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Weil Launches Diversity Fellowship for Second-Year Law School Students #diversityfellowship

International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP has expanded its diversity fellowship initiative for law school students with the addition of a “2L” program for second-year students. The Weil 2L Diversity Fellowship Program builds upon its existing Weil 1L Diversity Fellowship Program and underscores the firm’s dedication to diversity with the goal of creating […]

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LSAC Diversity Committee Writing Competition

The Law School Admission Council’s Diversity Committee Announces a Writing Competition on “Best Practices for Recruitment and Retention of Students of Color and Students From Other Underrepresented Groups in Law Schools.” The three winners (1L, 2L and 3-4L) will be eligible for cash prizes of $5000.00.  Submissions must be received by 5:00 p.m. EST on […]

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Credit Suisse 2014 PALS Summer Associate Program – Diversity Emphasis

  The Credit Suisse General Counsel Division offers a paid 10 week Summer Associate program geared toward law students who have completed their first year of law school and are interested in gaining “in-house” exposure within the Financial Services Indus­try.  This program is being offered through the Credit Suisse General Counsel Americas Diversity Committee, which […]

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The Law Firm of Gandhi & Mandela

Reposted from ilsccp.org (click here for original article) On the front page of last Sunday’s Chicago Tribune is a picture of Amy Cramer. I’ve never met Amy, but I’ve met many young attorneys like her. Amy graduated law school in 2011 and has been working at a contract job since. She joins the ranks of many of […]

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ABA Business Law Section Diversity Clerkship Program 2014

Up to 9 law students from diverse backgrounds are placed in summer business court clerkships around the country. Students will gain invaluable experience and the opportunity to build their network. They will also receive a stipend to cover living expenses for the duration of the 8-week clerkship. Selected law clerks will be notified in March […]

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Summer 2014 Judicial Intern Opportunity Program Has Launched

The American Bar Association Section of Litigation is accepting applications for its Summer 2014 Judicial Intern Opportunity Program from second-year law students. Applications for first-year law students will be accepted December 1, 2013, in accordance with NALP guidelines. The program is a full-time (32 hours per week), six-week minimum, summer internship program open to all […]

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Palm Beach Bar Association Diversity Internship Program

The Palm Beach County Bar Association’s Diversity Internship Program was formed in 2010 to provide students of diverse backgrounds an opportunity to gain valuable work experience in legal work environments. Prior to 2011 the program had previously been run as the Minority Law Clerk Program, and was focused solely upon providing inroads into the legal […]

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