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2015 ABA Legal Career Development Expo in Chicago

Are you a Law Student? Recent Graduate? Young Lawyer? This is an event you don’t want to miss! Practicing attorneys and legal professionals seeking to advance their careers are also welcome to attend. The American Bar Association’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion is pleased to announce the ABA Legal Career Development Expo. The Expo will […]

CITY OF CHICAGO DEPARTMENT OF LAW 2015 SUMMER LAW CLERK PROGRAM

The City of Chicago Department of Law invites law students to apply for its 2015 Summer Law Clerk Program. Usually, the program begins June 1st and is for a minimum of 10 weeks; however, the start date and duration of a law clerk’s summer will be determined by the law clerk and his/her direct supervisor. […]

OGC HONORS LEGAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

U.S. EPA Office of General Counsel: The Office of General Counsel (OGC) is the chief legal advisor to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the federal agency with primary responsibility for implementing the nation’s environmental laws. OGC attorneys provide counsel to EPA policy makers on legal issues associated with implementing these environmental laws, as well […]

Phoenix 1L Holiday Reception

You are cordially invited to join Quarles & Brady LLP for their Home for the Holiday reception for first-year law students attending out-of-state schools to meet and mingle with attorneys from Quarles & Brady to learn more about the firm and its people. The reception will be held Monday, December 22, 2014, from 4:00-6:00 p.m., […]

1L Summer Rotation Clerkship-New for Summer 2015

Gain Experience at Both a Law Firm and a Corporation: First-year law students now have a unique summer clerkship opportunity that combines a traditional law firm clerkship with experience working at an in-house corporate law department. Twin Cities Diversity in Practice is a collaboration of law firms and corporate law departments seeking to enhance the […]

THE JUDGE SANDY KARLAN LAW STUDENT FELLOWSHIP

Judge Sandy Karlan has been a Circuit Court Judge since her appointment to the bench by Governor Lawton Chiles in 1995. She is currently the Administrative Judge of the Family Division and is also assigned to the Complex Litigation Division within the Unified Family Court. To honor Judge Karlan, a Law Student Fellowship has been […]

OnRamp Fellowship Launched for Women Lawyers Re-Entering the Profession 



The OnRamp Fellowship has expanded to include 15 law firms that are offering more than 80 fellowships in 24 cities across the US for women lawyers who took a break from practicing and want to return to the legal profession. The goal is to give returning women lawyers an opportunity to broaden their legal experience, skills, […]

ABA Business Law Section Diversity Clerkship Program

2015 Business Law Section Diversity Clerkship Program The Business Law Section Diversity Clerkship Program focus is on judicial clerkships, where diversity among judicial clerks remains disproportionately low. For law students, serving as a judicial law clerk is a mark of distinction and honor that will advance their future career opportunities in law practice, and academia, in government […]

FASPE Summer Ethics Fellowships for Law Students

FASPE seeks applications for its 2015 law fellowships. FASPE Law, one component of a larger program that works with students in several professional fields, uses the conduct of lawyers and judges during the Holocaust and in Nazi Germany as a launching point for an intensive course of study on legal ethics. FASPE is predicated upon […]

The Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless (the “Legal Clinic”) Seeks Attorney to Serve as Project Manager

The Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless (the “Legal Clinic”) seeks to hire an attorney to serve as project manager for a new, multi-organization, DC Human Right to Housing Initiative. This Initiative emerged from collaboration among the DC Access to Justice Commission, the DC Bar Pro Bono Program and a number of local legal services […]