PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

Mar. 26: Skadden Fellowship Info Session

Directors 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, March 26, at […]

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 […]

Extended: Catalyst Public Service Fellowship Program Application Deadline

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 […]

Mar. 26: One-on-one sessions with Susan Butler Plum and Kathleen Rubenstein of the Skadden Foundation

Rising 3Ls and current 3Ls who will clerk in the fall are invited to sign up for individual “counseling” sessions with Susan Butler Plum and Kathleen Rubenstein of the Skadden Foundation to take place Tuesday, March 26, at NYU Law […]

Pro Bono Opporunity – NYS Courts Office for Justice Initiatives’s Bridge-the-Gap CLE

Bridge the gap between law school and the realities of practicing law through presentations by experienced practitioners and a HANDS-ON 60 hour Pro Bono Practicum that will provide participants with the opportunity to: • gain client interviewing skills, • represent […]

Summer Internship Opportunity – P.R.I.M.E. Finance

P.R.I.M.E. Finance is currently looking for 2019 summer interns to serve at its offices in the Netherlands. Banking & Finance I Capital Markets I Arbitration I Mediation I Dispute Resolution Duties and responsibilities Our interns participate in a wide range […]

Mar. 11: 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. 12: Equal Justice Works Info Session

Join Aoife Delargy Lowe, Director of Law School Engagement & Advocacy at Equal Justice Works, and incoming NYU Law EJW Fellows, for this information session about the post-graduate Equal Justice Works Fellowship.  The EJW Fellowship is a two-year public interest […]

Mar. 13: A Conversation with NSA General Counsel Glenn Gerstell

Please join the Center for Cybersecurity, the Reiss Center on Law and Security, and PILC for a discussion with Glenn Gerstell, General Counsel of the National Security Agency and Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) on Wednesday, March 13. Mr. Gerstell will […]

Mar. 5: Project Fellowship Info Session

Interested in working at a non-profit organization after graduation? If so, project fellowships could be right for you. Come learn the nuts and bolts of applying for post-graduate public interest project fellowships (such as Equal Justice Works, Skadden, and Kirkland […]

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. […]

Mar. 9: 33rd Annual Metropolitan NY Trainer by the New York State Defenders Association (NYSDA)

Date: Saturday, March 9 Location: Tishman Auditorium Time: 8:30am – 4:45pm Join the New York State Defenders Association (NYSDA) for a day of trainings about criminal law and criminal defense.  Topics will include: Recent Developments in Criminal Law and Procedure […]

Mar. 4: NYU Public Interest Project Fellowship Deadline

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.   […]

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 […]

Mar. 1: 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 […]

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. 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 […]