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Posts of interest to 2L students

Fall 2018 Daily Cycles Begin on August 24 at 1:30 pm

COURSES will open for Fall 2018 Daily Cycles on Friday, August 24 at 1:30 pm and end at 9:30 am New York Time on Thursday, September 6. Please keep in mind that the daily cycles are not live. Each day […]

Start of Classes Reminders Checklist for Upper-Year Students

Welcome back! We hope that you had a wonderful summer. Classes begin Wednesday, August 29. Fall 2018 Daily Cycles begin on August 24 at 1:30 pm and end on September 6 at 9:30 am. The cycles will run daily between 1:30 […]

Columbia/NYU Exchange Program – Fall 2018

On Monday, August 20, 2018 at 12:00 noon, registration for the Columbia Law School/NYU School of Law Exchange Program begins. Important information about the program, the link to the online request form, and the list of Columbia classes for which […]

Aug. 22: Mandatory 2018 EIW Callback/Offer Tracker (“Tracker”)

Timely feedback regarding your EIW results is critically important to the accuracy of our counseling and our ability to assist you and others in the summer job search. By Wednesday, August 22 at 12:00 p.m., the Office of Career Services […]

Aug 24: Fall On Campus Interview Program (OCI) – Bidding for Week 2 opens on Friday, August 24 2018 at 12:00 p.m. (2Ls, 3Ls, Tax LLMs)

Week 2 of Fall OCI will take place September 12-14. Bidding for week 2 of Fall OCI will open on Friday, August 24 at 12:00 p.m. and will close on Monday, August 27 at 11:59 p.m.  Please refer to the […]

Aug 21: Fall On Campus Interview Program (OCI) – Bidding for Week 1 closes on Tuesday, August 21 at 11:59 p.m. (2Ls, 3Ls, Tax LLMs)

Fall OCI is a seven week on-campus recruiting program during which employers conduct screening interviews with NYU Law students on campus (Furman Hall). The program is administered via CSM (https://law-nyu-csm.symplicity.com/students).  For law firms and private sector employers, interviews are assigned […]

Internship Opportunity at JASA

JASA, a large non-profit organization that is, among other things, the appointed guardian for over 700 incapacitated people in NYC, is seeking 10-20 student interns to help them build their case management database. Interns will review court orders and ensuing motions, litigation, […]

Aug. 17-20: Apply to Public Interest Organizations Participating in OCI, Week 1 (September 5-7)

Apply to public interest organizations through OCI – Students who are interested in applying to the following organizations should submit applications via CSM between Friday, August 17 at noon and Monday, August 20 at 11:59 p.m.   Earthjustice – 2Ls Federal Trade Commission; Bureau of […]

Aug. 24-27: Apply to Public Interest Organizations Participating in OCI, Week 2 (September 12-14)

Apply to public interest organizations through OCI – Students who are interested in applying to the following organizations should submit applications via CSM between Friday, August 24 at noon and Monday, August 27 at 11:59 p.m.   Internal Revenue Service – 2Ls, 3Ls, and Tax […]

Aug. 27: 2018 Schulte Roth & Zabel Academic Year Fellowship at New York Lawyers for the Public Interest Application Deadline

New York Lawyers for the Public Interest (NYLPI), a non-profit civil rights law firm, is accepting applications for a distinguished fellowship sponsored by Schulte Roth & Zabel. The Fellow will contribute to social justice work at NYLPI during the 2018-2019 […]

Sept. 5: PILCapalooza – An Introduction to Public Interest Lawyering

PILC presents PILCapalooza: An Introduction to Public Interest Lawyering – an event for 1Ls, 2Ls, 3Ls, and LLMs to kick off the fall semester. This program offers an opportunity to jump-start your career planning for the year, get nuts and bolts […]

Sept. 7: Colorado Office of the State Public Defender Info Session

Thinking about becoming a public defender? The Office of the Colorado State Public Defender plans to hire around 60 3Ls for entry-level positions and over 20 2Ls for paid summer internships. Learn about these incredible opportunities to work at a leading public […]

Hauser Global Faculty Course Offerings for 2018-2019

The Hauser Global Law School Program will welcome a number of leading law professors from around the world as Global Faculty for the 2018-2019 academic year. They specialize in diverse fields of law, not just international law, and are renowned scholars […]

Hauser Global Law School Program Seeks Research Assistants for Fall 2018

The Hauser Global Law School Program is currently accepting research assistant applications for the Global Faculty who will be located at NYU School of Law during the fall 2018 semester. Research assistants must be NYU Law students.  Projects will include […]

Sept. 13: 29th Annual Public Interest Legal Career Reception

PILC Reception 2018 poster Thursday, September 13, 2018 5:30–8 p.m. Fordham Law School 150 W. 62nd St. New York, NY (between Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues)   Co-sponsored by 20 law schools, this reception will introduce you to and highlight outstanding […]

Sept. 17: Pro Bono Requirement Info Session for JDs and LLMs

To be admitted to the New York State Bar, all students must complete at least 50 hours of eligible pro bono work. Attend this information session with Miriam Eckenfels-Garcia from PILC to learn what counts, what doesn’t count, how to […]

Sept. 27: Rose Sheinberg Lunch

Each year the Rose Sheinberg program invites someone working on cutting-edge issues of gender, race and class to spend a day at the Law School, meet with students, faculty, and the larger community, and give a major address. This year’s […]

Sept. 27: Rose Sheinberg Lecture

Join us for the 25th Annual Rose Sheinberg Lecture presented by Mariame Kaba. Kaba is an organizer and educator whose work focuses on ending violence, dismantling the prison industrial complex, transformative justice and supporting youth leadership development. Her lecture is […]

Nov. 5-9: Law, Justice, and Development Week 2018 – Rights, Protection and Development

November 5-9, 2018 Washington DC Register here.   The Law, Justice and Development Week 2018 will: Address rights and protection in fragile contexts. Reflect on the human rights aspect of development. Identify the role of multilateral institutions, non-governmental organizations and […]

Drop-in Hours

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, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday: 10:30 – […]

Sep. 12: Seizing the #MeToo Moment: Converting Awareness Into Action

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall   RSVP HERE   Allegations against powerful figures in the media, politics, and the arts have captured public attention on the issue of sexual harassment. How can […]

OCT 1: Nuts & Bolts of Creating Judicial Clerkship PAPER and OSCAR Applications

Date: Monday, October 1 Time: 12:50-1:50 p.m. Where: Furman Hall, Room 212 RSVP: Click here to RSVP  for this event or go to the “Events” page of your CSM/Symplicity account   The Judicial Clerkship Office (JCO) will hold a “How-To Session” on […]

Sept. 6, 2018: Annual New York City Bar Association Law Student Welcome Reception

Thursday, September 6, 2018; 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM This event is free, please sign in to register. Whether you are in your first, second or third year of law school, or an LL.M student, we invite you to learn […]

DEADLINE SOON: Invitation to Submit Research Grant Proposals – John C. Hazard Fund

JOHN C. HAZARD FUND AMERICAN FOREIGN LAW ASSOCIATION NEW YORK www.afla-law.org INVITATION TO SUBMIT RESEARCH GRANT PROPOSALS In 1997, the American Foreign Law Association (“AFLA”) established the John C. Hazard Fund to promote the study of comparative law among law […]

August 21-22: Post-EIW 411: Next Steps for Students with Two or Fewer Post-EIW Callbacks

August 21-22: Post-EIW 411: Next Steps for Students with Two or Fewer Post-EIW Callbacks Tuesday, August 21, 12:30 to 1:30pm; OCS/PILC Library, Furman Hall 430 Wednesday, August 22, 4:00 to 5:00pm; OCS/PILC Student Library, Furman Hall 430 Associate Dean Irene […]

Sep 12: 2L Evening Reception: PwC – Advisory (Financial Services Regulatory Group)

Wednesday Sept 12, PwC Headquarters NYC 7-8:30 (RSVP Required) Interested in a career in consulting?  Not sure what a lawyer does as a consultant?  PwC invites 2Ls to mingle with partners, staff, and like-minded students to share perspectives on career […]

Available dates through Aug 24: Walk for Work with Associate Dean Dorzback (2L, 3L)

Associate Dean Dorzback will be available to students on an individual basis by advance sign-up to discuss job search related issues during a walk around Washington Square Park. All walks are for 7 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. The meeting point […]

Professor Victor Seeks RA for Copyright Project

Professor Jacob Victor is looking for one or more research assistants to help with a project on copyright law and the music industry.  The main work will be research into the legislative history of the 1909 and 1976 Copyright Acts […]

Preparing for OCI and Callbacks – Pro Bono Happy Hour

PRO BONO INSTITUTE – LAW FIRM PRO BONO PROJECT PRO BONO HAPPY HOUR Looking to be introduced to law firm pro bono programs? Tune in to the Pro Bono Happy Hour, the Law Firm Pro Bono Project’s podcast featuring interviews […]

Post-EIW Planning

We typically recommend that students do not schedule vacation during August to ensure adequate time to schedule callback interviews. Though you will have some control over your callback interview schedule (as firms will generally ask you to indicate which days […]