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Check Out Susan Gainen’s Blog “Pass the Baton”!

Susan Gainen is a multiple entrepreneur, consulting to law schools and lawyers. Her current lecture series includes “Alternative Careers,” “Professionalism Has Attached,” and “Job Search Outside of OCI: The Forever Skill.” Ms. Gainen maintains a blog called “Pass the Baton” which contains various tips and useful information for law students and attorneys. She has spent the past […]

Read About Top Ten Reasons to Use a Virtual Office by Intelligent Office of Miami

According to Intelligent Office of Miami, the use of a virtual office is not a universal panacea but there are many good reasons why they really make sense in these times. The key advantages are that they can get yourself operational fast and with a virtual foot on the ground in your chosen territory, for […]

The Public Service Fellows Program Application for Fall 2013 is Available and Closes on July 19th!

The Public Service Fellows Program at the Partnership for Public Service is an opportunity for undergraduate students, graduate students and recent graduates to participate directly in transforming the way government works while developing valuable professional skills. At the Partnership, fellows are integral to the day-to-day operations, programs and activities of our organization. We value the […]

Human Rights Advocacy in the U.S.: A Training for Attorneys, Organizers & Other Public Interest Practitioners in the Greater Miami Area

August 16-17, 2013 University of Miami School of Law Faculty Meeting Room, Law Library (4th Floor) 1311 Miller Road, Coral   Gables, FL, 33146  Sponsored by the Local Human Rights Lawyering Project at the Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law at American University Washington College of Law and the Miami Law Human Rights Clinic. […]

The Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth (CFSY) Seeks Advocacy Director

The Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth (CFSY) is a national coalition and clearinghouse that coordinates, develops, and supports efforts to implement just alternatives to the extreme sentencing of America’s youth, with a focus on abolishing life-without-parole sentences for all youth. The CFSY has a team of seven staff people that work closely in […]

The Washington College of Law’s Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law Seeks Program Coordinator

As part of Washington College of Law’s (WCL) long-standing commitment to international human rights and to the rule of law, WCL established the Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (“the Center”) in 1990 to work with students, faculty and the international legal community to provide scholarship and support for human rights initiatives around the […]

Advancement Project Seeks Staff Attorney

Advancement Project seeks a creative problem solver, strong advocate, and skilled attorney in its WashingtonD.C. office to serve as a Staff Attorney in our “Opportunity to Learn” Program. Advancement Project is a next generation, multi-racial civil rights organization. With a national office in Washington, DC and two offices in California, they combine law, communications, policy […]

CHAMBERS ASSOCIATE 2013 – 14 is NOW LIVE

The latest edition of Chambers Associate 2013 has gone live on the website. What Chambers Associates offers students this year: The Inside View: Chambers Associates interviews thousands of junior associates to bring law students the best insider information to date More leading firms reviewed than ever before, with greater coverage across the US Comprehensive careers […]

Read “10 Things Every Summer Associate Needs to Know” on The Careerist

Sheryl Sandberg, the chief operating officer of Facebook, has dominated recent conversations with her book “Lean In—Women, Work, and the Will to Lead.” It is interesting to note how many of Sandberg’s “lessons” apply to lawyers generally (both men and women) and to summer associates specifically. This article in the Careerist gives the 10 essential tips from […]

The 2013 Diplomacy Fellows Program Application Process Opens on July 1, 2013

The U.S. Department of State 2013 Diplomacy Fellows Program application process will open on July 1, 2013. The online application link will be available on the Diplomacy Fellows Program page on the website when the vacancy announcement is posted. The deadline to submit completed applications is 11:59 pm Eastern Time on July 31, 2013. Any […]