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Registration is now open for the Workforce Recruitment Program!

The Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP) is a referral and recruitment program that identifies students and recent graduates with disabilities who are interested in employment with the federal government. The WRP is one of the main paths to: Find an internship or permanent position at federal agencies Explore careers in the federal service Gain Interviewing experience […]

William H. Hastie Fellowship Program – Increasing the Diversity of the Law Teaching Profession

For over 40 years, the University of Wisconsin’s William H. Hastie Fellowship Program has provided an opportunity for lawyers of color to prepare for a career in law teaching. The Hastie Fellowship is customarily a two-year program, leading to an LL.M. degree. Candidates pursue a scholarly interest of their choice and are encouraged both to […]

The University of North Carolina School of Law in Chapel Hill Seeks a Director of Judicial Clerkships and Alternative Careers

The University of North Carolina School of Law in Chapel Hill is currently seeking a Director of Judicial Clerkships and Alternative Careers. The Career Development Office at the University of North Carolina School of Law facilitates the career exploration and job search process for its students, recent graduates and alumni. Each Director is responsible for […]

THE BPI POLIKOFF–GAUTREAUX FELLOWSHIP FOR A PUBLIC INTEREST LAWYER OR POLICY ANALYST

Application Deadline: October 16, 2015 Business and Professional People for the Public Interest (BPI), a Chicago-based nonprofit law and policy center, seeks a recent law or public policy graduate to serve as the Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellow for one year, renewable for a second, beginning in Summer or Fall 2016. The Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellowship offers the opportunity for […]

GEORGE V. POWELL DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP

Lane Powell PC has more than 140 years of commitment to their communities. This commitment is reflected in Lane Powell’s hiring and promotion of women and individuals from diverse backgrounds. As part of this commitment to diversity, the firm has created the George V. Powell Diversity Scholarship. The George V. Powell Scholar will be a […]

Swords to Plowshares Seeks Candidate to Sponsor for a Legal Fellowship Beginning in August 2016

Swords to Plowshares seeks candidates to sponsor for both Equal Justice Works and Skadden fellowships. Swords to Plowshares is a nationally-recognized nonprofit serving veterans in need in the San Francisco Bay Area.  Founded in 1974, Swords to Plowshares is a community-based not-for-profit organization that provides legal assistance, counseling and case management, employment and training, and […]

The Stephen Coats Memorial Fellowship

Purpose: The Stephen Coats Memorial Fellow is a one year fellowship to promote workers’ rights in Latin America and build transnational support for worker organizers in the region. Experience required: This position requires knowledge of international labor rights and the challenges related to their application in Latin America. Ideal candidates will have worked with a […]

2015 Legal Diversity & Inclusion Tennis/Golf Classic @ Crandon Park – May 9th – 3 CLE

CONNECTING DIVERSE LAW STUDENTS WITH LAWYERS, LAW FIRMS, CORPORATE COUNSEL, JUDGES, ASSOCIATIONS & THE LEGAL COMMUNITY BRING THE FAMILY AND JOIN US FOR A FULL DAY OF FUN!! MAY 9th, 2015 – ALL DAY 3 CLE applied for Crandon Park Tennis Center – Key Biscayne A SPORTING EVENT FIRST AND FOREMOST: The 2015 Diversity & […]

The Miami-Dade Chapter of Florida Association for Women Lawyers Presents: Speed Networking With Leading Women

Get up close and personal with female leaders in our community, Sarah Zabel (Circuit Judge), Lisette Reid (Assistant US Attorney), Susan Kim (Lead Counsel of Litigation, Assurant), and Anabel Nemrow (Associate General Counsel, BankUnited N.A.). Registration is limited, and RSVPs will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis! WHEN: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 from 5:30-7:30 […]

The 2016 Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship Application Is Now Available! Application Deadline is June 19, 2015

Baker Donelson is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where the individual differences among us are understood, respected, appreciated, and recognized as sources of strength of the Firm. These qualities enrich the environment in which we work. With this in mind, Baker Donelson will again award three scholarships to diverse law students who will complete their first year of law […]