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May 2012

Judge Weissbrodt’s Chambers Seeking Applications for Volunteer Law Clerks

Judge Weissbrodt’s chambers is seeking applications from law school graduates who are interested in serving as unpaid Volunteer Law Clerks for summer 2012, the upcoming fall semester 2012 (or longer), spring semester 2013 and/or during the summer of 2013. Volunteer Law Clerks work on trials and motions. They typically help prepare the Court for complex […]

The City of Chicago’s Law Department Seeking Attorney for Assistant Corporation Counsel in the Real Estate Division

The City of Chicago’s Law Department is seeking an attorney for the position of Assistant Corporation Counsel in the RE Division to represent the City in eminent domain proceedings, zoning board of appeals contests, Special Assessment Area collections issues, and general litigation. The Assistant Corporation Counsel will work independently, though under the general supervision of […]

The Faculty Senate at University of Miami is Seeking a Summer Intern

The Faculty Senate at University of Miami is seeking a summer intern to work part-time (up to 20 hours/per week). The intern will manage an oral history project reviewing and reporting on the early days of the Faculty Senate. The project will require some review and analysis of historical documents, but most of the research […]

The Just the Beginning Foundation “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 JTBF Share the Wealth Law Clerk Program is a special opportunity to be considered for six federal district court clerkships in one interview. The program is aimed at encouraging more […]

The Indianapolis Bar Association Diversity Job Fair – Registration Now Open!

In 2011, 25 participating employers extended 34 offers of employment to 78 interviewing students at the Indianapolis Bar Association (“IBA”) Diversity Job Fair. Be it big firm, small firm, government agency or a corporate environment, if you are looking to network and secure a job in Indianapolis, then consider attending IBA  Diversity Job Fair. One […]

The Center for Reproductive Rights Seeks Staff Attorneys — Application deadline: 1 June 2012

Founded in 1992 and headquartered in New York City, the Center for Reproductive Rights is a non-profit organization that promotes women’s equality worldwide by securing reproductive rights in constitutional and international human rights law. Its mission is straightforward and ambitious: to advance reproductive health and rights as a fundamental right that all governments are legally […]

Apply Today for a Real Property, Trust & Estate Law Fellowship!

The ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate (RPTE) Law Fellows Program encourages the active involvement and participation of young lawyers in Section activities. The goal of the program is to give young lawyers an opportunity to become involved in the substantive work of the RPTE Section, while developing into future leaders. As a […]

Reminder: The Deadline For The American College of Employment Benefits Counsel’s Eighth Annual Employment Benefits Writing Competition is Midnight Central Time on June 1st!

SUBJECT: Any topic in the field of employee benefits law. OPEN TO: Any J.D. and graduate (LL.M. or S.J.D) law students enrolled at any time between August 15, 2011 and August 15, 2012. SUBMIT BY: June 1, 2012. PRIZES: Clarin M. Schwartz Memorial Award$1,500 /Sidney M. Perlstadt Memorial Award $1,500 Each winner will be honored […]

Diversity Fellowship 2012 at Cooley LLP

The Diversity Committee is pleased to announce that the Firm, for the 5th year, is accepting applications for our Diversity Fellowship. The Diversity Fellowship is an initiative targeted to first year law students who demonstrate a commitment to promoting diversity in their communities. Recipients of the Fellowship receive a monetary award to assist with their […]

The George V. Powell Diversity Scholarship

Lane Powell PC has more than 135 years of commitment to the community. This commitment is reflected in Lane Powell’s hiring and promotion of women and individuals from diverse backgrounds. As part of this commitment to diversity, the firm has created the George V. Powell Diversity Scholarship. The George V. Powell Scholar will be a […]