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Jump-start your career with a Judicial Clerkship

By |2019-05-20T15:35:50-04:00May 20th, 2019|Job Search, Knowledge|

May 2020 Grads: Apply by June 17th for most federal clerkships! Judicial clerkships are an excellent way to begin your post-graduate legal career. In these roles, you sharpen your research, reasoning, analysis, and writing skills while working closely with a federal or state judge and other staff attorneys or law clerks. You have the ability [...]

15th Annual Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair

By |2019-05-15T12:14:43-04:00May 15th, 2019|Events, Job Search|

The 15th Annual Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair (HDLJF) will be held August 9-10, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri.  Students who are interested in becoming part of Kansas City’s dynamic legal community should strongly consider attending this event.  Students who will be returning to school in August and those graduating in May are eligible to [...]

Do You Want to Work for DOJ?

By |2019-05-06T14:09:52-04:00May 6th, 2019|Events, Job Search, Knowledge|

Recorded webinar on their student and new graduate hiring programs available until May 15, 2019. The Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management at the U.S. Department of Justice recently held a webinar that provided overviews and information about the Attorney General's Honors Program (for rising 3L/4LE students) and the Summer Law Internship Program (for all [...]

National Juvenile Defender Center’s 2019-2020 Gault Fellowship

By |2019-04-10T13:44:49-04:00April 10th, 2019|Job Search|

Position: 2019-2020 Gault Fellowship Reports to: Executive Director Location: Washington, DC Summary of Position Recent law school graduates and current 3L/4LEs (Class of 2018 or 2019) are invited to apply for a one-year juvenile defense fellowship at the National Juvenile Defender Center (NJDC) in Washington, DC, which will begin immediately or no later than September [...]

CORRECTED Save the Dates: Fall Recruitment Program

By |2019-04-07T20:49:31-04:00April 7th, 2019|Interviewing, Job Search|

If you plan to participate in the Fall Recruitment Program, please mark your calendars now for these important dates. The Fall Recruitment Program begins this summer! Bidding will open on Friday, July 5, 2019, for all employers. The first bid deadline, for Early Interview Week, is Thursday, July 18, 2019. The OCSE will host our [...]

Save the Dates: Fall Recruitment Program

By |2019-04-05T11:07:01-04:00April 5th, 2019|Interviewing, Job Search|

If you plan to participate in the Fall Recruitment Program, please mark your calendars now for these important dates. The Fall Recruitment Program begins this summer! Bidding will open on Friday, July 5, 2019, for all employers. The first bid deadline, for Early Interview Week, is Thursday, July 18, 2019. The OCSE will host our [...]

15th Annual Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair

By |2019-04-02T15:22:13-04:00April 2nd, 2019|Events, Job Search|

The 15th Annual Heartland Diversity Legal Job Fair (HDLJF) will be held August 9-10, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri.  Students who are interested in becoming part of Kansas City’s dynamic legal community should strongly consider attending this event.  Students who will be returning to school in August and those graduating in May are eligible to [...]

Federal Work Study Opportunities

By |2019-03-26T14:56:20-04:00March 26th, 2019|Fellowships & Funding, Job Search, Knowledge, Uncategorized|

You may have seen a few new job postings recently that request applications from students eligible for Federal Work Study (FWS). This post provides some more information about FWS and instructions for participating in the program. Federal Work Study (FWS) is a federal financial aid program designed to help students meet educational expenses. The award [...]

Interested in Federal Judicial Clerkships?

By |2019-03-25T10:25:28-04:00March 25th, 2019|Job Search|

The application process for post-graduate federal judicial clerkships is managed primarily through the online OSCAR application system. The OSCAR Program Office is offering a series of training sessions for applicants to provide an overview of OSCAR. The webinars will be held on April 3, 4, and 5.  Objectives Topics will include how to manage applicant [...]

New York State Public Defenders Career Fair

By |2019-03-11T13:44:04-04:00March 11th, 2019|Events, Interviewing, Job Search|

Thursday, April 11, 2019 | 1-6 pm Albany Law School in collaboration with the Chief Defenders Association of New York and the New York State Defenders Association are pleased to announce a Public Defenders Career Fair will take place at Albany Law School on Thursday,April 11th from 1:00 – 6:00 pm.  The applicant registration date is [...]