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The Long Island Hispanic Bar Association’s highly successful Summer Internship Program (the “Program”) is once again being offered. Positions as 2022 summer associates/interns are available at select law firms and district attorney’s offices. The Program offers full-time summer positions that typically run for a 10-week period. These are paid positions that will help provide your students with a supportive and dynamic environment to develop the knowledge, values and skills required of members of the legal profession.
The opportunities are open to students of Hispanic heritage attending Hofstra University School of Law, St. John’s University School of Law and Touro Law Center. Students should submit their resumes and copy of their transcripts to [email protected] no later than 5PM April 4, 2022. Students will be required to attend an in-person mandatory interview prep session and mock interview night scheduled for 6PM on Tuesday, April 12. The prep session will be an in-person event. The location of this session is being finalized and will be communicated to each law school and student approximately one-week before the session. Interviews by the participating employers are expected to be held during the week of April 18th. Final decisions of selected students for the Program will, of course, be made by employers following interviews with students.
Current 2022 employers include:
• Ahmuty, Demers & McManus, NYC/LI
• Duffy & Duffy, Garden City, NY
• Nassau County District Attorney, Uniondale, NY
• Rivkin Radler, Garden City, NY
• Rosario Law Group, PLLC, Freeport, NY (Real estate/corporate law)
• Suffolk County District Attorney, Central Islip, NY
Registration Deadline Extended One Week: Online student registration for this year’s Patent Law Interview Program will begin on Tuesday, February 22 and will now close on Monday, March 28. Students can register at: https://epay.luc.edu/C20996_ustores/web/store_main.jsp?STOREID=311&SINGLESTORE=true
Loyola University Chicago School of Law is hosting the 2022 Patent Law Interview Program. In person interviews will take place on Thursday and Friday, July 21-22 and virtual interviews will take place on Monday, July 25. This nationwide interview program targets patent law employers and rising 2L and 3L students, 2023 and 2024 graduating classes.
The 2022 Patent Law Interview Program will be held In Person* at the Embassy Suites Chicago – Downtown/Lakefront.
Once you have registered, the program staff will communicate with you directly via email to the address that you entered when registering for the program. Please direct any questions about the program to the Patent Program Liaison in the OCPD, Claudia Morett, at [email protected].
The ABA’s Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity is excited to announce that it has begun accepting applications for the ABA LGBT Public Interest Scholarship. The scholarship provides financial support to a first, second or third year law student, or recent law graduate to enable them to work in the LGBTQ+ public interest arena for the Summer/Fall of 2022. The individual does not need to self-identify as LGBTQ+. Last year they were able to award three $5,000 scholarships.
To learn more about the scholarship and the application process, visit: https://www.americanbar.org/groups/diversity/sexual_orientation/SOGI/. Applications will be accepted until April 29, 2022.
Public Interest Scholarship Program Starting in 2019 the SOGI Commission is pleased to announce the inauguration of its scholarship program aimed at recent law students and/or law school graduates studying for the Bar who are either LGBTQ or who will be working in the LGBTQ space doing public interest work which may include, but not b...
MAX by AccessLex is the free personal finance program developed exclusively for law students-brought to you by Touro Law Center and nonprofit AccessLex Institute.
The final MAX scholarship drawing is coming up on April 1. Remember, even if you haven’t won so far this year, your entries have all accumulated and keep you in the drawing for the grand prize of either $25,000 or $40,000 toward your law school tuition and fees!
Make one big push to increase your entries and get more personal finance knowledge this month by:
• Completing your online course lessons in the “Get Started” section of your MAX account.
• Attending the “Foundations of Auto Purchasing” 3-part webinar series being offered this month.
• Attend any other personal finance webinars that look interesting to you.
Get started today at https://askedna.accesslex.org.
The New York Bar Foundation is currently accepting applications for the following fellowships and scholarships:
Hon. Charles L. Brieant, Jr. Fellowship
Value: $5,000 Deadline: March 18, 2022
The fellowship is awarded awarded to a first-year (1L) students or second-year (2L) law student enrolled in a law school in the State of New York, to honor his dedication to public service and to the federal courts as a summer internship position with the Court.
Application link: https://www.tnybf.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/2022-Hon.-Charles-Brieant-Jr-Fellowship-Application.pdf
Kay Crawford Murray Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Diversity Fellowship
Value: $6,000 Deadline: March 21, 2022
The fellowship is open to all first-year (1L) students currently enrolled in a law school in the State of New York. The fellowship will take place in the Commercial Division of the Supreme Court of New York in New York City.
Application link: 2022-Kay-Crawford-Murray-Commercial-Division-Diversity-Fellowship-Application.pdf (tnybf.org)
Judge Bernard S. Meyer Scholarship
Value: $5,000 Deadline: April 8, 2022
The fellowship is open to a second year (2L) students as of Spring 2022 Awarded to a second year (2L) law student enrolled in the State of New York who excels in legal writing and advocacy skills.
Notre Dame Law School Smith-Downey Legal Ethics Writing Competition Call for Papers: annual writing competition on the topic of legal ethics. All students with an interest in legal ethics are invited and encouraged to apply.
Deadline: June 1, 2022. For additional information, click on the following link: law.nd.edu/smith-doheny
2022 American Inns of Court Warren E. Burger Prize is a writing competition designed to promote scholarship in the areas of professionalism, ethics, civility, and excellence.
The submission deadline is July 1, 2022.
For additional information, click on the following link: www.innsofcourt.org/burgerprize
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The Planning & Law Division of the American Planning Association announces its 39th Annual Smith-Babcock-Williams Student Writing Competition. The Competition, which honors the memory of three leading figures in American city planning law (R. Marlin Smith, Richard Babcock, and Norman Williams) is open to law students and planning students writing on a question of significance in planning, planning law, land use law, local government law or environmental law.
The Competition is open to both current students and recent graduates (less than five years). Entries can include articles written for academic journal or law review publication, long essays, or shorter essays (at least 2,000 words).
The deadline for submission of entries is June 30, 2022. Winners will be announced by August 31, 2022. Please refer to the enclosed official rules for further details.
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The Brandeis Scholarship Fund is awarding three $5,000 Scholarships to qualified applicants. Eligibility has been broadened this year to include 2L or 3L Jewish Law Students residing in Queens County, OR, 2L or 3L Jewish Law Students who are attending any law school in New York City or Touro Law School, Pace Law School, or the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University. All applications are being accepted by e-mail only to [email protected].
Good luck to all Touro Law graduates who are taking the bar exam this week. You can do it!
Annual Night Owl Breakfast happening now till 6:30 PM in the FCR. Enjoy a free breakfast compliments of the Office of Student Services.
New York State Bar Association presents "A Law Student’s Guide To A Career In The Criminal Justice System." This program will focus on various career opportunities in the criminal legal system. Law students, recent graduates or those seeking a career change who are interested in employment in any agency involved in the criminal legal system would benefit from attending.
September 23rd from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
FREE for NYSBA Student Members!
Click here to Register: https://nysba.org/events/a-law-students-guide-to-a-career-in-the-criminal-justice-system/
A Law Student's Guide To A Career In The Criminal Justice System - New York State Bar Association Program will focus on various career opportunities in the criminal legal system. Law students, recent graduates or those seeking a career change who are interested in employment in any agency involved in the criminal legal system would benefit from attending.
TO ALL STUDENTS – IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT RETURNING TO CAMPUS
Many of you have not yet received your ID cards. It is important that you not wait until the first day of classes to have your card issued – you don’t want to be waiting in line and end up being late to class. Below are the dates and times that you can come to the Law Center to have your photo taken and receive your card:
Sunday, September 19 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Thursday, September 30 12:00 noon to 7:00 p.m.
Friday, October 1 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Sunday, October 3 8:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
(FLEX students only)
8:45 a.m. to 12:00 noon
If you already have an ID Card, you can come to campus to get your vaccination sticker during the times listed above.
Please do not wait until Monday, October 4 to get your ID card and vaccination sticker.
The Center for Alcohol Policy is now accepting entries for their 14th Annual National Writing Competition. This national academic event is intended to foster debate, analysis, and examination of state alcohol regulation in the 21st Century. Each year, students and professionals are encouraged to participate in this significant effort to bring attention to state alcohol regulation, its complexities and many successes.
1st – 3rd place recipients have a chance to win $5,000, $2,500, or $1,000 respectively. Deadline for applications is January 28, 2022 by 5:30 PM EST.
For more details, please see the flyer at: https://www.centerforalcoholpolicy.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/2021-Writing-Competition-Flyer.pdf?utm_source=Law+School+List+for+CAP+Essay+Contest&utm_campaign=4bb337df0b-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_11_08_05_55_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e01cce5731-4bb337df0b-37060682.
Join us for the 2021 Annual LAP Fall Retreat from September 17 - September 19th at the beautiful Seminary of the Immaculate Conception in Huntington, NY.
We believe in you. Good luck. You can do it!
Good luck to everyone taking the Bar Exam tomorrow! YOU GOT THIS!
The National Black Prosecutors Association (NBPA) is hosting a Virtual Job Fair on Tuesday, August 17, 2021. The NBPA, established in 1983, is a professional member organization comprised of over 800 prosecutors. Their mission is to recruit, train, and advance the careers of minority attorneys as prosecutors at all levels of government.
Additional information about the NBPA and the annual conference is available at www.blackprosecutors.org.
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Join the NYCBA for a Virtual Summer Wine Tasting on Thursday, June 10 at 6:00 PM.
Join the NYCBA for a panel discussion about "How to Become an Assistant District Attorney" on Tuesday, May 4 at 6 PM. Students and members attend for free.
NYCBA Lawyers Connect Virtual Summer Wine Tasting on June 10th at 6 PM. See link for more details.
Upcoming Free Webinar - Managing Student Loan Debt in Public Interest - April 19th
Managing Debt In Public Interest: How To Repay Your Loans And Earn Public Service Loan Forgiveness
Monday, April 19, 2021
4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Informational Webinar – No CLE Credit
Registration and more information: https://nysba.org/events/managing-debt-in-public-interest-how-to-repay-your-loans-and-earn-public-service-loan-forgiveness/
Equal Justice Works provides resources to help law students and lawyers understand the student loan programs that are available, and shares information about how individuals can better manage debt. This presentation is designed to help you make more informed decisions about paying your student loans, and will outline how to afford your public interest career by taking advantage of programs like income-driven repayment plans, Public Service Loan Forgiveness, and Loan Repayment Assistance Programs
Speaker: Brooke Meckler, Director of Law School Engagement and Advocacy at Equal Justice Works
Sponsoring Sections/Committee: President's Committee on Access to Justice, Young Lawyers Section, and the Committee on Legal Education and Admission to the Bar
The program is free for NYSBA members and non-members. However, preregistration is required on the NYSBA website.
Managing Debt In Public Interest: How To Repay Your Loans And Earn Public Service Loan Forgiveness - New York State Bar Association Equal Justice Works provides resources to help law students and lawyers understand the student loan programs that are available, and shares information about how individuals can better manage debt. This presentation is designed to help you make more informed decisions about paying your student loans...
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