EXTERNAL OPPORTUNITIES

Oct.30: Emerging Practice Areas: e-Discovery, Privacy, Cryptocurrency

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 6:30 – 8:00 pm 42 West 44th Street, NY, NY 10036 Free for Members of Sponsoring Schools and New Lawyer Enrichment Program (NLEP) Participants; $15 for Members of Non-Sponsoring Schools; and $35 for Non-Members Register here.  […]

US-Asia Institute Szymanski Rule of Law Program in China

USAI’s 4th Annual China Program is Set for May 19–June 1, 2019 (2 Weeks in China for 6 Chinese-fluent US Law Students) HOSTS: Three top universities generally serve as hosts: Peking University School of Transnational Law (in Shenzhen), Tsinghua University […]

Nov. 9: “Inside In-House Counsel” Seminar Provided by the Johnson & Johnson Law Department

The Johnson & Johnson Law Department Invites You To Attend the Eighth Annual Law Student Day: Inside In-House Counsel Friday, November 9, 2018 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration begins at 8:45 am Johnson & Johnson World Headquarters One Johnson […]

Oct. 9: HATE: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship Lecture

Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) Broadway and 122nd Street, New York City Register: http://www.jtsa.edu/segal-fall-2018 The Bernard G. Segal Memorial Lecture in Law and Ethics Nadine Strossen, John Marshall Harlan II Professor, New York Law School; former […]

Oct. 11-14: Spirituality, Law & Politics: Fostering Human Connection in an Era of Alienation Conference

There is a wonderful conference happening in Washington DC at American University Law School hosted by Project for Integrating Spirituality, Law and Politics (PISLAP). It will offer sessions on Restorative Justice, Transforming Legal Education, Contemplative Practices, and Transforming Private Practice. […]

Nov. 6: In Conversation with Mervyn King

NYU Stern School of Business presents a series, “In Conversation with Mervyn King,” former Governor of the Bank of England, Baron King of Lothbury, Alan Greenspan Professor of Economics, and Professor of Economics and Law at NYU, and featuring Anna Wintour, Editor-in-Chief, Vogue, and Artistic […]

Office of the Appellate Defenders – “First Monday in October” Mock Supreme Court Argument – Madison v. Alabama

Office of the Appellate Defender, a non-profit law firm dedicated to providing high quality client-centered appellate and post-conviction representation to indigent persons appealing felony convictions, is hosting its twenty-fifth annual FIRST MONDAY IN OCTOBER, a mock Supreme Court argument.   […]

Oct. 11-13: Full Participation is a Human Right Inaugural Conference

  Community Church of New York | 40 E 35th St, New York, NY   For tens of thousands of New Yorkers, a criminal conviction—no matter how minor or how dated—can prevent people from finding a job or a home. […]

Oct. 15: International Humanitarian Fact-finding Commission Internship Application Deadline

The International Humanitarian Fact-finding Commission (IHFFC) is offering a paid part-time internship to a student who will monitor the relevant work of the United Nations General Assembly and other bodies and provide support to Commissioners upon their visits to New York City. […]

ABA Antitrust & Consumer Protection Mentorship

The ABA Section of Antitrust Law, along with the Antitrust Committee of the Young Lawyers Division, is kicking off the next pairing session.  The program pairs law students with both newer lawyers (lawyers with 6 years of experience or less), […]

The Jeffrey G. Miller National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (NELMCC)

For more information, please visit: https://law.pace.edu/nelmcc

Press Behind Bars: Undermining Justice and Democracy

Press Behind Bars: Undermining Justice and Democracy Fri, September 28, 2018 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM EDT United Nations Headquarters Trusteeship Council (ECOSOC chamber)   Journalists are being imprisoned at record numbers around the world. They are regularly threatened, attacked […]

Summer Ethical Leadership Fellowship for Law Students and Early-Career Lawyers

FASPE (Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics) is now accepting applications for its 2019 Law program.   FASPE Law is a fully-funded, two-week fellowship program in professional ethics and ethical leadership that begins by examining the actions and choices of German lawyers in enabling Nazi policies. It then draws […]

Oct. 25: NYC Bar Association Panel and Reception ( International LLM)

Thursday, October 25  6:30 – 8:30 p.m.   42 West 44th Street The New York City Bar Association is hosting a panel and reception. Panelists will speak about how they came to be involved in international practice. They will offer advice […]

The Jeffrey G. Miller National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (NELMCC)

For more information, please visit: https://law.pace.edu/nelmcc

International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competition in Hong Kong and Vienna

NYU will send up to two teams to the next edition of the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot which takes place each year in Hong Kong and Vienna. It is a unique competition that is designed to foster […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

The World Bank’s Law, Justice and Development Week 2018 Law Student Contest

The World Bank’s Law, Justice and Development Week 2018 invites undergraduate and graduate level law school students under the age of 28 from Sub-Saharan African and North African member states to enter the LJD Week 2018 Law Student Contest for Development Solutions. […]

Jul. 25: Lawyering Peace: A Skills-Based Negotiation Simulation Series for Law Students

July 25, 2018 Time: 5:30 – 8:30pm Location: Baker McKenzie 815 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20006   The Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG) cordially invites law students in the Washington, D.C. area to participate in the upcoming […]

Jul. 26: NYC Right to Counsel in Housing Court: History of the Coalition and Looking Toward the Future

Thursday July 26, 2018, 5:30PM – 8:00PM New York Law School, Faculty Commons, 2nd Floor 185 West Broadway, New York, NY 10013   In 2017, the New York City Mayor signed into law the right of low-income tenants to access […]

Jul. 17: Sive, Paget and Riesel Brown-Bag Lunch Seminar on Environmental Law

Sive, Paget and Riesel, the oldest environmental law firm in the US, invites law students to attend a brown-bag seminar at which attorneys will discuss their practices and offer insights on building a career in environmental law.   The seminar […]

Jul. 10: National Black Prosecutors Association’s (NBPA) 35th Annual Job Fair

The National Black Prosecutors Association (NBPA) cordially invites you to participate in our Annual Job Fair on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Aurora, in Aurora, Colorado. The goal of the National Black Prosecutors Association’s (NBPA) Job Fair […]

Jun. 25: Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center 20th Anniversary

The APALRC’s 20th Anniversary Celebration is only a few weeks away.  We will be celebrating this momentous occasion on June 25, 2018 at Hogan Lovells, LLP in Washington, DC.  We hope you will join us as we celebrate the APALRC’s founders […]

Jun. 29: Lawyering Peace: A Skills-Based Negotiation Simulation Series for Law Students

Lawyering Peace:  A Skills-Based Negotiation Simulation Series for Law Students   June 29th, 2018 Time: 5:30 – 8:30 pm Location: Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP 1152 15th St NW Washington, D.C. 20005   The Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG) […]

Jun. 11: Goodwin Rising 2L Reception

Learn about Goodwin’s 2L Diversity Fellowship Program at a cocktail reception. Monday, June 11, 2018 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM 620 Eighth Avenue New York, NY RSVP here.

Pro Bono Opportunity – Advocates for Justice

Advocates for Justice, a non-profit public interest organization in downtown Manhattan, is seeking recent law school graduates or LLM’s for a pro bono opportunity in the public interest area.   Advocates for Justice (A4J) provides pro bono legal representation and […]

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 […]

Pro Bono Opportunity – Goodwin Procter LLP – Citizenship Applicant Screening Clinic

Date & Time:  Thursday, May 3, 2018 (10-1)   Location:  Goodwin’s NY Office, New York Times Building, 620 Eighth Avenue, NYC   Program:  Goodwin is partnering with Legal Services NY (LSNYC) to host an at-firm Citizenship Screening Clinic. Our lawyers […]