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PILC Remote Counseling Appointments

PILC counselors are available for remote and in-person appointments throughout the fall. Same-day drop in appointments are also available. To make an appointment, you can: 1) Email pilc.appointments@nyu.edu with A description of what you are looking to discuss with a counselor Practice […]

Pro Bono Session Recording Now Available

Recording for Pro Bono Info Session on 9/20 now available on PILC Resources page: https://its.law.nyu.edu/drupal/authenticate/index.cfm?appName=netID-iModules&returnLink=https%3A//www.law.nyu.edu/publicinterestlawcenter/forstudents/career-resources-for-JDs

New York Women’s Bar Association Fellowship at Her Justice

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

Paul & Marie Napoli Student Fellowship in Environmental Law and Policy

The Guarini Center for Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law is pleased to announce a new fellowship for NYU Law students interested in sustainable energy law and policy. The Guarini Center, housed at NYU School of Law, is an academic […]

Diversity Fellowship to The University of Texas School of Law’s Nonprofit Organizations Institute

The application is open for the Diversity Fellowship to The University of Texas School of Law’s Nonprofit Organizations Institute. This fellowship was created to encourage diversity and participation in the tax-exempt organizations practice of law by introducing 1st, 2nd and […]

Public Interest Employer Web Series Videos

Last year, the metro area law schools held an introductory series on the practice of public interest law. The videos from the series can be found below:   City Government (Video) Panelists: ● Lillian Evans|Director of Legal Recruitment, NYC Law Department […]

Deadline Extended: Alan Klinger Civil Rights Fellowship at ADL

Deadline Extension: The deadline for fall-term externships has been extended to October 1st, 2021, and spring-term externship applications will be considered on a rolling basis until January 7th, 2022. The Alan Klinger Civil Rights Fellowship is a paid term-time internship […]

Sept. 24-27: Apply to Public Interest Employers Interviewing 2Ls and 3Ls in Fall OCI

Overview: Fall OCI is a seven week recruiting program administered via CSM/Symplicity (https://law-nyu-csm.symplicity.com/students) during which public sector employers interview 2Ls for summer internships and 3Ls for post-graduate jobs.  Interviews will be taking place virtually via Flo Recruit or Zoom, WebEx etc based on […]

Public Defender Brown Bag Lunch Series

Thinking about becoming a public defender?  Throughout the fall, PILC is hosting brown bag lunches with public defender offices from around the country (see list below).  These informative discussions will give you the opportunity to learn about how to approach […]

Sept. 27: Brazilian Legal Society Pro Bono Clinic

Brazilian Legal Society Pro Bono Clinic The Brazilian Legal Society at NYU partnered with the Brazilian Consulate in New York and the non-profit organizations Mantena Global Care and Garra to launch a pro bono clinic aimed at providing free legal […]

Sept. 28: International Post-Graduate Fellowships

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Virtual Event 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 […]

Sept. 30: Housing Litigation Brown Bag Lunch Series – Mobilization for Justice (MFJ)

Since New York City’s adoption of the right to counsel for low-income tenants in eviction cases in 2017, the demand for housing litigators has increased dramatically. Join us for a series of brown-bag discussions about working as a housing rights […]

Sept. 30: Twenty-Fifth Annual Attorney General Robert Abrams Public Service Lecture

Please join PILC for the Twenty-Fifth Annual Attorney General Robert Abrams Public Service Lecture. Each year, a prominent public figure who has performed exemplary public service addresses the students, faculty, alumni, and friends of New York University School of Law.  […]

Sept. 30: Twenty-Fifth Annual Robert Abrams Public Service Lecture

Thursday, September 30, 2021 | 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Greenberg Lounge and Zoom   Please join PILC for the Twenty-Fifth Annual Attorney General Robert Abrams Public Service Lecture. Each year, a prominent public figure who has performed exemplary public service […]

Oct. 21-23: Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair

The Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair is the largest national public interest legal career fair, bringing together more than 200 public interest employers to conduct interviews for full-time positions and internships. More than 1,500 law students from over […]

Oct. 29: 4th Annual New York State Public Defenders Career Fair

4th Annual New York State Public Defenders Career Fair   Friday, October 29, 2021 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm EST We are excited to welcome them to a robust virtual hiring experience using the Zoom platform. Registration and details at: […]

Nov. 4: Peggy Browning Fund’s Advocating for Workplace Justice

Please join PILC and the Peggy Browning Fund for a virtual workplace justice panel featuring labor law practitioners from union-side firms, the government, labor unions and worker centers. The panel will take place on Thursday, November 4, from 4:00 PM to […]

Oct. 18: Judicial Clerkship Meeting for 2Ls – Part 1

Date: Monday, October 18Time: 1:00-2:00 PMWhere: Furman Hall, Room 216RSVP: Click here to sign up for this event The value of a post-graduation judicial clerkship will be discussed. What is a clerkship? Why clerk? When to clerk? Where to clerk? […]

Sept. 21: CHRGJ and PILC Info Session

Join the Public Interest Law Center and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice for a virtual event with Lauren Stackpoole, Jackie Gallant and Melina DeBona and a discussion of human rights work at CHRGJ and NYU. Jackie Gallant […]

Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship

The Puerto Rican Bar Association is offering scholarships to Puerto Rican and Latinx law students who demonstrate financial hardship. Please see their website for qualifications, the application, and more information: link. For questions contact Robert Brande in the office of […]

Sept. 20: Pro Bono Requirement Info Session

Monday, September 20, 2021  |  1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Virtual Event   To be admitted to the New York State Bar, all students must complete at least 50 hours of eligible pro bono work. Attend this information session to […]

Sept. 24: Legal Services NYC’s Bankruptcy Assistance Project Pro Bono Training

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, property […]

Sep. 20: Virtual Fall OCI – Bidding for Week 4 closes on Monday, September 20 at 11:59 p.m. EST. (2Ls, 3Ls)

  Week 4 of Virtual Fall OCI takes place October 4-October 8. Virtual Fall OCI week 4 bidding closes on Monday, September 20 at 11:59 p.m.  Students will learn whether or not they have received an interview for week 4 […]

Sep. 23: Virtual Fall OCI Week 3 – Open Sign-Up Opens on Thursday, September 23 at 12:00 p.m. EST. (2Ls, 3Ls, Tax LLMs, ITax LLMs)

  Week 3 of Virtual Fall OCI begins on Monday, September 27!   Open Sign-Up (opening on September 23 at 12:00 p.m. EST. FOR SELECT EMPLOYERS ONLY): Open Sign-up will allow you to view all available interview slots for your […]

Sep. 20: Virtual Fall OCI – Week 3 Schedules Available at 12:00 p.m. EST. on Monday, September 20; Deadline to Cancel and Opt-In to Waitlists at 11:59 p.m. EST. on Wednesday, September 22 (2Ls, 3Ls, Tax LLMs, ITax LLMs)

  Week 3 Virtual Fall OCI schedules are available for viewing as of 12:00 p.m. on Monday, September 20. The deadline to cancel an interview and opt-in to any employer waitlist is Wednesday, September 22 at 11:59 p.m. Instructions on […]

Virtual Fall OCI Week 2 – Potential Open Sign Up Opportunities (2Ls, 3Ls, Tax LLMs)

  Week 2 of Virtual Fall OCI begins on Monday, September 20! Potential sign-up opportunities for week 2 of Fall OCI are explained in detail below.   Open Sign-Up (FOR SELECT EMPLOYERS ONLY): Open Sign-up will allow you to view […]

Sept. 27: US Air Force JAG and Coast Guard JAG – Information Session – Monday, September 27 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. (1Ls, 2Ls, 3Ls)

  For all students (1L, 2L, 3L)  interested in learning more about the Air Force Judge Advocate General Corps (Air Force JAG Corps) and the Coast Guard Judge Advocate General Corps (Coast Guard JAG Corps) and how to practice law […]

Videos of Judicial Clerkship Programs Available on Law School Website

Videos of programs held by the Judicial Clerkship Office are available on the OCS/JCO Career Videos page of the Law School’s website. Programs include the 2L Clerkship Meeting, Parts 1 & 2, the two 3L Clerkship Meetings, the recent Information […]

Federal Law Clerk Hiring Plan Extended for Two Years

On October 2, the federal judiciary announced that the Federal Law Clerk Hiring Plan has been extended for two additional years. As set forth in the plan, which is copied below, federal judges will not accept applications from students in […]

Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship

The Puerto Rican Bar Association is offering scholarships to Puerto Rican and Latinx law students who demonstrate financial hardship. Please see their website for qualifications, the application, and more information: link. For questions contact Robert Brande in the office of […]