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HOPE Dates to Remember: SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 HOPE Public Interest Resource Center Kick-Off Meeting Room F-309, 12:30 p.m. SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 Public Interest Lecture Series Room A-110, 12:30 p.m. OCTOBER 13, 2014 Equal Justice Works Career Fair Pre-Departure Meeting Faculty Lounge, 4th Floor Library, 12:30 p.m. OCTOBER 15, 2014 Public Interest Lecture Series Room A-110, […]

Equal Justice Works Veterans Legal Corps (VLC) Fellow Position

Program Background & Description: Equal Justice Works (EJW), AmeriCorps and Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida (CLSMF) have partnered to provide the Veterans Legal Corps (VLC) Fellowship opportunity to assist veterans and military families with their legal needs.  The VLC Fellow will provide civil legal assistance to low-income veterans and military families in central Florida.  The […]

LCC Hiring Hall and Other Job Resources

Hiring Hall: The LCC distributes the Hiring Hall via e-mail every month to law firms, legal departments and a host of law student and minority organizations. The Hiring Hall contains a list of current openings at LCC firms and legal departments. Organizations are free to distribute the hiring hall to members. Law students and interns […]

Clinical Teaching Fellowship – Refugee & Human Rights Clinic, UC Hastings

The Refugee and Human Rights Clinic (RHRC), in collaboration with the Center for Gender & Refugee Studies (CGRS), at U.C. Hastings is seeking applications for a two-year teaching fellowship (July 2015-June 2017). The fellowship provides the opportunity to learn how to teach law in a clinical setting. The fellow will work under the supervision of […]

Women Thrive Seeking a New Director of Global Partnerships

Women Thrive Worldwide, one of the leading organizations working to bring the voices of women and men around the world to policymakers in Washington, D.C. and beyond, seeks a Director of Global Partnerships (GP). Please click here for the full job description and information on how to apply. The GP Director will lead the organization’s […]

Organization of American States Seeks Human Rights Specialist

Duties & Responsibilities: The Human Rights Specialist will work as part of the team which supports the work of the Rapporteurship on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.  In this capacity, he or she will work under the general supervision of the Executive Secretary of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), either directly or through […]

Family Violence Appellate Project Seeks Staff Attorney

Family Violence Appellate Project is the only organization in California dedicated to appealing cases on behalf of survivors of domestic violence. They represent clients in the California Courts of Appeal, submit amicus curiae briefs in cases of statewide importance, monitor unpublished cases daily and request publication of important domestic violence cases, provide training services and […]

Family Violence Appellate Project Seeks Development Associate

Family Violence Appellate Project (FVAP) is the only organization in California dedicated to appealing cases on behalf of survivors of domestic violence. They are a start-up nonprofit agency whose mission is to ensure the safety and well-being of survivors and their children by helping them obtain effective appellate representation. If you are interested in being […]

LatinoJustice, Puerto Rican Legal Defense Fund-PRLDEF (New York, New York) FALL 2015 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC INTEREST FELLOWSHIP

LATINOJUSTICE PRLDEF seeks to SPONSOR rising 3L or recent law graduates currently clerking for  Fall 2015 PUBLIC INTEREST FELLOWSHIP. LatinoJustice is one of the foremost Latino civil rights organizations in the country, serving a pan-Latino constituency. Since 1972, they have brought precedent setting impact litigation that has profoundly improved the treatment of Latinos in our […]

16th Annual NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS CONFERENCE

What:             16th Annual NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS CONFERENCE When:            October 17 & 18, 2014 Where:           The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, Linthicum Heights, MD  Deadline:      August 28, 2014 Register:       Register online (this option will be available shortly) or use the form in the conference brochure. Check for additional details on the website. For […]