtual Events

A number of law firms will be hosting virtual receptions/information sessions for NYU 1L students. These events provide wonderful opportunities for 1Ls to learn about these firms prior to the 2020-21 recruitment season. The following law firm will be hosting […]

(1Ls, 2Ls): Complete the Summer Jobs Form on CSM

The Summer Jobs Form is now available for you to complete on CSM. If you are currently engaged in a summer 2020 job search, please choose “Seeking Job” under Job/Activity Type and contact the OCS/PILC/JCO receptionist, Aviana Finn (aviana.finn@nyu.edu) to […]

April 6-8: Virtual ‘Walk for Work’ With Dean Dorzback

Associate Dean Dorzback will be available via Zoom to students on an individual basis to discuss job search related issues. Sign up is listed under the events tab on CSM. Monday 4/6:8:30-9:00 a.m.2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Tuesday 4/7:8:30-9:00 a.m.4:00-5:00 p.m. […]

June 15 Deadline: 2020-2021 City Bar Student Ambassador Program

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 student ready […]

Apr 13: ACP’s Scholarship Clinic

On Monday, April 13, 2020, the Academic Careers Program will sponsor a Scholarship Clinic for graduates and affiliates of the law school who are planning on entering the law teaching market in the next few years. Scholarship Clinic is a […]

Chesler Scholarship in Litigation now available until April 10th

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 […]

NYIPLEF’s 2020 Diversity Scholarship

The New York Intellectual Property Law Education Foundation (NYIPLEF) is offering a diversity scholarship in the amount of $10,000 for the 2020-2021 academic year to current 1Ls and 2Ls who demonstrate intent to engage in the full-time practice of intellectual […]

Defense Association of New York Scholarship

The Defense Association of New York will award two $2,000.00 scholarships to 2L or 3L law students who, in the Civil Litigation context, through education and future practice, are looking to improve the services of the legal profession, elevate the […]

JVS SoCal Scholarship now available

Jewish Vocational Services of Southern California will award $10,000 scholarships to Jewish students who are permanent residents of LA county and have financial need. The scholarship is applicable to students who meet these qualifications and are perusing studies in undergraduate […]