With the new Legislative and Regulatory Process Clinic and government-focused events, Washington Square extends to Washington, DC. Read more
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
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx ’96 delivers an insightful and inspiring Frank J. Guarini Government Lecture on public service. 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, DC, dividing their time between fieldwork in a government agency and classroom study.
Public Interest News in Brief
Yumari Martinez ’01 named assistant commissioner of Juvenile Justice Planning and Policy for Division Youth and Family JusticeYumari Martinez ’01 has been appointed assistant commissioner of Juvenile Justice Planning and Policy in the Division of Youth and Family Justice (DYFJ). The DYFJ is part of New York City’s...
On September 25, the US Department of Justice submitted a “statement of interest” in Hurrell-Harring v. State of New York, a class action lawsuit filed by the New York Civil Liberties Union and the...
The Furman Center is pleased to announce that Mark Willis has agreed to serve as our Executive Director. Mark has provided the Center with exceptional leadership during his time as interim Executive...
In the wake of recent incidents in Ferguson, Missouri, and elsewhere, NYU Law held a forum on racism, police violence, and community action. The gathering provided an opportunity for students from...