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January 24, 2012

Upcoming 1L Government Honors Deadlines

The following government programs have 1L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks. Details of these programs are provided in the 2011-12 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm. Log in information is on Symplicity's Homepage.

Summer Programs
· Department of Transportation - Office of General Counsel Volunteer Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/21/12)
· The White House Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/22/12)
· Oregon Department of Justice - Summer Law Clerk Program (Paid, Deadline 01/25/12)
· San Francisco, Office of the City Attorney - 2012 Intern Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/27/12)
· Securities & Exchange Commission - Summer Honors Law Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/30/12)
· Department of Education - Region 8 Office of Civil Rights Volunteer Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/31/12)
· Environmental Protection Agency - R3 Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/31/12)
· Commonwealth of Pennsylvania - Governor's Office of General Counsel Summer Extern Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/31/12)
· Texas Attorney General - Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/31/12)
· Commission on International Religious Freedom - Volunteer Internship Programs (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Comptroller of the Currency - Law Department summer Legal Internships (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Department of Energy - Law Student Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Export-Import Bank of the United States - Office of General Counsel Summer Internship Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Federal Aviation Administration - Office of Chief Counsel Law Honors Program (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Federal Communications Commission - International Bureau Satellite Division Student Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation - Legal Division Summer Legal Intern Program (Paid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Federal Trade Commission - Bureau of Competition Summer Intern Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Federal Trade Commission - Bureau of Consumer Protection 2012 Summer Law Clerk Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Federal Trade Commission - Southeast Region Summer Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Iowa Workforce Development - Division of Labor Services Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Miami-Dade County Attorney's Office - Summer Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Nebraska Office of the Attorney General - Summer Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Department of Transportation - Office of International Law Volunteer Summer Legal Internships (Unpaid, Deadline 02/01/12)
· Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General - Legal Intern Program (Unpaid, Deadline 02/03/12)

Upcoming 3L Government Honors Deadlines

The following government programs have 3L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks. Details of these programs are provided in the 2011-12 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm. Log in information is on Symplicity's Homepage.


Spring Programs
· Houston Legal Department - Student Externships (Unpaid, Deadline 01/31/12)

January 11, 2012

Judicial Meet & Greet

MN Appellate Court Judges Natalie Hudson and Wilhelmina Wright will provide insights into the Appellate Court process and drafting opinions; practical tips on brief writing and oral arguments as well as provide reflections on historic appellate cases as it relates to Black History Month.

This is a remarkable opportunity for students and lawyers alike to meet two of Minnesota's appellate judges and gain insightful information. It is also an opportunity for students to play an active role in Black History Month.

Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Time: Noon - 1:00 P.M.

Registration is requested by February 17, 2012.

For complete details and to RSVP please visit, Symplicity's Homepage.

2012-13 PSLawNet Fellowship at NALP

The PSLawNet Fellow is the principal manager and administrator of the PSLawNet website. PSLawNet, which is housed at the NALP, is the nation's largest public interest law jobs database, and also includes detailed information on thousands of public interest and government employers, as well as a library of resources to aid job seekers.
The Fellow has responsibilities for: development of online educational content, management of student interns, basic technology and data management, co-editing the PSLawNet Blog, using social media to promote PSLawNet, interacting with NALP members, delivering presentations about the public interest job search, and other tasks as they arise. Just before the 2012-13 PSLawNet Fellow begins work, NALP will launch a new version of PSLawNet. The fellow will play an integral role in marketing the new website, improving its functionality, and orienting website users to new features.
The PSLawNet Fellowship provides a wonderful opportunity for a public-interest minded law graduate who also has an interest in nonprofit administration and technology. Further, the fellowship offers a bird's-eye view of the public interest arena for law graduates on public service career paths.

The Fellow will work at NALP's Washington, DC office.

For complete details please visit, Symplicity's - Job Posting #9240

Corporate Counsel Section Winter Networking Event

Please join the Corporate Counsel Section at Rare Steak and Sushi Restaurant in the luxurious Grand Hotel located in downtown Minneapolis for a Winter Networking Event on January 26, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy free food and drinks as you mix and mingle with members of the Corporate Counsel Section. The event will feature live music and a prize drawing. We hope to see you there!

For more information and to RSVP please visit, http://www.mnbar.org/sections/corp-counsel/index.asp

Deadline to Register: January 20, 2012
Law Students Cost: FREE

January 6, 2012

Upcoming 3L Government Honors Deadlines

The following government programs have 3L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks. Details of these programs are provided in the 2011-12 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm. Log in information is on Symplicity's Homepage.

Spring Programs

· Department of Commerce - Office of General Counsel Legal Internship Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 01/15/12)

Upcoming 2L Government Honors Deadlines

The following government programs have 2L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks. Details of these programs are provided in the 2011-12 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm. Log in information is on Symplicity's Homepage.

Spring Programs

· Department of Commerce - Office of General Counsel Legal Internship Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 01/15/12)

· Government of District of Columbia - Office of Police Complaints Law Clerk Internship Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline 01/20/12)

Summer Programs
· Department of the Interior - Office of the Regional Solicitor Pacific Northwest Region 2012 Summer Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/11/12)

· National Labor Relations Board - Division of Judges Law Student Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/15/12)

· Smithsonian Institution - Office of General Counsel Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/15/12)

· Department of Commerce - NOAA Alaska Regional Counsel Summer Legal Intern Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/16/12)

· Inter-American Foundation - Office of General Counsel Summer Intern Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/16/12)

· Vermont Attorney General - Civil Rights Unit Law Student Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/16/12)

· Department of Transportation - Office of General Law Volunteer Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/21/12)

· The White Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 01/22/12)

Programs with "Rolling Deadlines" review applications and fill positions on an ongoing basis, so apply early for these programs.