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Post-Graduate Opportunities

U.S. Department of Justice Legal Hiring Programs

Please see below for different opportunities with the Department of Justice (“DOJ”): 1.         The Attorney General’s Honors Program (HP) Third-year law students and students who enter judicial clerkships, graduate law programs, or qualifying fellowships within 9 months of law school graduation are eligible  Participating DOJ components will be listed on the website  Centralized electronic […]

The Southern Poverty Law Center Seeks Managing Attorney for its Miami Office

The Southern Poverty Law Center is seeking a managing attorney for its Miami office to litigate cases related to education and juvenile justice reform throughout the state.  Project Description: The Southern Poverty Law Center (“SPLC”) works to reduce the imprisonment of children by advocating for juvenile justice and educational reforms.  SPLC works to end school […]

Join in Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps

The University of Miami will host a special event on September 7, 2011 to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Peace Corps. This special function will be held at the University of Miami’s Fieldhouse on the Coral Gables campus and will include a job fair and a panel discussion. Panel members will share their unique Peace […]

New Judicial Clerkship Opportunities Available!

Eleventh Judicial Circuit (Miami-Dade County) Trial Court Law Clerk Accepting applications from May 2011 graduates who will sit for the July FL bar exam and alumni who are current members of the FL Bar.  Deadline to apply is July 22nd.  For additional information, please visit the Eleventh Circuit website.  This is a permanent, full time […]

New Information About State Court Clerkships

The Vermont Guide to State Court Judicial Clerkships is very helpful for researching state courts outside Florida.  You can access the guide at their website. The username and password recently changed. To receive the new username and password, please contact your Career Development Office advisor.   Also, the NALP guide entitled “Insight and Inside Information for […]

The Just the Beginning Foundation (“JTBF”) “Share the Wealth Law Clerk Program”

The Just the Beginning Foundation (“JTBF”) is an organization dedicated to fostering racial diversity among law clerks serving in the federal and state judiciary.  The program offers opportunities for externships with federal judges, as well as interview opportunities with federal judges for post-graduate clerkships.  The JTBF Share the Wealth Law Clerk Program is a special […]

Participate in the USLAC – Mentorship Program

The U.S. Lawyers Practicing Abroad Committee is actively supporting the ABA Section of International Law in establishing a Mentorship Program. USLAC is spearheading a part of the program dedicated to placing U.S. lawyers and students who have an interest in practicing abroad in contact with mentors who are practicing or have practiced in the jurisdictions […]

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis in Nashville is Launching a New Apprenticeship Program

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, Nashville’s oldest and largest law firm, is launching a new apprenticeship program designed to provide rising 3L students with specific associate job openings. Schola2Juris is an intensive, practice-specific fall apprenticeship that provides students a unique opportunity to gain practical law firm training while earning a $10,000 scholarship. The apprenticeships that are offered to […]

The Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL) Seeks a Legal Fellow

Legal Fellow – Announcement APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 27th, 2011 EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full time TIME RESTRICTED POSITION: 6 months STARTING DATE: Immediately The Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL) seeks a bilingual (Spanish/English) legal fellow to provide support for their legal defense team with their current litigation of human rights cases before the Inter-American System […]

The Human Rights Clinic at the University of Miami School of Law Seeks Applicants for a Practitioner-in-Residence/Lecturer

The Human Rights Clinic at the University of Miami School of Law seeks applicants for a Practitioner-in-Residence/Lecturer position. The application deadline is June 30, 2011.  Position Title:               Practitioner-in-Residence/Lecturer  Start Date:                      Summer/Early Fall 2011 (flexible) Duration:                        2 years, renewable for 1 additional year Miami Law invites applicants for the position of Practitioner-in-Residence/Lecturer in its Human Rights […]