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Career Fair Opportunity: New York State Public Defenders

By | 2018-09-18T18:15:04+00:00 September 18th, 2018|Job Search, Networking|

New York State Public Defenders Career Fair Friday, October 19th, 2018 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm University at Buffalo School of Law, Center for Tomorrow, Buffalo, NY  14260 The Chief Defenders Association of New York, in conjunction with the New York State Defenders Association and the University at Buffalo School of Law, is pleased to present the [...]

FBI Summer Honors Internship Program: Seeking 1Ls and 2Ls

By | 2018-09-13T13:14:25+00:00 September 13th, 2018|Featured Job, Job Search|

The application period is now open for the FBI's Summer Honors Internship Program. Get more information and apply online at www.fbi.gov. The online application period runs through October 14, 2018. Within the online FBI application there will be a prompt to list the Office of General Counsel (OGC) as the student's top choice. This past summer [...]

FREE Events Happening This Week

By | 2018-09-11T09:43:01+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Knowledge, Networking|

If you have not already marked your calendars for this week's Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's Law Student Welcome Reception or the Norman S. Minor Bar Association's Law Student Summit for Success, we strongly encourage you to register today and plan to attend! The CMBA Law Student Welcome Reception is this Thursday, September 13, from 5-7 [...]

Resource Spotlight: AFL-CIO Lawyer Directory

By | 2018-09-07T10:54:35+00:00 September 9th, 2018|Knowledge, Networking|

Periodically, we will feature a resource offered by the OCP that you may not be aware of but that may be of use to you in your career strategy and job search. In this post, we highlight the AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee's 2018 Membership Directory. Available in hard copy in the OCP Resource Room, the [...]

Reminder: Spring Semester Externship Pre-Applications Due on 9/15

By | 2018-09-07T10:49:23+00:00 September 7th, 2018|Academic Advising, Job Search|

JD Students: Now is the time to start considering whether you want to pursue an externship for the Spring 2019 semester. If you think you may want to pursue the Spring 2019 externship, please make note of the following timeline that must be followed: Pre-Applications must be submitted no later than September 15. The Pre-Application [...]

U.S. Department of Justice Honors Program & Summer Law Intern Program Deadline Approaching

By | 2018-08-31T08:44:08+00:00 August 31st, 2018|Job Search|

As a reminder, the online application for the Attorney General’s Honors Program (HP) and Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP) closes on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST (please note the time zone). The online application is accessible at: https://www.avuedigitalservices.com/casting/aiportal/control/mainmenu?agency=dojoarm More information on all of the Department’s legal hiring programs, including experienced attorney hiring, [...]

Upcoming Deadlines: Public Policy Handbook

By | 2018-08-24T11:31:50+00:00 August 24th, 2018|Job Search|

The Office of Career Planning subscribes to the Public Policy Handbook, an extensive listing of fellowship and internship hiring programs at both the national and state levels. Access the Handbook through the CareerConnect Resource Library. Fellowships Environmental Protection Agency (Washington, DC) - Environmental Policy Analyst, Recent Graduates Program Office of Air and Radiation, Office of [...]

Building Your Reputation: Writing Competition Announcements

By | 2018-08-20T12:09:01+00:00 August 21st, 2018|Knowledge|

Legal writing competitions can be an excellent way to boost your career, and maybe win some cash along the way! Submitting to a writing competition allows you to develop a deeper understanding of an area of interest to you, which you will then bring to a future employer. And, if your submission wins a prize, [...]

Reminder: Interested in Labor-Side Representation?

By | 2018-08-20T13:44:56+00:00 August 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Consider attending the National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference! This annual conference is an exciting opportunity for students interested in workers' rights and social justice. Learn more at www.peggybrowningfund.org or stop by the OCP for a printed brochure. If you are interested in attending this conference, please email the OCP no later than noon on [...]