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The American Society of International Law Offers 50% Off on Memberships to UM Law Students

The American Society of International Law (ASIL) maintains listings on over 100 organizations and institutions’ internship, fellowship and pro bono opportunities that include, or directly focus on, the practice of international law. University of Miami School of Law is a partner with ASIL which offers 50% off of any membership. Please contact Yazmyne Vasquez at the CDO for […]

University of Miami School of Law Students and Alumni are Invited to Attend the University of Miami Career Expo on Monday, September 19, 2016

University of Miami School of Law students and alumni are cordially invited to attend the University of Miami Career Expo taking place on Monday, September 19th from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the BankUnited Center on the Coral Gables campus. The Career Expo has traditionally attracted companies from various industries such as business, healthcare, communication, […]

K&L Gates Public Interest Fellowship Program of the K&L Gates LLP Fund 2016 – 2017 Application Guidelines

The Pittsburgh Foundation and K&L Gates LLP are proud to offer the K&L Gates Public Interest Fellowship Program.  The fellowship was established in September 1999 to offer law students the opportunity to assist public service organizations located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In 2017, the program will award one successful candidate a fellowship that enables them to […]

Summer 2017 ALDF Litigation Program Clerkship -Animal Legal Defense Fund

When: The clerkships are full-time, during summer 2017, for a period of 3 months (approximately 12 weeks) with a flexible starting date (dependent upon the student’s schedule). Location: ALDF’s Cotati, California office. Responsibilities: The clerks will be closely supervised and trained by top experts in animal law. Clerks will complete legal research, work with ALDF’s litigation department […]

Summer 2017 ALDF Criminal Justice Program Legal Clerkship – Animal Legal Defense Fund

When: The clerkships are full-time, during summer 2017, for a period of 3 months (approximately 12 weeks) with a flexible starting date (dependent upon the student’s schedule). Location: ALDF’s Portland, Oregon office. Responsibilities: The clerks will be closely supervised and trained by top experts in animal law. Clerks will learn how to review cruelty reports, communicate with […]

AmeriCorps Legal Fellow – Elder Justice Legal Fellowship

Organization. Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc.  Position. AmeriCorps Legal Fellow – Elder Justice Legal Fellowship Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. is hosting a one year fellowship sponsored by Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps to assist older adults who are victims of abuse, neglect, and exploitation with a focus on financial exploitation. The attorney selected […]

Save the Date! 18th Annual National Law Students Worker’s Rights Conference October 14 & 15, 2016

What:              18th Annual NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS CONFERENCE When:             October 14 & 15, 2016 Where:            The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, Linthicum Heights, MD Keynote Speaker: Mark Gaston Pearce, Chairman, National Labor Relations Board Friday Evening:     Networking Dinner & Program (details to be announced) Much More: With multiple interactive workshops, panel discussions and […]

University of Miami School of Law | Career Development Office Fall Recruiting 2016 – Job Fair Information

University of Miami School of Law participates in numerous job fairs with other law schools and organizations. These programs give students increased access to a broad range of employers and help accommodate employers unable to travel to University of Miami School of Law for on-campus interviews. Students interested in getting exposure to employers outside of […]

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 […]

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 […]