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ASECA Alumni Securities Law Writing Competition

Securities Law Writing Competition – 2011 1st Place           $,5000 2nd Place          $3,000 3rd Place           $2,000 Topic:               Any subject in the field of Securities Law Eligibility:          Students enrolled in any accredited law school in the United States, with expected graduation date in 2012 or later. Unpublished papers, papers published in any law journal or other publication […]

The Deadline for The Florida Supreme Court Internship Program for Distinguished Florida Law Students Has Been Extended

The deadline to submit applications for the Fall 2011 Florida Supreme Court Internship Program for Distinguished Florida Law Students has been extended until Monday, May 23rd at 5:00 pm.  Applications are available in the Career Development Office, Room A112.    For questions regarding the Program you may contact the Director of Judicial Clerkships, Amy Perez […]

The Information Law Institute of NYU’s Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy is Accepting Applications for a One-Year Fellowship in the Area of Privacy Law

The Information Law Institute of NYU’s Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy is accepting applications for a one-year fellowship in the area of privacy law, with a focus on issues related to location tracking.  The fellowship is open to law school graduates with excellent credentials and will begin in Fall 2011.   While in residence […]

Educational Debt Relief Summer 2011 Webinar Schedule

Equal Justice Works is pleased to announce the launch of its new educational debt relief webinar series!  This new series is designed to address the concerns and needs of students before, during and after law school, as well as provide law school professionals with tools to help students make more informed decisions on managing educational […]

The James E. Beckley Writing Competition in Securities Arbitration and Law

Sponsored by Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (“PIABA”), the James E. Beckley Student Writing Competition is a writing contest for law students interested in Securities Arbitration and Securities Law. First Prize is $1000, Second Prize is $750, and Third Prize is $500. The PIABA Bar Journal Board-of-Editors publish the first place paper and may, at their option, elect to […]

Public Service Loan Forgiveness in 5 Easy Steps

Public Service Loan Forgiveness is a great solution for folks with lots of student loans planning careers in government or non-profit employment.  But you have to take specific steps to benefit and the requirements can be confusing.   Heather Jarvis can break it down for you step by step so it makes sense once and for all.  Bring […]

The Hispanic National Bar Association Career Fair

On September 2, 2011, the Hispanic National Bar Association (“HNBA”) will host its annual Career Fair, the largest Latino Career Fair for legal professionals in the country. The HNBA 36th Annual Convention: Forging the Future Together will be held August 31 – September 3, 2011 at the Sheraton Dallas hotel in Texas.   As part of the convention, the HNBA […]

Part-Time Attorney (Legal Services for Entrepreneurs)

Application Deadline: May 31, 2011. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.   General Summary of Work Performed Manage Legal Services for Entrepreneurs (LSE), a racial and immigrant justice project of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area. LSE provides free legal assistance to low-income individuals, including women, people of […]

Thurgood Marshall Civil Rights Fellowship

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, beginning on May 16, 2011. Description of Fellowship:  The Lawyers’ Committee views the causes they champion as broadly related to positions and ethical stances taken by Justice Thurgood Marshall during his distinguished legal career. The Thurgood Marshall […]

New Website With Updated Resources About Student Loans

Packed with frequently updated resources for student loan borrowers and the people who love them, askheatherjarvis.com is the go-to site for students, graduates, and school professionals.  Webinar Series: Free interactive sessions with the expert herself, go to http://askheatherjarvis.com/webinars. Essential Tools: Free worksheets, summaries, and multimedia resources to help borrowers understand their options and manage student […]