With the new Legislative and Regulatory Process Clinic and government-focused events, Washington Square extends to Washington, DC.
NYU Law magazine hosts a distinguished group of political advisers and experts from both sides of the aisle for a discussion on polarization, its causes and effects, moderated by Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law Richard Pildes. Read more
Only four years after being elected the youngest mayor of Charlotte, N.C., Anthony Foxx ’96 was unanimously confirmed by the Senate to be U.S. Secretary of Transportation and the youngest member of President Barack Obama’s cabinet. Read more
Professor Alina Das '05, co-teacher of the Immigrants Rights Clinic, receives a teaching award and sees her scholarship and the work of the clinic cited by the Supreme Court. Read more
A Culture of Public Service
NYU offers the most comprehensive public service infrastructure of any law school in the nation.
Public Interest Summer Funding Grants guarantee funding for 1Ls and 2Ls who work in public interest and government positions.
The Loan Repayment Assistance Program encourages qualified students to pursue careers in public service by paying their debt burden in part or in full.
The Frank J. Guarini Leaders in Government Service Institute provides training for students who aspire to leadership roles in government or organizations that shape public policy.
Our new Legislative and Regulatory Process Clinic lets students spend a semester in Washington, D.C., dividing their time between fieldwork in a government agency and classroom study.
Public Interest News in Brief
On Friday, February 21, the Bickel & Brewer Latino Institute for Human Rights held its third annual symposium, “A Force for Change: Advancing the Rights of the Latino Community.” Each year the...
On Thursday, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) presented Manuel “Manny” Vargas ’84 with its Lifetime Achievement Award, which recognizes “exceptional accomplishments over a...
Greenberg Lounge was transformed into a testament to public service as NYU Law’s Public Service Auction, organized by students and the Public Interest Law Center to raise funds for more than 400 1Ls...
On February 19, the Canadian Civil Liberties Association (CCLA) named Sukanya Pillay LLM ’94 its general counsel and executive director. She first joined CCLA in 2009 as director of their newly-...