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
Each summer, NYU Law students travel the globe to intern in countries as diverse as India, Hungary, and Colombia in service of public interest. Last summer alone, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC...
Jon Dubin '81 receives two national awards honoring his advocacy of disability claimants and clinical teachersThis year, Jon Dubin '81 was honored with two national awards. At the April 30th Association of American Law Schools' annual conference on clinical legal education, Mr. Dubin received the 2014...
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...