PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of May 21

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 2:00 to 3:00 pm Wednesday, from 1:00 to […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

One-on-one sessions with Susan Butler Plum 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 of the Skadden Foundation to take place Tuesday, March 27, in the PILC/OCS Library.  Susan is […]

Mar. 20: Equal Justice Works Info Session

Join Sterling Morriss, Senior Manager of Fellowships 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 project fellowship; learn more here.  […]

Mar. 20: The U.S. Department of Justice Honors Program and Summer Internships

If you are considering applying to work in the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) after your 2L summer or following graduation, please join us for a discussion with Trisha Fillbach on Tuesday, March 20 from 4:00–5:00pm in FH 210. Ms. Fillbach […]

Mar. 22: Voice From the Field: Lunch with Jennifer Turner, ACLU Human Rights Researcher

Join PILC, ILS, LSHR, and Law Women for lunch with Jennifer Turner (JD 06). Jennifer is the Human Rights Researcher in the ACLU’s Human Rights Program. She conducts documentation research and advocacy on human rights violations in the United States, […]

Mar. 22: Meet and Greet with the Federal Reserve Board

Evan Winerman – Bio Evan Winerman is a Counsel in the Monetary & Consumer Affairs section of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System’s legal division.  His areas of focus include financial market infrastructures, payments, reference rates, and […]

Mar. 23: 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 is the perfect time […]