PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of August 26

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: Monday, from 3:00 to 4:00 pm Tuesday, from 3:00 to […]

Hot Jobs For Graduating 3Ls

PILC has begun to compile 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 […]

Hispanic National Bar Association Vision in Action Scholarships

The HNBA/VIA Fund is proud to announce educational scholarships for law students! The 2019 HNBA Vision in Action Scholarships will be awarded to Hispanic/Latinx rising 1L, 2L, or 3L law students enrolled at accredited law schools in the US or […]

Hourly Paid Externship Positions at Neufeld Scheck & Brustin, LLP

Neufeld Scheck & Brustin, LLP (NSB) (www.nsbcivilrights.com) is a small plaintiffs’ civil rights law firm in New York City devoted primarily to police misconduct and other civil rights and constitutional litigation. Formerly Cochran Neufeld & Scheck, LLP, the firm was […]

Paid Fall Term-Time Fellowship at Her Justice

Her Justice seeks a NYU Law student (JD or LLM) for the fall semester to serve as the New York Women’s Bar Association Foundation (NYWBAF) Fellow. The position requires 10-20 hours per week. The fellowship is funded by the NYWBAF […]

Aug. 23-26: Appy to Public Interest Organizations Participating in OCI, Week 1 (Sept. 9-13)

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). ALL public interest and government employers will pre-select their Fall […]

Aug. 27: LLM Orientation: Pro Bono Information Session

This is a mandatory session for LLM students intending to fulfill the New York State Bar pro bono requirement during their time at NYU. Samantha Wynne, Associate Director at PILC will give an overview of pro bono: what to expect, […]

Aug. 28: Welcome Reception for Incoming Students

Join PILC at a welcome reception for all incoming 1Ls, LLMs, and transfer students!  Be inspired by a keynote speech from the Executive Director of North Star Fund, Jennifer Ching ’00. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Date: Wednesday, […]

Sept. 4: PILCapalooza

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. 9: International Post-Graduate Fellowships for JDs

Thinking about a career in international law? This info session is for 2L and 3L students who are interested in international post-graduate public interest fellowships. We will discuss the NYU Human Rights Watch Fellowship, the Masiyiwa-Bernstein Fellowships, the Arthur Helton […]

Sept. 10: Immigrant Justice Corps Information Session

Please join PILC for an information session on the Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship (http://justicecorps.org/fellowship/). We will be joined by IJC staff. This event is open to 3L, 2L, and 1L students. Applications for the IJC Fellowship are due October 11. […]

Sept. 13: Legal Services NYC’s Bankruptcy Assistance Project Pro Bono Training

Organization: The New York City Bankruptcy Assistance Project (NYC BAP) is part of Legal Services NYC, the largest provider of civil legal services in the United States. Legal volunteers work to save New York’s most vulnerable residents from wage garnishments, […]

Sept. 16: Deadline to Apply for Funding to Attend National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference in October

NYU JD students are invited to apply for funding to attend the Peggy Browning National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference.  The conference will take place October 18-19 at the Maritime Conference Center in Linthicum Heights, MD.  Please see Peggy Browning’s […]

Oct. 11: Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship Application Deadline

The application period for the Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship opened on June 10 and will close on October 11.  (Note that there is no advantage to applying early, insofar that all applications will be considered at the same time.)  The […]

Aug. 2: Tycko & Zavareei LLP Public Interest Fellowship Deadline

Tycko & Zavareei LLP is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for the Tycko & Zavareei LLP Public Interest Fellowship (the “Fellowship”). The Fellowship, which is in its ninth year, is designed for recent law school graduates, and […]

Jul. 26: Furman Public Policy Scholarship Program Deadline

NYU Law is proud to announce that the Furman Public Policy Scholarship Program will grant partial tuition scholarships for two years to one or two rising 2Ls who have a strong background and interest in public policy. The Furman Public […]

Hot Jobs For Graduating 3Ls

PILC has begun to compile 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 […]

Jul. 9: NYU Law’s Public Interest Law Center Happy Hour in Washington, D.C.

Please RSVP for NYU Law’s Public Interest Law Center Happy Hour in Washington, D.C. on July 9 2019 (RSVP REQUIRED). The event will be held at Duke’s Grocery (1513 17th St NW, Washington, DC 20036) from 6-7:30 PM. Come mingle with current NYU […]

Jul. 11: Tenants’ Rights Movement: Career Opportunities in a Changing Legal Landscape

Careers in Housing Law: Panel Discussion and Networking Event for Law Students Thursday, July 11th | 6pm – 8pm | New York Law School | 185 West Broadway, New York After New York City adopted the right to counsel for […]

DOJ Wednesday Webinar Series

The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management (OARM) is hosting a Wednesday Webinar Series for law students and eligible graduates to hear directly from DOJ components participating in the Attorney General’s Honors Program and learn more about their work and what they look for […]

For Rising 3Ls: Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship

The application period for the Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship opened on June 10 and will close on October 11.  (Note that there is no advantage to applying early, insofar that all applications will be considered at the same time.)  The […]

Jul. 11: US Department of Justice Career Information Fair

The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management (OARM) is hosting The U.S. Department of Justice Career Information Fair, Thursday, July 11, 2019, at 3:00 PM EST. The annual Career Information Fair is an opportunity for law students interested in the Honors Program […]

Jul. 26: Furman Public Policy Scholarship Program Deadline

NYU Law is proud to announce that the Furman Public Policy Scholarship Program will grant partial tuition scholarships for two years to one or two rising 2Ls who have a strong background and interest in public policy. The Furman Public […]

DOJ Wednesday Webinar Series

The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management (OARM) is hosting a Wednesday Webinar Series for law students and eligible graduates to hear directly from DOJ components participating in the Attorney General’s Honors Program and learn more about their work and […]

Jul. 9: NYU Law’s Public Interest Law Center Happy Hour in Washington, D.C.

Please RSVP for NYU Law’s Public Interest Law Center Happy Hour in Washington, D.C. on July 9 2019 (RSVP REQUIRED). The event will be held at Duke’s Grocery (1513 17th St NW, Washington, DC 20036) from 6-7:30 PM. Come mingle […]

Jul. 11: US Department of Justice Career Information Fair

The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management (OARM) is hosting The U.S. Department of Justice Career Information Fair, Thursday, July 11, 2019, at 3:00 PM EST. The annual Career Information Fair is an opportunity for law students interested in the […]

Jul. 11: Tenants’ Rights Movement: Career Opportunities in a Changing Legal Landscape

Careers in Housing Law: Panel Discussion and Networking Event for Law Students Thursday, July 11th | 6pm – 8pm | New York Law School | 185 West Broadway, New York After New York City adopted the right to counsel for […]

Jun. 7: 2020-2021 George N. Lindsay Fellowship Application Deadline

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, one of the nation’s foremost civil rights legal organizations, annually sponsors the one-year George N. Lindsay Civil Rights Fellowship. The Lindsay Fellowship provides an opportunity for recent law school graduates to become […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of May 27

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: Tuesday, from 3:00 to 4:00 pm Wednesday, from 1:00 to […]

May 15: Summer Rent Discount Program Application Deadline

NYU Law is very pleased to announce a Summer Rent Discount Program for current students and 2019 graduates who plan to live in NYU School of Law summer housing while working in public interest positions this summer.  To be eligible […]