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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 […]

“Top 10 Suggestions and Resources for Finding Internships in International Development, CR and Related Fields” on Peace and Collaborative Development Network

Many students are interested in finding appropriate internships in the field to help develop their skills and experience. There are a number of suggestions that could be helpful in the search for a great internship that are offered on the Peace and Collaborative Development Network. The site is designed to provide opportunities for networking and […]

Young Center Fellowship in Immigrant Child Law and Advocacy

The Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights, based at the University of Chicago Law School’s Kane Center for Clinical Legal Education, is seeking applications for a Fellowship in Immigrant Child Law and Advocacy, to commence in September 2012. The Young Center is dedicated to promoting the best interests—safety and well-being—of unaccompanied and separated immigrant children […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of August 27, 2012)

Welcome back to our returning students and welcome to UM Law to our new students!  Tuesday, August 28, 2012: Tax LL.M. Luncheon – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room F-108 Application Deadline for 11th Judicial Circuit Internship Program  Wednesday, August 29, 2012:  Mock Interview Program (Phase II)  Thursday, August 30, 2012:  Mock Interview Program (Phase […]

Quarles & Brady LLP Seeks a Junior Level Associate for its Milwaukee Office

Quarles & Brady LLP seeks a junior level associate (1-3 years) to join its growing Real Estate group in their Milwaukee office. Applicants should have at least one year of experience performing general real estate transactional work, including financing, purchase and sale, leasing, easements, real estate due diligence and title and survey.  The successful candidate must have […]

The ABA Section of International Law’s Africa Committee Seeking Intern to Work on Newsletter, Africa Law Today

The ABA Section of International Law’s Africa Committee is seeking one intern to work on the Committee’s quarterly newsletter, Africa Law Today. The mission of the Committee is to interact with lawyers, academics, students and others with an interest in African legal affairs. The Committee is comprised of over 450 practitioners in the public interest […]

PSLawNet Launches New Website and Name

PSLawNet is excited to announce the launch of a newly designed website, which goes live on Monday, August 27th. With the new website launch, PSLawNet will also be changing its name to PSJD to more accurately reflect the audience of the new website. PSJD is a free public interest law jobs database for law students and […]

LatinoJustice PRLDEF is Seeking Consultant in Central Florida

LatinoJustice PRLDEF is one of the foremost Latino civil rights organizations in the country, serving a pan-Latino constituency. Their areas of focus include immigrants’ rights; voting rights; employment discrimination and worker’s rights including the treatment of day laborers, and racial profiling / law enforcement issues. In Florida for the last seven years, they have litigated […]