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The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program – Gateway to the Federal Government

ATTENTION 3Ls and LL.M.s  The 2011-2012 Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program application season will open on Thursday, September 15, 2011.   The PMF Program offers paid two-year federal government fellowships to graduate students interested in the public sector.  More than 80 Federal agencies recruit through this program and offer positions in public policy and administration, domestic […]

Attention 3L Students! USA Jobs Site Will Not Be Available for Approximately One Week in October

Attention 3L Students! USA Jobs site will go down for about a week in October while the Office of Personnel Management prepares to launch an updated version of the site.  Here’s a blurb from a Government Executive Report:  “The Office of Personnel Management will take the government’s job application platform offline in October to transition […]

McDermott Minority Scholarship Application

Scholarship Award: McDermott Will & Emery will award two $15,000 McDermott Minority Scholarships. Eligibility Requirements: Scholarship recipients must be second-year minority law students at an ABA-accredited U.S. law school, must meet McDermott’s hiring criteria and demonstrate leadership, community involvement and a commitment to improving diversity in the legal community. Recipients must also be selected for […]

General Upcoming and Postgraduate Government Opportunities Available to Students for 2011 and 2012

The Career Development Office (“CDO”) would like to provide you with an update on some of the government opportunities available to students for the upcoming summer (2L students) and after graduation (3L students).  Many prestigious government agencies hire at the same time as private sector employers so your government job search should be conducted concurrently […]

NAACP Legal Fellowship Sponsor for Fall 2012

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Legal Department is accepting applicants to sponsor for the 2012 Skadden Fellowship. A Fellow would work on a project focused on housing and economic justice litigation and advocacy. Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest and largest civil rights organization. The NAACP Legal […]

U.S. Department of Justice Presentation on Summer and Post-Graduate Opportunities

THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE INVITES YOU TO A SPECIAL PRESENTATION ON: THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S HONORS PROGRAM and SUMMER LAW INTERN PROGRAM featuring Patricia Cooper Attorney Advisor, Executive Office for Immigration Review All students are invited to learn more about the opportunities available at the Department of Justice for new attorneys and interns.  Students applying […]

Applications Now Available for the Judicial Intern Program of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court

Applications are now available for the Fall 2011 Judicial Intern Program of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court (Miami,FL).  The program places second and third year students in a direct working relationship with county and circuit judges in the Civil, Criminal, Juvenile, Family and Domestic Violence Divisions.  The schedule by which the law student will intern […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of August 15, 2011)

Welcome back to our returning students and welcome to UM Law to our new students.  Monday, August 15, 2011 Lavender Law Career Fair  registration deadline is TODAY.     Bidding for Phase II // Session I employers is now open and will conclude on Sunday, August 21, 2011 at 11:00 p.m. EST. Phase II of the Fall […]

Join in Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps

The University of Miami will host a special event on September 7, 2011 to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Peace Corps. This special function will be held at the University of Miami’s Fieldhouse on the Coral Gables campus and will include a job fair and a panel discussion. Panel members will share their unique Peace […]

New Judicial Clerkship Opportunities Available!

Eleventh Judicial Circuit (Miami-Dade County) Trial Court Law Clerk Accepting applications from May 2011 graduates who will sit for the July FL bar exam and alumni who are current members of the FL Bar.  Deadline to apply is July 22nd.  For additional information, please visit the Eleventh Circuit website.  This is a permanent, full time […]