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The University of Michigan Law School Seeks Assistant Dean of Career Planning

The University of Michigan Law School invites applications for the senior administrative position of Assistant Dean of Career Planning. Founded in 1859, Michigan Law School enjoys a reputation for academic excellence characterized by a powerful commitment to access and diversity. Michigan is consistently ranked among the top ten law schools in the nation, and enjoys international […]

The East Bay Community Law Center Seeking Racial Justice Senior Fellow

The East Bay Community Law Center is seeking a Racial Justice Senior Fellow. Minimum Qualifications: • Licensed to practice law in California preferred. • At least five (5) years of legal practice, with demonstrated civil litigation experience. • Desire to make a substantial commitment to the development and litigation of impact cases. • Demonstrated commitment […]

The Careerist: “Summer Associate Tips—How to Work the Lunch and Cocktail Party” By Eve Birnbaum

Law firm consultant Eve Birnbaum is a former corporate partner at Winston & Strawn, and was also  the legal director of the corporate practice at Proskauer Rose and global director of legal recruiting at Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy. Ms. Birnbaum has written an article in The Careerist titled “How to Work the Lunch and Cocktail […]

Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund Fellowship Application Now Available for 2014-2016

The Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund (DREDF), located in Berkeley, California seeks candidates for collaboration on Skadden, Equal Justice Works (EJW), and other public interest fellowship applications for the two year period beginning fall 2014. If awarded, such fellowships offer recent law graduates an invaluable opportunity for entry-level training in impact disability civil rights […]

Join Ms. JD at Planning Consultants Group on June 19th for a South Florida Kick Off Event!

Ms. JD would like to invite you to an informal wine and cheese networking event in South Florida. Ms. JD is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the success of women in law school and the legal profession. Serving as a unique nexus between the profession and the pipeline of diverse attorneys, Ms. JD’s online community provides […]

American Civil Liberties Union Foundation Center for Democracy, New York, Seeks Human Rights Researcher

The Center for Democracy of the ACLU’s National Office in New York City seeks a full-time Human Rights Researcher for a two-year period, with the possibility of renewal for an additional period. The ACLU Center for Democracy works to strengthen democratic institutions and values, including the values of government transparency and accountability, and to reinforce the […]

Visit and Navigate “JD Careers Out There” – A New Link on The CDO Website

JD Careers Out There (JDCOT) is a video resource presenting career advice from lawyers and non-practicing lawyers to help attorneys and law students determine what to do with a law degree, achieve success and find career fulfillment. The mission of JDCOT is to help you find a career that fits you and to help you […]

PSJD Postgraduate Fellowships for June 2013

The deadline calendar On PSJD lists fellowship application/proposal deadlines. Please note that PSJD updates this information annually and/or as it becomes available.  Some deadlines may be extended or changed, so you should always verify deadlines with the employer or host organization. Please see the following fellowship opportunities for June 2013 and their respective deadlines: June 2013: 06/30/2013: MFY […]

Attend the ABA Annual Meeting on August 8-12, 2013 in San Francisco

Law Student Division Activities: August 9-10, 2013 Early-Bird Registration Deadline: May 31, 2013 The ABA Annual Meeting is just around the corner. The early-bird registration of $50 ($75 for ABA non-member law students and includes a one-year membership in the ABA Law Student Division) will end on May 31. Beginning June 1, the student rate […]

ABA Law Student Division 2013-2014 National Leadership Opportunities

Submit Your Nomination for Division Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates or Vice Chair-SBA! Deadline for Receipt: 11:59pm on June 1, 2013. The ABA Law Student Division offers unique opportunities for law students to serve as leaders in the ABA while they are still in law school. These positions provide excellent resume-builders for students […]