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The International Legal Foundation Announces Volunteer Lawyer Opportunity – The West Bank

The International Legal Foundation (ILF) seeks an experienced lawyer to help build a proactive approach to criminal defense representation for indigent clients in Palestinian civilian court system. Volunteer lawyers serve in the ILF’s public defender office in theWest Bank for three months and are paid a stipend but receive no salary. The ILF is a […]

The Center for Reproductive Rights – Columbia Law School Fellowship

The Center for Reproductive Rights – Columbia Law School Fellowship (CRR-CLS Fellowship) is a two-year, post-graduate fellowship offered by the Center for Reproductive Rights (the Center) andColumbia Law School (theLawSchool). The Fellowship is designed to prepare recent law school graduates for legal academic careers in reproductive health and human rights. Fellows will be affiliated with […]

HOPE Public Interest News for Week of September 3, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements from HOPE. Events on Campus: Thursday, September 6th, “Empowered Youth Speak” with Colleen Adams, 12:30 pm – 2 pm, Room A-110. The Child Advocacy and Family Law Society (CAFLS) will host a discussion with Colleen Adams, the founder and director […]

Network With The South Florida Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel Ambassadors Program

The South Florida Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACCA-SFL) is pleased to announce the launch of its Ambassadors Program for South Florida law students. Participating law students, or “ACCA-SFL Ambassadors”, will volunteer at the organization’s various events during the year. This will provide the students with a unique networking and educational opportunity. With […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 3, 2012)

Tuesday, September 4, 2012: Deadline for US DOJ Attorney General’s Honors Program (3Ls) and Summer Law Intern Program (2Ls) – Visit http://www.justice.gov/oarm/ or the CDO and ask your advisor.  11th Judicial Circuit Internship Program Orientation Meeting – 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Room F-109.

Harvard Law School Office of Career Services Seeks Assistant Director for J.D. Advising and Recruitment and Office Manager

Assistant Director for J.D. Advising Position: Duties & Responsibilities: The Assistant Director reports to the Assistant Dean for Career Services. This position interacts extensively with highly talented students, works collaboratively with a dynamic and creative Career Services staff and is involved in the day-to-day operations of a vital and fast-paced service oriented office. Responsibilities include […]

K&L Gates 2012 Public Interest Fellowship Program

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. Each summer, the program awards up to three successful candidates a fellowship that enables them […]

Law School Admissions Council’s Student Writing Award and Conference in Mysore, India

The International Association of Law Schools (IALS)  Board of Governors invites the law students of its member schools to apply for the Law School Admissions Council Student Writing Award. The Award certificate will be presented at the conference to each of the four regional winners and it includes reasonable travel expenses to attend the annual […]

The ABA’s Criminal Justice Section Seeks Student Staff Writer

The ABA’s Criminal Justice Section has just started a new committee: the Young Lawyers Committee. One of the Committee’s new initiatives is to publish a quarterly newsletter targeted toward law students and lawyers in their first five years of practice. Michael Dean will be serving as Co-chair of the Committee and also as the newsletter’s […]

The ABA Section of International Law is Having its 2012 Fall Meeting at The Fontainebleau on Miami Beach in October!

The ABA Section of International Law is having its fall meeting at The Fontainebleau on Miami Beach. The 2012 Fall Meeting is from October 16-20, 2012. ABA International’s Fall Meeting is one of the world’s most important gatherings of international lawyers. The 2009 Fall Meeting inMiami Beach attracted over 700 attendees from 36 countries. Fall […]