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
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...
On September 2, President Barack Obama named Jenny Yang ’96 chair of the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Yang, who was appointed vice chair of the commission earlier this year, has...
Do people have a right to some minimum level of economic welfare? Philip Alston, John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law, certainly thinks so, and plans to take on the issue in his new role as UN...
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has named Barry Cozier ’75 as vice chair of the Mayor’s Advisory Committee on the Judiciary. The committee is responsible for recruiting, screening, and nominating...