Displaying posts categorized under


Women and Justice Fellowship-Avon Global Center for Women and Justice-Cornell University

Apply by: May 24, 2013 The Avon Global Center for Women & Justice at Cornell Law School is seeking applications for the 2013-14 Women and Justice Fellowship.  The Fellow will play an integral role in executing and further developing the Center’s initiatives. The Center works with judges, legal practitioners, civil society advocates and other stakeholders […]

The Baker Donelson 1L Diversity Scholarship Opportunity

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC will soon launch their Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship Program. This program was established in 2009 as a part of the Firm’s ongoing efforts to increase diversity both at the Firm, and in the legal profession as a whole. The Firm will offer three scholarships in the amount of […]

The Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) and Microsoft Corporation Present The HNBA/Microsoft IP Law Institute

The Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) and Microsoft Corporation announced at the HNBA Corporate Counsel Conference in Atlanta, Georgia a new, bold partnership designed to increase the number of Latino lawyers in U.S. intellectual property law. The highlight of the announcement was Microsoft’s pledge of $200,000.00 over three years to help fund the new initiative […]

HOPE Public Interest News for the Week of March 18, 2013

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements.  Upcoming Events: *Save the Date* Thursday, April 18th, 6:00 p.m., HOPE Recognition Reception, Attention 3Ls – Don’t miss out on the opportunity to apply for, or nominate someone to receive, the Innovative Service in the Public Interest Award or the […]

REMINDER! 2013 PILnet Fellowship Application Deadline is Monday, 25 March 2013

Applications for the 2013 PILnet Fellowship are invited from candidates in Brazil, China, the Middle East and North Africa region, Nepal, Nigeria, Russia and Southeast Asia. PILnet: The Global Network for Public Interest Law is pleased to invite applications for the PILnet Fellowship for 2013-2014. PILnet will select lawyers from Brazil, China, the Middle East […]

Apply for the 2013 – 2014 YLD Scholarship Program – Application Deadline is April 1, 2013

Apply for a 2013 – 2014 YLD Scholarship today! The Scholarship Program provides partial conference funding and an opportunity to become more involved in the Division. Scholarship categories include: General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Practitioners; Government, Public Sector and Military Lawyers; and Minorities in the Profession. The Application deadline is April 1, 2013. To […]

Florida Bar Leadership Applications Now Available!

The Florida Bar Leadership Academy is a new multi-session training program designed to assist a diverse and inclusive group of lawyers in becoming better leaders within the legal profession, in their chosen path, while enhancing their leadership skills. Up to 40 participants will be selected for the year-long program’s 2013-14 inaugural class. All Florida Bar […]

Liberty Mutual Insurance Is Seeking Field Counsel For Its Los Angeles Office

Job Description: Field Counsel-38563 Description: Liberty Mutual Insurance has an exciting opportunity for an attorney. As a Field Counsel you will represent the company and its policyholders in civil litigation matters involving claims for money damages or compensation for personal injury or property damage of a moderate value with moderately complex legal issues. Responsibilities: Use […]

Americans for Immigrant Justice Children’s Legal Project – Part-Time Contract Position

Agency Background:   Americans for Immigrant Justice (AI Justice), formerly FIAC, a not-for-profit law firm founded in 1996 to protect and promote the basic human rights of immigrants, has a multicultural and a multilingual staff.  AI Justice has represented clients from around the world and is recognized as a powerful advocate and national leader for immigrants’ […]

The Palm Beach County Bar Association Committee for Diversity & Inclusion Presents: Speed Networking for Law Students Coming Up On March 1st!

The Palm Beach County Bar Association Committee for Diversity & Inclusion Presents: Speed Networking for Law Students in conjunction with the Palm Beach County Bar Association 2013 Bench Bar Conference. Date: Friday, March 1, 2013 Location: The Palm Beach County Convention Center, 650 Okeechobee Blvd., WPB, FL 33401. Time: 2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Immediately following the […]