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DEADLINE EXTENDED: 2016 Legal Aid Summer Fellowship Information

The Summer Fellow program is for law school students with an interest in public interest law. The Fellow will spend 6 weeks at LAS/CCLA working directly with clients and staff attorneys. The Fellowship will take place during a mutually agreed upon and consecutive 6 week period between May 9, 2016 and August 26, 2016, and […]

The Seattle & Portland Offices of K&L Gates LLP Cordially Invite you to the Rising 2L Summer Happy Hour

Please join other 1L law students from national law schools, K&L Gates lawyers, and law school and legal profession representatives for an evening of networking. This year, we’ll host two receptions on back-to-back dates starting in Seattle and then moving to Portland. You are welcome to join us in either (or both!) locations for an […]

St. Johns River Water Management District in Palatka Florida Seeks Attorney/IRC15963 – Assistant General Counsel II

This is professional work providing competent legal representation of the District in civil and administrative proceedings, as well as in permitting and enforcement regulatory matters. The attorney in this position will be responsible for providing legal analysis, advice, and representation for the District and will work closely with District staff and other stakeholders. Job duties […]

The 2016 PIABA Foundation Securities Arbitration and Securities Law Writing Competition

Contest.  This is a writing competition for students interested in Securities Arbitration and Securities Law sponsored by The PIABA Foundation.  First Prize is $1000, Second Prize is $750, and Third Prize is $500. Competition winner(s) will be posted online. The PIABA Bar Journal Board-of-Editors will publish the first place paper, and may, at their option, print additional […]

Apply to be a Summer Organizing Fellow – Miami Dade Democratic Party

Are you ready to get off the sidelines, roll up your sleeves and fight for affordable higher education, healthcare for all, protect a woman’s right to choose, get serious on climate change, a comprehensive immigration reform bill, and win back the Supreme Court so we can overturn Citizens United. If you’re ready, then fill out […]

2016 SUMMER FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM AT LEGAL AID SERVICE OF BROWARD COUNTY AND COAST TO COAST LEGAL AID OF SOUTH FLORIDA

The Summer Fellow program is for law school students with an interest in public interest law. The Fellow will spend 6 weeks at LAS/CCLA working directly with clients and staff attorneys. The Fellowship will take place during a mutually agreed upon and consecutive 6 week period between May 9, 2016 and August 26, 2016, and […]

ABA RPTE Law Student Writing Contest

The goal of the ABA RPTE student writing contest is to encourage and reward law student writing on the subjects of real property or trust and estate law. The essay contest is designed to attract students to these law specialties, and to encourage scholarship and interest in these areas. Articles submitted for judging are encouraged […]

Join the FBA’s South Florida Chapter for a Lunch Featuring Bruce Moyer, Counsel for Government Relations to the Federal Bar Association

Please join the FBA’s South Florida Chapter on April 13, 2016 for a lunch featuring guest speaker Bruce Moyer, Counsel for Government Relations to the Federal Bar Association.   Mr. Moyer will discuss the federal courts and election year politics, including the current vacancy at the U.S. Supreme Court and at other federal courts. Mr. Moyer […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of March 28, 2016)

Wednesday, March 30, 2016: Careers in Patent Law and the Patent Bar Exam – 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. – Law School Campus Room E-265: Practising Law Institute will meet with Patent-Bar-eligible students to talk about careers in intellectual property law and the Patent Office Exam. For any questions, please contact the CDO.

The Deadline for the 2015-2016 Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition is April 4th!

The deadline for the 2015-2016 Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition is fast approaching! Entries must be received no later than 11:59 pm ET on Monday, April 4, 2016. Students should email entries (and any questions) to Talia Fox.  Organized by the Environmental Law Institute (ELI) and the National Association of Environmental Law Societies […]