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Peggy Browning Fund – National Law Students Worker’s Rights Conference in October 2019!

When:  Friday and Saturday, October 18 & 19, 2019 Where: The Maritime Conference Center, 692 Maritime Boulevard, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090 Friday: Pre-Conference Sessions/Networking Dinner/Evening Program Saturday: Keynote Address & Peter Mitchell Labor Law Lecture: Sharon Block, Exec. Dir. of the Labor & Worklife Program/Lecturer on Law, Harvard Law School/Morning & Afternoon Workshops/Plenary Session Much More: Learn more […]

The Justice Innovation Challenge – ATJ Tech Competition by ATJ Tech Fellows

The ATJ Tech Fellows Program has an open competition for the summer that will give out a $15,000 prize, a $10,000 prize and a $5000 cash prize–as well as other recognitions. This is an excellent opportunity for a law school student to work on in the summer with a legal non profit and community organizations […]

2019 NEW YORK STATE BAR ASSOCIATION COMMITTEE ON ANIMALS AND THE LAW STUDENT WRITING COMPETITION – DEADLINE JULY 12, 2019

The Committee on Animals and the Law of the New York State Bar Association is very pleased to announce the Ninth Annual Student Writing Competition. The deadline for submission is July 12, 2019. The Committee on Animals and the Law was established to provide information resources for the New York State Bar Association’s members and […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of March 4th, 2019)

Wednesday, March 6, 2019: CDO Presents: 21st Annual Informational Career Fair – 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM – Law Campus Bricks 1: Meet attorneys from government, business, law firms and public interest organizations. Learn about their practice areas and experience while you network. If you have questions or require additional information, please contact Debbie Rowe-Millwood […]

Peggy Browning Fellowship Applications Now Being Accepted

2019 Summer Fellowships! Funded positions for 1Ls & 2Ls in labor-related organizations throughout the United States. 2019-2020 School-Year Fellowship – 1 funded part-time position in Chicago. Application deadline: January 18, 2019. Peggy Browning Alumni are eligible to re-apply. Information available on the website. You may also apply apply online on the website.    

Orlando Public Defender Open House!

The Office of the Public Defender, 9th Circuit, invites students to join us in Orlando and Kissimmee during the holiday period to tour our facilities, meet with peers and staff and to explore career opportunities in the world’s vacation destination. We will be greeting visitors at Open House events on the following dates: December 27 & […]

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 […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 15th, 2018)

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 15th, 2018) Wednesday, October 17, 2018: CDO Presents: Summer Opportunities in Criminal Prosecution– 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. – Room E265: The State Attorney’s Office for the 15th Judicial Circuit of Florida will host an information session to discuss their summer 2019 law student internship program. Each […]

Peggy Browning Fund 2018 National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference

What:               NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS CONFERENCE. Exciting opportunity for students interested in workers’ rights and social justice!  When:              October 12 & 13, 2018  Where:            Maritime Conference Center, Linthicum Heights, MD   Deadline:        August 24 if you’re asking the Peggy Browning Fund to pay for airfare; September 28 for all others. Register early to ensure admission! […]

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 […]