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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 2013 Spring Semester Legal Extern Program

DESCRIPTION OF PROGRAM:  The HHS Office of Counsel to the Inspector General (OCIG) seeks two to three 2Ls or 3Ls for its 2013 Spring Semester Legal Extern Program. The positions are unpaid and applicants must be participating in a school sponsored, for-credit externship program. Although program dates are flexible, selected applicants must commit to working […]

Akerman Senterfitt Student Scholarship (24th Annual North American Entertainment, Sports, and IP Law Conference)

Akerman Senterfitt Student Scholarship Application Scholarship Description and Instructions:  The Akerman Senterfitt Student Scholarship provides a partial scholarship to law students attending the 2012 North American Entertainment, Sports, and Intellectual Property Law Conference. Partial scholarships in an amount not less than $1,000 are awarded to three (3) law students. Scholarship funds will be deducted from […]

HOPE Public Interest News for Week of August 21, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus and other announcements. Events on Campus Thursday, August 23rd, Special Movie Screening: Return to Happiness, 6:00 pm, Bill Cosford Cinema @ University of Miami. Enjoy an evening of movie watching to support the Somaly Mam Foundation, an anti-human trafficking organization. UM students can attend for free! Monday, […]

The South Florida Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel’s Presents its 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 […]

Check out the blog post ‘Resource Guides to Careers, Networking, Funding (and more) in Development, CR, and Related Fields’ in the Peace and Collaborative Development Network

This website is designed to provide networking and sharing of promising practices. Individuals are not allowed to post their individual requests to find jobs as the site would deluged and there are other websites that do provide this service. However, the site developed several short guides to careers, academic programs, funding, research, teaching resources, practice […]

The American Indian Law Review Writing Competition – Deadline is January 31, 2013

Topics: Papers will be accepted on any issue concerning American Indian Law or indigenous peoples. However, topics recently published in the American Indian Law Review will not be favored. Eligibility: The competition is open to students at accredited law schools in the United States and Canada who are enrolled as of the competition deadline of […]

General Secretariat Organization of American States Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) Seeks Lawyer Specialist in Human Rights

Type of contract: Consultancy Organizational unit: Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) Start: September 15, 2012 Duration: 5 months (full time) Remuneration: US$ 4,400/month. Each month’s pay will be subject to the satisfactory accomplishment of the corresponding chapter of the report that constitutes the object of the contract. The last of the payments will be […]

IJDH Fall 2012 Legal Internships and Legal Fellowship

The Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti is looking for two part- time Legal Interns and a Legal Fellow for the Fall of 2012. Legal Intern Project Description: IJDH has two part-time legal internship positions open for the Fall of 2012. The Legal Intern will be working closely with a team of lawyers in […]

Applications Available for 2013-2015 Hanna S. Cohn Equal Justice Fellowhip

Applications are currently being accepted from students entering their third year of law school for the Hanna S. Cohn Equal Justice Fellowship ‐ an exciting, two‐year, public interest fellowship opportunity. The Fellowship is a full‐time position for the term beginning September, 2013 and ending August 2015. The Fellow will be placed at the Empire Justice […]

Read The Careerist’s Article Titled “Am Law 100 Lawyers Discuss the Dos and Don’ts of the Interview Process”

“The Careerist” has published an article titled Am Law 100 Lawyers Discuss the Dos and Don’ts of the Interview Process. Guest blogger, Meghin Delaney, gives an inside look at the Big Law interview process from the perspective of lawyers at Paul Hastings, Wilson Sonsini, McDermott, Cooley, and Ballard Spahr. Learn what interviewers think about your resume, […]