Career Trek: Tiffany & Bosco

April 15, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

A Career Trek is a small-group tour of a firm, corporation, government agency, or public interest organization. During this trip, you will find out more about the firm’s culture and practice areas. An attorney will fill in details about “a day in the life of” their particular practice. This is a great opportunity to check out the type of cases these offices handle and receive inside information about their law clerk or attorney hiring!

Student Registration 

To reserve a placement, students will need to RSVP for this Career Trek. We are implementing a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens on Monday, April 11, 2022 at 7:00 a.m

Register on Atlas

Career Trek: Gammage & Burnham

April 8, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

A Career Trek is a small-group tour of a firm, corporation, government agency, or public interest organization. During this trip, you will find out more about the firm’s culture and practice areas. An attorney will fill in details about “a day in the life of” their particular practice. This is a great opportunity to check out the type of cases these offices handle and receive inside information about their law clerk or attorney hiring!

Student Registration 

To reserve a placement, students will need to RSVP for this Career Trek. We are implementing a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens on Monday, April 4, 2022 at 7:00 a.m

Register on Atlas

Career Trek: Dickinson Wright

March 18, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

A Career Trek is a small-group tour of a firm, corporation, government agency, or public interest organization. During this trip, you will find out more about the firm’s culture and practice areas. An attorney will fill in details about “a day in the life of” their particular practice. This is a great opportunity to check out the type of cases these offices handle and receive inside information about their law clerk or attorney hiring!

Student Registration 

To reserve a placement, students will need to RSVP for this Career Trek. We are implementing a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens on Monday, March 14, 2022 at 7:00 a.m

Register on Atlas

Career Trek: Tiffany & Bosco

March 4, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

A Career Trek is a small-group tour of a firm, corporation, government agency, or public interest organization. During this trip, you will find out more about the firm’s culture and practice areas. An attorney will fill in details about “a day in the life of” their particular practice. This is a great opportunity to check out the type of cases these offices handle and receive inside information about their law clerk or attorney hiring!

Student Registration 

To reserve a placement, students will need to RSVP for this Career Trek. We are implementing a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens on Monday, February 28, 2022 at 7:00 a.m

Register on Atlas

Deadline: ASU Summer Public Interest Fellowship Program

February 25, 2022 @ 11:59 pm

The ASU Summer Public Interest Fellowship Program (SPIFP) provides funding for first- and second-year law students at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law who choose to pursue positions in public interest during the summer. 

Application Process

Before applying, please read the program handbook to ensure you meet the program eligibility requirements. Please submit a completed ASU Summer Public Interest Fellowship Program Application. Both the handbook and application link can also be found on Atlas. Please note that you will need the following information to complete the application:

  1. Name of the public interest organization you have secured a summer position with
  2. Organization’s mission, website, and address information
  3. Supervisor’s name and contact information
  4. Position start date and end date and the hours per week you will work
  5. Position Description
  6. Compensation (if any).
  7. Statement of Interest (500 word limit)

All application materials must be submitted by February 25, 2022. If you have any questions about the application process, please contact Chris Marohn.

Career Trek: Burch & Cracchiolo

February 18, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

A Career Trek is a small-group tour of a firm, corporation, government agency, or public interest organization. During this trip, you will find out more about the firm’s culture and practice areas. An attorney will fill in details about “a day in the life of” their particular practice. This is a great opportunity to check out the type of cases these offices handle and receive inside information about their law clerk or attorney hiring!

Student Registration 

To reserve a placement, students will need to RSVP for this Career Trek. We are implementing a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens on Monday, February 14, 2022 at 7:00 a.m

Register on Atlas

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Seminar

February 17, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

Are you interested in a career in the public interest or government sector? Are you concerned about paying off your student loans? 

Please join the Government and Public Interest Law Student Association and AccessLex on Thursday, February 17th at 12:15 pm to learn everything you need to know about public service loan forgiveness. We will cover topics like how to apply for loan forgiveness, which jobs qualify, and much more. You won’t want to miss it!

Event will be held via Zoom

  • Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://asu.zoom.us/j/87501994025?pwd=K0tZaVBQQzlncmwvTVQ0TFdXM1BMUT09
        Password: 013445
  • Or Telephone:
        Dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
            US: +1 602 753 0140  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 669 219 2599  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 720 928 9299  or +1 971 247 1195  or +1 213 338 8477  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 470 381 2552  or +1 646 518 9805  or +1 646 876 9923  or +1 651 372 8299  or +1 786 635 1003  or +1 267 831 0333  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 470 250 9358
        Meeting ID: 875 0199 4025
        International numbers available: https://asu.zoom.us/u/kQt98BTyJ
  • Or iPhone one-tap (US Toll):  +16027530140,,87501994025# or +13462487799,,87501994025#

PACE: U.S. Air Force JAG Corps Information & Recruiting Session

February 16, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

Please join us to learn about the U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General Corps. A judge advocate from the Air Force will describe the exciting and challenging career opportunities you’ll have if you choose to join the ranks of the U.S. JAG Corps. Lunch provided.

The Air Force will host informational interviews on-campus for students looking to meet one-on-one. More information on how to sign up for an interview session to come.

Joining us from the U.S. Air Force:

John M. D’amico, Capt, USAF

Chief of Litigation

Practice Area Career Exploration (PACE)

Students are invited to attend these sessions in which employers and members of the legal community visit campus to present and discuss the career opportunities within their field or practice area.

Register on Atlas

Career Trek: Jennings, Strouss & Salmon

February 4, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

A Career Trek is a small-group tour of a firm, corporation, government agency, or public interest organization. During this trip, you will find out more about the firm’s culture and practice areas. An attorney will fill in details about “a day in the life of” their particular practice. This is a great opportunity to check out the type of cases these offices handle and receive inside information about their law clerk or attorney hiring!

Student Registration 

To reserve a placement, students will need to RSVP for this Career Trek. We are implementing a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens on Monday, January 31, 2021 at 7:00 a.m

Register on Atlas

An Introduction to Equal Justice Works

January 27, 2022 @ 12:00 pm 1:30 pm

Join Equal Justice Works virtually as we highlight the many ways our organization can help jumpstart your public interest legal career.

This spring, Equal Justice Works will host a series of virtual events that will bring together a diverse group of law students and public interest leaders for substantive presentations and workshops on Equal Justice Works programming and resources.Our first event will take place on Thursday, January 27 from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET (Eastern Time). We invite you to attend to learn more about all the law student and postgraduate opportunities offered by Equal Justice Works, and how you can get involved with the organization.This opportunity is open to current students, recent graduates, and law school professionals from our member schools.

You can register for the event below:

Pathways to Public Service: An Introduction to Equal Justice Works

Date: 01/27/22, 2:00—3:30 p.m. ET

2:00 – 2:40 p.m. ET / General Overview

A comprehensive overview of Equal Justice Works programming and resources.2:40 – 2:45 p.m. ET Short Break2:45 – 3:30 p.m. ET / Meet with Fellows & Alumni

An opportunity to meet with current Fellows and alumni and learn more about how to become an Equal Justice Works Fellow.

REGISTER HERE

Registration will close an hour before the event. Once you have completed your registration, you will receive an email confirmation with the appropriate Zoom meeting details.

If you have any questions about this event, please reach out to us at membership@equaljusticeworks.org.

Reed Smith Virtual Campus Coffee Talks (Washington, DC Office)

January 27, 2022 @ 10:00 am 11:00 am

The Washington, D.C. office of Reed Smith invites law school students to join us for monthly Campus Coffee Talks! During each virtual session, D.C. lawyers & recruiting team members look forward to giving you a sense of the people and practices at Reed Smith and providing best practices for professional development as you progress in your legal career.

For our first installment of Campus Coffee Talks, we want to give you a chance to learn more about our firm and get to know a few of the key members from the Washington, D.C. office. Further details are included below.

Reed Smith Coffee Talks are open to all law students, and we encourage you to register via the link below. We look forward to getting to know you over a virtual cup of coffee!

Thursday, January 27
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET

Questions
Alexis Harder (AHarder@reedsmith.com)

Register here

 

Next Week: Join the Cannabis Legal Association for “Cannabis Is The New NORML”

Next Week: Join the Cannabis Legal Association for “Cannabis Is The New NORML”

January 25, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

Please join the Cannabis Legal Association on Tuesday, January 25th from 12:15PM – 1:15PM in Room 240 for a discussion with Mike Robinette, the Executive Director of AZ NORML, about the AZ NORML organization, its lobbying efforts to help shape and reform marijuana policy, and the upcoming legislative session. The discussion will inform students on how to participate in the upcoming legislative session, to help either support, oppose or remain neutral on bills in the legislature. Let’s show a united front from the cannabis community by having a heavy presence on the upcoming session! More information about Request to Speak (RTS), how to get more involved with AZ NORML and lobbying will be discussed. Lunch from Cheba Hut will be provided! Join us in person or via Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/85126197107

Reed Smith Virtual Campus Coffee Talks (Philadelphia Office)

January 25, 2022 @ 10:00 am 11:00 am

The Philadelphia office of Reed Smith invites law school students to join us for monthly Campus Coffee Talks! During each virtual session, Philadelphia lawyers and recruiting team members look forward to giving you a sense of the people and practices at Reed Smith and providing best practices for professional development as you progress in your legal career.

For our second installment of Campus Coffee Talks, we want to give you a chance to learn more about our Summer Associate Program and get to know a few former summer associates from our Philadelphia office who are now new associates at the firm. Further details are included below.

Reed Smith Coffee Talks are open to all law students, and we encourage you to register via the link below. We look forward to getting to know you over a virtual cup of coffee!

Tuesday, January 25
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET / 10:00 am – 11:00 am Arizona Time

Questions
Joy Griffith (Joy.Griffith@reedsmith.com)

Register here

Career Trek: Generation Justice

January 21, 2022 @ 12:15 pm 1:15 pm

Generation Justice works to mend the child protection system and bring a permanent end to innocent children enduring violence. Our bipartisan reforms are improving safety and opportunities at family life for more than 35,000 child victims across the country. The Generation Justice Children’s Law Clinic provides free counsel for children in imminent danger and creates precedent that serves all child victims.

The Generation Justice legal team is hosting a Career Trek for first and second-year law students. This is a great opportunity to check out the type of cases these offices handle and receive inside information about their internship program!

Student Registration 

To reserve a placement, students will need to RSVP for this Career Trek. We are implementing a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens on Monday, January 17, 2022 at 7:00 a.m. 

Career Services – Internship opportunities at a local law firm

David Shapiro Law PLLC is a full-service Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Law firm servicing both pre-litigation and litigation clients. Our firm handles every type of personal injury case including but limited to standard motor vehicle accidents, commercial trucking, premises liability, medical malpractice, products liability, and dog bite cases. Our firm aggressively…

Career Services – ABA-IPL Law Student Action Group – Law Student Reporters (“LSR”) Program accepting applications

The ABA-IPL Law Student Action Group is now accepting applications for Law Student Reporters (“LSR”) Program for the American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law IPLSpring Virtual Conference April 5-7 2022 in Washington, DC! Interested law students may submit their applications by completing the following digital application form by…

2022 APAAC Aspiring Prosecutor Scholarship – Apply By January 31st

2022 APAAC Aspiring Prosecutor Scholarship The Arizona Prosecuting Attorneys’ Advisory Council (APAAC) is pleased to announce the 2022 APAACAspiring Prosecutor Scholarship. An initial financial contribution from the Polk family in collaboration withthe Arizona Community Foundation will present the scholarship recipient with a onetime scholarship ofapproximately $2,500. Applications and accompanying documents…

Career Services – Cadwalader’s Commitment to Community Webinar for Law Students (Jan. 26)

Cadwalader’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Committee and the Legal Recruitment Department are hosting a virtual panel event for law students to learn about the firm’s longstanding dedication to public service.  This webinar event is taking place on Wednesday, January 26, from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. ET.  Please see the attached…

Career Services – Women Lawyers of Long Beach Scholarship Competition

WOMEN LAWYERS OF LONG BEACH SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION Women Lawyers of Long Beach is proud to sponsor this scholarship competition, which is open to any current law student.  Submissions will be reviewed by the Women Lawyers of Long Beach board members, who will select the winner and $2,000.00 scholarship recipient.  Prompt:…

Career Services – Interested in construction law? ABA Forum on Construction Law is hosting a panel for law students (Feb. 2)

The event consists of a focused panel discussion on litigation and dispute resolution in construction law followed by a networking session with construction lawyers and interested law students/recent grads nationwide.  The event is taking place on Wednesday, 2/2 at 5-6:30 PM ET and those interested can register here.  Please see…

Career Services – Careers in the SEC Division of Enforcement Info Sessions (Jan. 25)

The SEC’s Division of Enforcement is seeking talented and committed attorneys interested in complex and challenging work to help protect investors and U.S. markets. The Division of Enforcement plays an essential role in carrying out the SEC’s mission by investigating possible violations of the federal securities laws and prosecuting the…