EMPLOYMENT update:

♦ For more information and to apply to the opportunities below, please visit Symplicity and be sure to CHECK PRIOR BLOG POSTS! You can narrow your search by utilizing the “Blog post categories” ♦

 

THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S HONORS PROGRAM (HP) + SUMMER LAW INTERN PROGRAM (SLIP) AT THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE [DEADLINE: SEPT. 8, 2020 AT 11:59 P.M. EST]

The Attorney General’s Honors Program is recognized as the nation’s premier entry-level federal attorney recruitment program.  The Honors Program attracts candidates from hundreds of law schools across the country representing a broad cross-section of experiences and interests. Selections are made based on many elements of a candidate’s background, including a demonstrated commitment to government service, academic achievement, leadership, journal, moot court and mock trial experience, clinical experience, past employment, and extracurricular activities.

The SLIP program: Whether you want to prosecute criminal cases, litigate civil matters, develop policy, or provide counsel, there are opportunities for you at DOJ too.

Complete details:

Application: Available @ avuedigitalservices.com/casting/aiportal/control/mainmenu?agency=dojoarm

Additional information: Available @ justice.gov/legal-careers/application-tips-and-checklist

Webinar @ AUG. 19!

ecs.acms.com/dojhp-slipapp2020webinar/

 

◊ If you have any QUESTIONS OR FEEDBACK, please email lawcareer@fiu.edu


EMPLOYMENT update:

 For more information and to apply to the opportunities below, please visit Symplicity and be sure to CHECK PRIOR BLOG POSTS! You can narrow your search by utilizing the “Blog post categories”

 

LAVENDER LAW® CONFERENCE & CAREER FAIR [REGISTRATION RE-OPENED – DEADLINE: AUG. 11, 2020]

The National LGBT Bar Association’s annual Lavender Law® Career Fair is designed to achieve a sense of community and inclusion for LGBTQ+ candidates within the legal profession’s recruiting efforts. By participating in this career fair, candidates will talk directly to LGBTQ+ friendly recruiters from law firms, government agencies, LGBTQ+ rights groups, and corporate legal departments.

Where: Virtual!

When: Aug. 12-14, 2020

Complete details: Available @ lgbtbar.org/annual/career-fair/

 

LOYOLA PATENT LAW INTERVIEW PROGRAM [REGISTRATION RE-OPENED – DEADLINE: AUG. 27, 2020 BY 11:59 P.M. CST]

When: It will now be fully virtual on Jan. 14-15, 2021

[For additional details, check the Feb. 6 Blog Post and view at Symplicity]

 

POLL WORKER [DEADLINE: SEPT. 3, 2020]

Submission components: See Job ID# 11325 @ Symplicity

 

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WRITING COMPETITION update:

ABA TORT TRIAL & INSURANCE PRACTICE SECTION – AVIATION & SPACE LAW COMMITTEE LAW STUDENT WRITING COMPETITION [DEADLINE: SEPT. 9, 2020]

Topic: Law students interested in practicing aviation or space law should submit papers addressing a recent development in Aviation or Space law or discuss an area of aviation or space law where a controversy or disagreement exist

Awards: $500

  • Sponsorship to attend the 2021 Aviation & Space Law Annual CLE Seminar in Washington D.C. on Oct. 28-29 (registration fee waived & travel expenses reimbursed up to $1,500)
  • Publication of the winning paper in the Aviation & Space Law Committee’s Newsletter

Submission guidelines: Papers prepared for classes, journals, or for other purposes or publications are welcome! Papers should be in the style of a scholarly newsletter article and no more than 20 pages double-spaced, 12-point Book Antiqua font, with footnotes and citations conforming to Bluebook standards. Complete and official rules @ americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/administrative/tips/aviation_writing_competition_2020.pdf

Complete details: Available @ americanbar.org/groups/tort_trial_insurance_practice/committees/aviation-space-law/