Public Interest Events and Programs

Every year, PILC sponsors dozens of events, including brown bag lunches with public interest employers, substantive panels and information sessions, and large-scale annual lectures from prominent public-interest lawyers.

Upcoming Events

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Make sure to register for the Public Interest Career Fair – PILC’s largest annual event!

Past Events

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Latest from the PILC Docket

PILC counselors are available for remote and in-person appointments throughout the year. Same-day drop in appointments are also available. To make an appointment, you can: 1) Email pilc.appointments@… more
PILC compiles a list of “hot” post-graduate jobs and fellowships on this page. Please note: The opportunities listed represent just some of the fellowships and other entry-level positions available… more
15 minute same-day drop-in appointments may be conducted via video call or by phone. You may call (212-998-6686), or email ( beginning at 9:00 a.m. to reserve a spot for… more
Public Defender Brown Bag Lunch Series Every Friday from 12:30-1:30pm EST, Sept. 8 – Dec. 1 Thinking about becoming a public defender? Throughout the fall, PILC is hosting brown bag lunches with… more
Fall OCI is a seven week on-campus recruiting program during which employers conduct screening interviews with NYU Law students on campus. The program is administered via CSM (https://law-nyu-csm.… more
The Public Interest Law Center, together with Alliance of Families for Justice Legal Support Unit, will host an in-person information session on the volunteer application process for interested… more
For all students (1L, 2L, 3L)  interested in learning more about the Army & Navy Judge Advocate General Corps (JAG Corps) and how to practice law as a JAG in the United States Army and Navy,… more
Please join us for a conversation with Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner. Before running for public office, Mr. Krasner worked as a criminal defense lawyer in Philadelphia for 30 years. He… more
If you would like to learn more about the IFD and ILHR Fellowships, as well as other post-graduate fellowship opportunities available to LLMs, please come to the LLM Post Graduate Fellowships Info… more
“The Many Pathways of International Legal Careers,” Presented by the American Society of International Law, Taylor Kilpatrick, J.D. Senior Program Officer WHEN: Wednesday, September 27, 2023 WHERE:… more