1L

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. 5: Financial Literacy Skill Session

Most of us have big financial goals and not enough cash to spare. So deciding what to do with your paycheck after you’ve covered your basic expenses can be tough. After all, debt can be costly, but not having some […]

Apr. 8: Rising 2Ls Thinking Ahead Towards a Summer Internship in Government

Please join us for a conversation to learn more about what you can do to prepare for the fall hiring season before you return to campus in August. We will also discuss fall OCI opportunities and some important dates to […]

Apr. 11: Brown Bag Lunch with Miami Dade County Public Defender

Thinking about becoming a public defender?  Join Miami Dade Public Defender, Carlos Martinez, and Executive Chief Assistant for Recruitment and Litigation, Teresa Enriquez, for an informative discussion about how to approach this career path, as well as opportunities available to […]

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 […]

Apr. 19: 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 invites you to join Professor Randy Hertz for an informative discussion about PD summer internships, including advice and tips for what to expect and how to prepare! […]

Drop-in Hours-Updated JD Schedule

Drop-in appointments may be conducted in person or by phone. You may call the front desk at (212) 998-6090 beginning at 9:30 a.m. to reserve a spot for that day’s drops.   JD: Monday& Tuesday :10:30-11:30am and  3:00 – 5:00pm […]

1L Employer Events (1Ls)

From late January through mid-March, a number of law firms and other private sector employers will be hosting luncheons or evening receptions for 1L students. These events provide wonderful opportunities for 1Ls to learn about these firms and meet attorneys […]

Mar. 26: Clerkship Talk with Judge Sri Srinivasan, US Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit

DATE:    Tuesday, March 26TIME:    12:30-1:30 PMPLACE:  Vanderbilt Hall, Room 208RSVP:    Click here to RSVP Judge Sri Srinivasan of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit will hold a talk with students who are interested in judicial clerkship positions. Judge Srinivasan […]

Mar. 21–Apr. 26: Mandatory Mini Mocks

Thursday, March 21 through  Friday, April 26, OCS, Furman 430 The Office of Career Services (OCS) believes that all 1Ls who intend to participate in Early Interview Week (EIW) 2019 would benefit from an early assessment of their interviewing skills, […]

Mar 28: Lazard Investment Banking Information Session (1Ls)

Lazard invites 1Ls to an on-campus recruiting event on Thursday, March 28. This will be an information session to learn more about Lazard and their 2020 Summer Associate program followed by a networking lunch. Thursday, March 28, 12:40-2:00pmOCS/PILC Library, FH […]

Apr. 2: Save the Date – Strike a Match: Mandatory EIW Information Session for 1Ls

In order to provide you with all of the necessary details regarding Early Interview Week (EIW), we are holding this mandatory presentation for 1Ls. In this session, OCS Counselors will provide an introduction to EIW including logistics, practical advice on […]

Apr. 2: NYU Global Networking Reception (1Ls)

Tuesday, April 2, 5:30–7:00 p.m., Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall *Mandatory event for 1Ls who plan to interview with EIW firms in locations outside of NYC.*Directly following the “Strike A Match” program*Delicious FOOD and BEVERAGES will be served! Please join us […]

Bluebook Bootcamp: A Preview of the Writing Competition

Planning on entering the Writing Competition? Want to avoid common mistakes during the Bluebook exercise? Come to the Bluebook Bootcamp—a one-hour training to brush up on your Bluebook skills. Law Review editors will also speak about the journal and the […]

Winter Clothing Drive 3/25-3/30

The SBA is hosting a Winter Clothing Drive March 25 to March 30. Please donate your gently warn winter clothes, coats, gloves, hats, and scarves to those in need. Donation boxes will be in Wachtell Lounge and dorm lobbies. Contact […]

15th Annual Employee Benefits Writing Prize

ELIGIBILITY: This competition is open to any J.D. and graduate law students enrolled at any time between August 15th, 2018 and August 15th 2019, who have not at any time engaged in the practice of law. TOPICS AND GUIDELINES: As […]

Passport Drive

Apply for your U.S. PassportMonday, April 29, 201910:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.NYU Office of Global Services, 383 Lafayette Street What you should bring:– Passport application, available at travel.state.gov– Use DS-11 application (completed, but unsigned) if applying for the first time […]

LRAP Information Sessions

If you are thinking about a career in public interest law, let us show you how LRAP can work for you after graduation. The Office of Student Financial Services invites you to attend one of our upcoming LRAP Information Sessions.  […]

The Cole Schotz P.C. Diversity Scholarship is now available

Cole Schotz P.C. is now accepting applications for their Diversity Scholarship Program. The scholarship will grant $5,000 to a current 1L student attending law school in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, New York or Texas. Please see their website for […]

Charles E. Joseph Employment Law Scholarship

The Charles E. Joseph Employment Law Scholarship is now accepting applications. The scholarship will grant $1,000 annually to a law student who plans to work in plaintiff’s employment law. Please see their website forguidelines, application, and more information: https://www.workingnowandthen.com/scholarship/ Deadline: May […]

Hudson Country Bar Foundation Scholarship

Hudson Country Bar Foundation is currently accepting applications for their 2019 scholarship. Applicants must be current law students, residents of Hudson County, and demonstrate financial need. Pervious awards have been between $2,500 and $2,000 and about 10 recipients are selected […]

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 […]

2019 ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Writing Competition

The ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources is sponsoring four writing competitions open to any law students enrolled in law school during the academic year of competition. Students can submit papers previously written for academic credit and the winners […]

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. 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. 11: Deadline for the Mitchell Jacobson Leadership Program 1L Application

The Jacobson Leadership Program in Law & Business is accepting applications to the program from students entering their second year of law school. The Jacobson Leadership Program in Law & Business is designed for students who aspire to a non-traditional […]

Howard University School of Law – Summer Study Abroad in South Africa

Howard University School of Law is pleased to announce its summer program of law at the University of Western Cape, in Cape TownSouth Africa, in 2019   The program is approved by the American Bar Association and will allow students […]

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 […]