PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

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 […]

Upcoming 1L Government Deadlines

The following government programs have 2L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2016-17 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: frenchfries   Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of each […]

Upcoming 2L Government Deadlines

The following government programs have 2L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2016-17 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: frenchfries   Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of each […]

Upcoming 3L Government Deadlines

The following government programs have 3L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2016-17 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: frenchfries   Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of each […]

Upcoming Public Policy Internship and Fellowship Deadlines

The following government programs have deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2015-16 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc password: frenchfries   Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of Fellowship and Internships […]

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 […]

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 […]

Jul. 19: U.S. Department of Justice Career Information Fair

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is hosting a Career Information Fair on Thursday, July 19, 2018.  From 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.  The event is open to a limited number of law students who will be working or living in […]

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 […]

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 […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of May 28

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: Wednesday, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm Thursday, from 2:00 to […]

Hot Post-Grad Jobs For 3Ls

The CSM/Symplicity system is updated continually as job, fellowship, and internship information comes in to PILC, OCS, and JCO.  Please continue to check this system frequently for the most comprehensive, targeted, and up-to the-minute information. Symplicity can be accessed via this […]

May 15: Summer Rent Discount Program Deadline

NYU Law is very pleased to announce a Summer Rent Discount Program for current students and 2018 graduates who plan to live in NYU School of Law summer housing while working in public interest positions this summer.  To be eligible […]

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 […]

Apr. 16: 2018-2019 NYU Reproductive Justice and Women’s Rights Fellowship Deadline

Current 3L students at NYU Law are invited to apply for the NYU Reproductive Justice and Women’s Rights Fellowship with a public interest host organization in the United States or abroad.   Host organizations must do legal work in reproductive […]

April 17: Financial Literacy Month Skill Session: Personal Finance 101

Please join PILC and the Bernstein Institute, for this skill session in Vanderbilt Hall Room 210 on Tuesday, April 17th from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.   Most of us have big financial goals and not enough cash to spare. So deciding […]

Apr. 18: Introduction to Fulbright Information Session

Wednesday, April 18 from 5:00 – 6:00 pm, NYU Wasserman Center Join us for an Introduction to the Fulbright US Student Program information session. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, and administered by the Institute for International Education […]

Apr. 18: Planning for Your Summer Internship in Public Defense with Randy Hertz

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

Apr. 19: Appellate and Constitutional Litigation at Public Interest Law Firms: Lunch with Rachel Bloomekatz of Gupta Wessler

Join PILC for a brown bag lunch with Rachel Bloomekatz, a principal of Gupta Wessler PLLC, a national appellate, constitutional, and complex litigation boutique. Gupta Wessler briefs and argues high-stakes cases in the U.S. Supreme Court and courts across the […]

Apr. 10/11: Public Rights Project Fellowship Webinar

If you would like to learn more about the Public Rights Project Fellowship, please join us on April 10, 2018 at 12:00pm (PT) or April 11, 2018 at 9:00am (PT) for an informational webinar! This is a fantastic opportunity to interact […]

Apr. 12: Information Session with Public Knowledge

Interested in issues like net neutrality and artificial intelligence?  Come learn how early-career lawyers at Public Knowledge are working on issues such as these in D.C. policy spaces like Capitol Hill and the FCC.  Public Knowledge works to shape policy […]

Apr. 13: Judge Bernard S. Meyer Scholarship Application Deadline

The New York Bar Foundation is currently accepting applications for the following scholarship:   The Judge Bernard S. Meyer Scholarship (1) valued at $5,000.00 The scholarship is open to all second-year (2L) students as of spring 2018 semester enrolled in […]

Apr. 5: Accountability for US Torture: From Haspel to The Hague

Thursday, April 5 1:00pm – 3:00pm     Furman Hall 328   RSVP   Jamil Dakwar Director, ACLU Human Rights Program   Katherine Gallagher Senior Staff Attorney, Center for Constitutional Rights   Nikki Reisch Legal Director, CHRGJ, NYU School of Law   […]

Additional Summer Funding for 1Ls: Catalyst Public Service Fellowship Program (App Reopened and Due April 6)

Eligible 1Ls with public interest summer internships in New York may apply to the Catalyst Public Service Fellowship Program, a program of the New York Bar Foundation.  Fellows will receive an additional $500 in summer funding (on top of the $4500 PILC […]

Apr. 3: Finding Your Fellowship Panel

Are you interested in a public interest career? Have you been considering fellowships? Not sure if there’s a fellowship right for you?   Please join APALSA and PILC for our inaugural “Finding Your Fellowship” Panel Event. This event is dedicated […]

Apr. 3: Masyiwia-Bernstein Fellowship Info Session (For 2019 Fellowships)

Are you a NYU School of Law student interested in working with an innovative human rights organization after graduation? Come learn about the Masiyiwa-Bernstein fellowship program and meet representatives from our 2019 partner organizations: Namati, Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, […]

DEADLINE 4/6: Apply To Be A Masiyiwa-Bernstein Fellow at NYU Law’s Global Justice Clinic!

Attention LLM and JD students interested in a dynamic fellowship at a cutting-edge international human rights clinic, apply to be a Masiyiwa-Bernstein fellow at NYU School of Law’s Global Justice Clinic for the 2018-2019 academic year! Applications are now being accepted. Deadline […]

U.S. Foreign Policy Colloquium

The U.S. Foreign Policy Colloquium (FPC) provides 75 of the best and brightest Chinese graduate students a deeper and more nuanced understanding of the complex forces that shape American foreign policy and inform the U.S.-China relationship. Through site visits, lectures, and […]

Mar. 27: Skadden Fellowship Info Session

Susan Butler Plum, director of the Skadden Foundation, along with incoming NYU Law Skadden Fellows, will discuss the post-graduate Skadden Fellowship.  The Skadden Fellowship is a two-year public interest project fellowship; learn more here.   This info session will take place Tuesday, […]