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LatinoJustice PRLDEF is Seeking Staff Attorney for its New Orlando Satellite Office

LatinoJustice PRLDEF is one of the foremost Latino civil rights organizations in the country. By litigating precedent-setting impact cases across the country and training young people to be leaders in their community, LatinoJustice PRLDEF has profoundly improved the way Latinos are treated in U.S. society, working to ensure that they have more opportunities for political, […]

The Center on Wrongful Convictions (CWC) of the Northwestern University School of Law Announces the Creation of the Women’s Project Clinical Fellowship Program

Center on Wrongful Convictions Women’s Project Clinical Fellowship Program Bluhm Legal Clinic Northwestern University School of Law  Announcement/Job Description: The Women’s Project Fellowship Program will train one junior attorney in the post-conviction representation of innocent female clients.  The Women’s Project Fellow will work under the supervision of the Women’s Project Director and CWC Co-Legal Director, […]

Miami-Dade FAWL Presents Pay Disparity Luncheon Seminar on September 26, 2013

Pay Disparity Luncheon Seminar  September 26, 2013     11:30a.m. – 2:00p.m JW Marriott Marquis 255 Biscayne Blvd Way Miami, FL 33131 Miami-Dade FAWL presents a seminar discussing the myths and realities of pay disparity between men and women in the law.  The luncheon seminar will include such topics as recent data showing that females comprise […]

American Indian Law Review 2013-2014 Writing Competition Rules – Deadline is January 31, 2014

The American Indian Law Review (AILT) is pleased to announce its annual writing competition for 2013-2014. 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 enrolled in J.D. or […]

H.O.P.E. News for Week of September 9, 2013

Law Practice Technology: Inclusive & Universal Design What is universal design in technology? Learn about the implications of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the requirements of law firms and the court system to provide accommodations to persons with disabilities, and the future of accessible information technology to the legal industry on Friday, September 27th.  Featuring […]

The Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights at the University of Chicago Law School Seeking South Texas Staff Attorney

The Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights at the University of Chicago Law School invites applications for the position of South Texas Staff Attorney to be based in Harlingen/Brownsville, Texas. The Young Center is dedicated to promoting the best interests, safety and well-being of unaccompanied and separated immigrant children in the United States. The immediate […]

The Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholars Program – Deadline is September 27, 2013!

Latham & Watkins is once again pleased to announce the Latham Diversity Scholars Program, which will award a $10,000 non-renewable scholarship to each of six second-year law students. Factors considered in choosing the Latham Diversity Scholars will include a candidate’s: Ability and commitment to contribute to the diversity objectives of global law firms; Life experiences […]

The 2014 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans – Deadline is November 8, 2013

Thirty Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans will be awarded in March 2014 on the basis of a single national competition. Each fellowship supports up to two years of graduate study – in any field and in any advanced degree-granting program – in the United States. Each award is for up to $25,000 […]

The Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL) is Excited to Share the Summer 2013 Edition of the FAWL Journal!

The Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL) is excited to share with you the Summer 2013 edition of the FAWL Journal! Founded in 1951, FAWL strives to propel women lawyers into economic, social and leadership spheres of power. The Summer 2013 Journal is part of FAWL’s continuing commitment to help their members excel and reach their career goals. […]

Join Ms. JD at Planning Consultants Group on June 19th for a South Florida Kick Off Event!

Ms. JD would like to invite you to an informal wine and cheese networking event in South Florida. Ms. JD is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the success of women in law school and the legal profession. Serving as a unique nexus between the profession and the pipeline of diverse attorneys, Ms. JD’s online community provides […]