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The Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati – Cincinnati Bar Association Round Table Invites you to a Holiday Reception on December 20th!

The Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati – Cincinnati Bar Association Round Table cordially invites you to attend a Holiday Reception for minority law students. This event takes place on Thursday, December 20th, 2018, from 5 – 6:30 p.m. Location:     Keating Muething & Klekamp, 1 E. Fourth St., Suite 1400, Cincinnati, OH 45202. Please come and […]

Summer 2019 Clerkship Opportunities at Public Counsel

For law students who want to spend their summer practicing law in one of the country’s most prestigious public interest law settings – this opportunity is for you!   Public Counsel, the nation’s largest pro bono law firm, is now accepting applications from 2L’s for its 2019 Summer Clerkship Program. 1L students will be able to apply […]

GWEN S. CHERRY BLACK WOMEN LAWYERS ASSOCIATION’S WESTERN LINE DANCE COMPETITTION ON OCTOBER 6TH 2018

The Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association hosts another Western Line Dance Showdown at Scandals Saloon on October 6, 2018. The western line dance venue, Scandals Saloon, has generously offered to host and provide a Western line – dance lesson! To add some spice, this lesson will culminate in a full dance competition, with […]

2019 Weil, Gotshal & Manges 2L Diversity Fellowship

The Weil 2L Diversity Fellowship Program is designed to increase the number of diverse attorneys who want to pursue careers at Weil. The Weil 2L Diversity Fellowship is available to students who are enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school and intend to practice law in a major city of the United States in which Weil […]

2018 Gwen S. Cherry Scholarship and Fellowship Applications (deadline 6/11/18)

MISSION: The Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association (“GSCBWLA”) Fellowship for Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. (“LSGMI”) was established to honor the remarkable work of a remarkable woman, Gwendolyn S. Cherry. Gwen Cherry was a pioneer attorney at Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc., where she promoted equal justice and advocated on behalf […]

The HNBA LGBT Division Announces Launch of its Inaugural LGBT Division Public Interest Scholarship Program

This scholarship will provide up to $5,000 in financial assistance to law students or recent law school graduates who will be performing public interest work (advocacy, policy, and/or direct legal services) with a direct impact on Latinx LGBTQ individuals. To be eligible, applicants must: (i) be either a first, second or third year law student […]

PUBLIC COUNSEL 2018 SUMMER CLERK OPENINGS STILL AVAILABLE: HOMELESSNESS PREVENTION AND VETERANS ADVANCEMENT

HOMELESSNESS PREVENTION LAW PROJECT – Public Counsel CARES Project If you are seeking an opportunity to develop your interviewing and legal advocacy skills while also helping to address the growing homeless epidemic in Los Angeles, being a summer clerk with Public Counsel CARES is for you. Public Counsel CARES stands for “Connecting Angelenos to Resources […]

National Association of Women Lawyers 2018 Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition

NAWL established the annual Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition to encourage and reward original law student writing on issues concerning women and the law. The rules for the competition are as follows: Entrants should submit a paper on an issue concerning women’s rights or the status of women in the law. Essays will be […]

SCHOLARSHIP AND SUMMER CLERKSHIP APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED

The Sarasota County Bar Association Committee on Diversity and Inclusion is now accepting applications for its annual minority summer law clerk and scholarship awards. Any 1L, 2L or rising 3L student enrolled in an accredited law school who is a member of a minority class as defined by the Florida Bar is eligible to apply.  […]

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Law Department 2018 Diversity & Inclusion Summer Legal Internship Program

In alignment with our focus on the diversity of leadership within our organization, Bristol-Myers Squibb is committed to increasing the diversity and inclusion of attorneys within the legal profession overall. Starting in 1999, Bristol-Myers Squibb created a paid summer internship program for law students who were interested in experiencing the practice of law within a […]