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The USCIS is Hiring Entry-Level Attorneys Nationwide

The U.S. Citizens & Immigration Services Office (USCIS) of the Chief Counsel (OCC) has posted a vacancy announcement on USA Jobs for entry-level attorneys. They will be hiring a large number (exactly how large still to be determined) of people who either are about to graduate from law school (i.e., before July 1 of this […]

The Diversity and Law Clerks and Students Committees Present: Starting and Maintaining a Small IP Firm or Nonprofit

On January 31, 2013, from 3:00 to 4:30 pm EDT, the Federal Circuit Bar Association (FCBA) is sponsoring a Webinar panel titled “Starting and Maintaining a Small IP Firm or Nonprofit.” The FCBA is the national organization for the bar of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington, D.C. They sponsor […]

Van Der Hout, Brigagliano & Nightingale, LLP Seeking Deportation Defense Fellow

Van Der Hout, Brigagliano & Nightingale, LLP is a nationally renowned, full-service immigration and nationality law firm.  The firm was founded in 1980 and represents a wide range of clients. The firm is seeking a licensed attorney with one to three years of experience or a recent law graduate to serve as a Deportation Defense […]

The ILG Post-Graduate Innovator Fellowship

The ILG Post-Graduate Innovator Fellowship is a one-year, full-time paid position for a new lawyer interested in creative human rights work. The Innovator Fellowship sprang from the recognition that immigration litigation is one of the fastest growing segments of the legal community and there is a great need to foster and mentor effective advocates for […]

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, Office of Chief Counsel, Seeks Attorney (Richmond, VA)

Announcement Number: 13.01 Position Title: Staff  Attorney The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit is soliciting applications for staff attorney positions from third-year law students, law clerks and attorneys. Successful candidates will be appointed to one-year term  positions.  Contingent on budget availability and  performance, appointed candidates may be given the opportunity to […]

HOPE News for the Week of January 14, 2013

Upcoming Events: Friday, January 18th, The 50th Anniversary of Gideon v. Wainwright, Live Stream, 10:30 am – 12 pm EST. A program commemorating the 50th anniversary of the landmark decision, Gideon v. Wainwright will be live streamed by the ABA Section of Litigation. More info here.  Tuesday, January 22nd, VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Training […]

Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) 2013 Summer Legal Associates Intern Program

The Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) seeks several exceptional law students to serve as Summer Legal Associates in 2013 for a minimum of eight full weeks. Their primary role will be to assist the Cambodia Law and Policy Journal in its editorial responsibilities; however, there will be a variety of additional projects that they may […]

Special Tribunal for Lebanon Internship Programme

The Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) offers internships to highly motivated students and young professionals with good academic qualifications who are in the final stages of education or in the early stages of their careers. The internship is a practical, educational experience whereby interns principally assist the staff of the STL in discharging their duties. […]

2013 Summer Living in New York Program at NYU School of Law

Each year NYU School of Law makes their student apartment-style residences available to summer interns and associates working in the New York business and legal communities and to graduate students and others whose study, work or leisure interests bring them to New York City during the summer months. Most of the residents in the past […]

HNBA Second Annual Human Trafficking Conference – January 25, 2013

Please join the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) and the University of Miami School of Law on January 25, 2013 for a discussion on “Human Trafficking: Demand, Legislation and Prosecutions.” Welcome by Dean Patricia D. White, University of Miami, School of Law. Opening remarks by Miami-Dade County Commissioner Jose Diaz. In addition to several speakers, the […]