Mar. 29: Planning for Your 2L Year: Choices and Strategies for Public Interest 1Ls

Join PILC and current students for a discussion about how to plan for your 2L year and 2L summer, including whether to participate in EIW/OCI and how to choose and prioritize clinics, classes, term-time internships, journals and RA/TA positions. Now […]

Apr. 15: Building Organizations for Change: Social Enterprise and Nonprofit Development

Have you ever thought about starting your own social enterprise or nonprofit organization?  Whether it is something you may like to do soon after graduating or down the road, now is the time to start learning about it!  Please join […]

Additional Summer Funding for 1Ls: Catalyst Public Service Fellowship Program (App Due 3/15)

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 […]

NYU Public Interest Project Fellowship

Open to current 3Ls, this fellowship requires the candidate to partner with a public interest host organization in the United States and to propose a project of his/her own creation that he or she will execute at the host organization.   […]

Extended: Sudler Family Fellowship Application Deadline

The Sudler Family Fellowship will support approximately ten NYU Law 1Ls and 2Ls spending their summers at federal and local prosecutors anywhere in the United States. This fellowship is available only to those students who have already secured summer internships […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of February 18

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

Feb. 19: A Conversation with Dr. David Malone

The Public Interest Law Center invites you to a lunch conversation with UN Under-Secretary-General David Malone, Rector of the United Nations University. Prior to joining UNU in 2013, Dr. Malone held many high-level roles in the Canadian government, including positions […]

Feb. 19: Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy & Land Use Law Internship Deadline

The Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy & Land Use Law is pleased to offer a summer internship program to select students pursuing summer internships in environmental, energy or land use law. This program offers $500 to eligible students, which is […]

Feb. 22: Ten Years: The Latinx Rights Scholars Program and Their Legacy of Social Justice at NYU Law and Beyond

This year marks the ten-year anniversary of the first class of graduates of the Latinx Rights Scholars Program at NYU Law. Throughout the years, scholars and alums of the program have tirelessly worked for social justice within Latinx communities, and […]

Feb. 25: Tips on Finding Summer Public Interest Internships

If you are still seeking a 1L summer internship or are just beginning your search for a summer job, please join us for a discussion of how to identify employers who are still seeking to hire summer legal interns.  We […]

Feb. 26: Getting a Headstart on your 3L Public Interest Job Search

Calling all public interest 2Ls!  During this panel, you will hear from current 3Ls, with diverse interests, who have navigated the public interest post-graduate job search.  Receive job search strategies, learn about different post-graduate opportunities, and hear what 3Ls wish […]

Feb. 27: Public Service Benefit

You’re invited!  Please join PILC and the Law Alumni Association for the 2019 Public Service Benefit on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Greenberg Lounge. Public Service Awards will be conferred on Anthony Enriquez ’13, Felicity Conrad ’13 and the […]

March 4: 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 […]

Mar. 7: Masiyiwa-Bernstein Fellowship with Namati Application Deadline

The Masiyiwa-Bernstein Fellowship provides exceptional NYU Law graduates with an opportunity to spend one year working with an innovative human rights organization. Fellows are paid a competitive salary with benefits. The Bernstein Institute supports fellows throughout the year with fellow-centered […]

Mar. 7: International Alumni Panel

Join the Public Interest Law Center for a discussion with distinguished international public interest alumni about the cutting edge issues they are working on, their career trajectory, and how you can prepare for a career in international public interest law. […]

Feb. 14: Arthur Helton Global Human Rights Fellowship Application Deadline

NYU School of Law announces with great pleasure the posting of the 2019-2020 Helton Global Human Rights Fellowship for one year of human rights work. Applicants are invited to design projects with a host organization to put their legal education […]

Feb. 15: Police Investigation Partnership Project Pro Bono Training

The Center for Appellate Litigation (CAL) is a non-profit organization that represents indigent defendants convicted of crimes in New York and the Bronx on direct appeal and in other postconviction matters. We are spearheading a pilot project that would partner […]

Room Closings for PILC Fair

The Public Interest Law Center (PILC) at New York University School of Law will hold its 42nd annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair on February 7 & 8, 2019.   Please be aware that VH 110 and Golding Lounge will be closed to […]

Extended: National Center for Philanthropy and the Law’s Open Society Foundations Fellowship

What is the OSF Fellowship in Nonprofit Law?The OSF Fellowship in Nonprofit Law permits one Fellow each year to spend a year in residence at the Open Society Foundations Office of the General Counsel, working with the General Counsel and the staff of attorneys on legal […]

Feb. 7-8: 42nd Annual NYU Public Interest Legal Career Fair

The Public Interest Law Center (PILC) at New York University School of Law will hold its 42nd annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair on February 7 & 8, 2019.  It is the largest fair of its kind in the country. […]

Jan. 29: 1L & 2L Summer International Internships

Join PILC to learn about the nuts and bolts of the international public interest internship search process. International internships can be unique and life-changing experiences and we encourage all 1L and 2L students still looking for a summer job to […]

Jan. 22: Law versus Power – Book Talk with Wolfgang Kaleck

Join CHRGJ and Wolfgang Kaleck for a discussion of his new book, Law versus Power: Our Global Fight for Human Rights (OR Books, 2018). Wolfgang Kaleck, best known as Edward Snowden’s lawyer, is a human rights activist extraordinaire. For more than two decades, […]

Jan. 23: International Court of Justice Judicial Fellow Programme Application Deadline

NYU Law is currently accepting applications for a Traineeship with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague. The traineeship program is open to current 3L and LLM students at NYU Law, as well as JD and LLM graduates […]

Jan. 24: Westchester County Bar Foundation Fellowship Application Deadline

Since 2007, the Westchester County Bar Foundation (WCBF) has awarded a two-year public interest law fellowship for a new attorney to work in Westchester County and/or Hudson Valley, New York, at a legal services 501(c)(3) non-profit in which the fellow […]

Jan. 25: 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, […]

Jan. 25: PILC Fair: Interviewing and “Table Talk” Info Session

Please join us for a workshop to help prepare you for successful interviewing and networking at the upcoming Public Interest Legal Career Fair. Date: Friday, January 25th Time: 12:00 – 1:00pm Room: FH 216 Please RSVP here.

Jan. 16: Hague Conference on Private International Law Summer Internship Deadline

The Hague Conference on Private International Law (in The Hague, Netherlands) is once again offering a summer internship for  grants for international internships. The Secretariat has indicated that there is only one position for summer 2019.  The NYU grant is generally […]

New York Women’s Bar Association Foundation Paid Part-Time NYU Law Student Fellowship

Her Justice seeks a NYU Law student (JD or LLM) for the spring 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 […]

University of Pennsylvania Law Review Public Interest Essay Competition

The University of Pennsylvania Law Review is pleased to announce its fourth annual Public Interest Essay Competition. The Competition is a national writing competition for student-authored articles on the topic of social justice and the public interest. The winner will be awarded […]