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Peggy Browning Fellowship Applications Now Being Accepted – Deadline is January 15, 2021

2021 Summer Fellowships and 2021-2022 School-Year Fellowship (a part-time position in Chicago).  Funded positions for 1Ls & 2Ls in labor-related organizations throughout the United States. Great opportunities for students interested in social & economic justice. Peggy Browning Alumni are eligible to re-apply. Information available on the website. You may also register and apply via the […]

American Constitution Society (ACS) South Florida: Florida and the Presidential Transition Webinar – December 7, 2020

When: Monday, December 7, 2020 12:00PM – 1:00PM EST via Zoom. Event Details: There are over 4,000 politically appointed positions across the federal government. Join the South Florida, Tampa, and North Florida ACS Lawyer Chapters for a webinar describing the experiences of two Floridians who worked in the White House. Featuring: Frank Sanchez, Partner, Holland […]

“OPPORTUNITY OF THE WEEK” FOR FRIDAY 9/25/20!

CAP/PJI Capital/JLWOP Criminal Defense 2021 Summer Internship The Capital Appeals Project (CAP) is a non-profit law office based in New Orleans, Louisiana that provides capital appellate and post-conviction representation to indigent people on Louisiana’s death row. CAP is one of the leading death penalty appeals offices in the country and has represented clients in several […]

Peggy Browning Fund Conference Is Going Virtual – The NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS VIRTUAL CONFERENCE – DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 7TH!

NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS VIRTUAL CONFERENCE This is an exciting opportunity for students interested in workers’ rights and social justice! Dates:  October 16-18, 2020 Plenary Session: Black Lives Matter & the Labor Movement Keynote Address: COVID-19 and Essential Workers Substantive Workshops Networking Meet-Ups. If you’re interested in advocating for workplace justice, join us! Learn […]

“OPPORTUNITY OF THE WEEK” FOR FRIDAY 9/18/20!

Earthjustice Seeking Law Clerks – Summer 2021 Earthjustice is seeking summer law clerks who share a passion for justice and a healthy environment. Earthjustice is the premier nonprofit environmental law organization.  We take on the biggest, most precedent-setting cases across the country.  We wield the power of law and the strength of partnership to protect […]

Peggy Browning Fund Conference Is Going Virtual – The NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS VIRTUAL CONFERENCE is from October 16 – October 20th 2020

THE NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS VIRTUAL CONFERENCE This is an exciting opportunity for students interested in workers’ rights and social justice! Dates:  October 16-18, 2020 Plenary Session: Black Lives Matter & the Labor Movement Keynote Address: COVID-19 and Essential Workers Substantive Workshops & Networking Meet-Ups. If you’re interested in advocating for workplace justice, join […]

“OPPORTUNITY OF THE WEEK” FOR FRIDAY 9/11/20!

First American Foundation Ken Weiss Legal Fellowship: The First Amendment Foundation (FAF), a small non-profit organization dedicated to protecting and advancing the public’s constitutional right to open government, has a legal fellowship position available for 2L and 3L law students. The Weiss Legal Fellow works directly with the FAF president and staff attorney on open […]

Recruiting 2020 – 2021 Begins Tomorrow, Friday, August 14th!

Recruiting 2020-2021 begins tomorrow with the start of its fall 2020 season.  While some aspects of this year’s program may be different due to the ongoing pandemic, much has not changed.  As in the past, this program will connect Miami Law students with summer and postgraduate opportunities and will include the CDO’s On Campus Interview […]

Public Rights Project – Fellowship Applicants Wanted (3L Students)

About Public Rights Project:  Public Rights Project is a non-profit organization that catalyzes impact case-making and initiatives by state and local governments offices. Our mission is to bridge the gap between the promise of the laws and the lived experiences of marginalized groups. We work to transform the way that these agencies enforce and protect […]

EQUAL JUSTICE WORKS FELLOWSHIP (EJW) ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Legal Aid Service of Broward County and Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida are looking for passionate early career lawyers to apply for the 2021 Equal Justice Works Fellowship. We are open to candidates with inspired and creative projects. A project is a carefully designed initiative that involves effective legal advocacy on behalf of individuals, […]