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January 2014


Founded in 1974, the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF) is a national organization that protects and promotes the civil rights of Asian Americans. By combining litigation, advocacy, education and organizing, AALDEF works with Asian American communities across the country to secure human rights for all. LEGAL INTERNSHIPS: Internships for the summer of […]

Careers in International Organizations Event Being Held January 29 at Tillar House!

Working at an international organization offers unique insight into how international law is made through the convergence of national interests, personal dynamics, global realities and constantly evolving norms. But how does a lawyer enter these labyrinths?  What is it like to work in them?  How do you get the assignments that advance your career once inside?  […]

Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers 2013-2014 Bar Study Scholarship

The Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers is a professional organization devoted to actively promoting the advancement of women in the legal profession and expanding the leadership role of its members in the community at large. To achieve these goals, CFAWL will further the common interests of its members and encourage camaraderie and learning among […]

The 10th Annual Employee Benefits Writing Competition

Description: The American College of Employee Benefits Counsel has announced the 10th Annual Employee Benefits Writing Competition. Any J.D. and graduate law student is eligible to enter. The submissions should deal with employee benefits topics, such as legal issues involving health benefits, severance, or fiduciary obligations. Winners will be selected by the committee based on […]

The 2014 Bert W. Levit Essay Contest – Deadline is February 21, 2014!

Sponsor: The ABA Standing Committee on Lawyers’ Professional Liability and Long & Levit LLP General criteria: The contest is open to law students and young lawyers who will have enrolled as members of the ABA no later than February 21, 2014. Topic: This year’s contest hypothetical involves questions about the expanding use of social media by […]

The City of Chicago Department of Law is Seeking Entry-Level Attorneys for the Position of Assistant Corporation Counsel in its Litigation, Transactional or Prosecutions Divisions

The City of Chicago Department of Law is hiring entry-level attorneys.  The following job opportunity is for Class of 2014 (December 2013 -June 2014 juris doctor graduates). Additional information can be found within the actual posting online. Applications must be submitted in accordance with the posting below. No email applications will be accepted. DEPARTMENT OF […]

Check Out the Equal Justice Works Programs & Resources

See the following resources from Equal Justice Works (EJW): Free Student Debt Relief Webinar: There are powerful federal programs that can help student loan borrowers right now, including Public Service Loan Forgiveness. The free webinar, Drowning in Debt? How Government and Nonprofit Workers Can Earn Public Service Loan Forgiveness, will be held on Thursday, January […]

National LGBT Bar Association 2014 1L Summer Internship Program Prudential Financial, Inc.

The National LGBT Bar Association is pleased to partner with Prudential Financial, Inc. (Prudential) to provide a meaningful summer internship opportunity to a highly-motivated first-year law student. Through this partnership, the National LGBT Bar Association will select a student to join the 2014 summer law intern class at Prudential for a 10-week internship at Prudential’s offices, for a […]

Attention Law Students: Volunteer at the Clearwater Bar Oyster Roast

If you are interested in practicing in the Clearwater/Pinellas County area and want to network and meet potential employers, colleagues and judges, University of Miami law students have been invited to participate in the 75th Annual Clearwater Bar Oyster Roast as a student volunteer. The Oyster Roast is an event held annually by the Clearwater […]

University of Baltimore is Seeking Clinical Fellow for Immigrant Rights Clinic

The University of Baltimore School of Law invites applications for a Fellowship in its Immigrant Rights Clinic to start on or about July 1, 2014. This public interest fellowship program offers practicing attorneys exposure to law school clinical teaching, and is aimed at attorneys who wish to shift from law practice into clinical teaching. The […]