Private Sector Spotlight

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Corporate
Attorney

Alumni

Corporate Department of an Am Law 100 law firm seeks a mid-level associate attorney to assist firm clients in both private and public company M&A and Capital Markets work. This opportunity presents top notch client matters.

Ideal candidates will have a variety of public and private corporate experience at a large firm.

Job Id: 32400
Deadline: April 22, 2015
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Law
Clerk(PAID)

1L, 1LE, 2L, 2LE, 3LE,

Grossman Law, LLC is seeking a rising second or third year law student to work full time this summer in our fast-paced immigration practice. Our firm represents clients in affirmative cases before USCIS and also in removal proceedings before the Executive Office of Immigration Review and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Areas of focus are affirmative and defensive asylum claims, analyzing the immigration consequences of criminal convictions, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, non-immigrant visas, cancellation of removal, adjustments, as well as complicated naturalization, and some appellate work. Duties include legal and country research, drafting of legal memoranda, preparation of declarations and applications (forms) for immigration benefits, and some administrative work.

Bilingual in Spanish and English required. Previous immigration experience/coursework required. Two references and excellent writing skills required.

Job Id: 33109
Deadline: April 20, 2015
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2015 Summer Intern/Law Clerk (Paid)

 1L, 1LE2L2LE, 3LE

The Gowen Group Law Office, PLLC, a small general practice law firm located in downtown Washington, DC, seeks a rising 2L, 3L or 4L for its summer internship position.

The Gowen Group is a traditional small law practice that strives to provide comprehensive legal services for both individuals and small businesses. The Gowen Group handles a wide array of legal services, returning to the days when one firm could take care of all of one’s legal needs. Practice areas include criminal defense, family law, wills and trusts, employment law, and civil litigation. The Gowen Group also has a sizable Social Security disability benefits practice. With such a varied practice, interns will have the opportunity to experience a full range of legal topics and assignments.

Job Id: 32906
Deadline: May 31, 2015
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Judicial Spotlight

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Summer 2015
Judicial Internship

 1L, 1LE2L2LE, 3LE

The chambers of Judge Heard in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City is accepting applications for judicial internships until April 15th for the Summer and August 15th for the Fall of 2015. The Judge is in Criminal Rotation for 2015. Judicial interns will work directly with the Judge. The judicial interns may receive credit or volunteer but, regardless, the requirements below are generally consistent with or in addition to those outlined by the University/College you attend.

Students selected will be dedicated to our Criminal docket and will perform legal research and prepare legal summaries. Under Judge Heard’s direct supervision they will be expected to engage with lawyers, court personnel and other judicial staff.

Job Id: 33461
Deadline: April 15, 2015
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Government Spotlight

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Summer 2015
Student Trainee (Paid)

 1L, 1LE2L2LE, 3LE

Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career? If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling. DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.

Looking for the mission of a lifetime? The U.S. Department of Homeland Security headquarters seeks motivated students looking to contribute their unique insight, skills and talents to support the important mission of securing the homeland. Our headquarters offices offer paid summer and year round internship opportunities for full-time and part-time college or university students. Academic credit may be awarded in accordance with the appointee’s work schedule and his/her individual college or university policies. The DHS Headquarters Student Summer employment Program offers opportunities for students to gain on–the–job experience while completing his/her education.

Job Id: 33733
Deadline: April 14, 2015
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Diversity Spotlight

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Summer Clerk/Internship

1L2L,

Towers Watson is seeking two diverse First Year law students to assist the Legal Department of a large, publicly-held, global benefits and human capital consulting company during the summer of 2015. The LCLD Internship program will run for eight to ten weeks and will require approximately 40 hours per week beginning Tuesday, May 26. The individual will be exposed to a wide range of general corporate legal matters, including contracts, licensing, employment law, insurance, trademarks, real estate, securities, litigation, etc. Our offices are located in Arlington, VA in close proximity to Washington, D.C.

The 1L LCLD Scholars Program provides first-year law students the developmental opportunity to work side-by-side with attorneys and other legal specialists and to learn more about potential career paths within the legal profession and what it is like to work as an in-house attorney. All 1L LCLD Scholars will attend an LCLD Scholars Retreat in Dallas, TX from May 28-May 30, 2015.

Job Id: 32516
Deadline: May 01, 2015
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Legal Fellow

 2L3LE

The Mike Eidson Scholarship Fund was established by the AAJ Women for Justice Education Fund in 2008, in honor of AAJ Past President Mike Eidson, whose vision and generosity inspired it. The scholarship, traditionally in the amount of $5,000, is awarded annually to a rising 3L (or rising 4L in a night program) female student who has demonstrated a commitment to a career as a plaintiffs’ lawyer or criminal defense lawyer, along with dedication to upholding and defending the principles of the Constitution, and to the concept of a fair trial, the adversary system, and a just result for the injured, the accused, and those whose rights are jeopardized.

Job Id: 33491
Deadline: May 01, 2015
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ASIL Volunteer Call

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Are You Fluent in Spanish?

Volunteer to accompany Judge Barrios at two receptions & Gala Dinner on 4/10/15!

Judge Barrios is not expected to make formal remarks, but will have the option to say a few words when accepting the award.

You would assist in interpreting the general proceedings of the dinner and in interpreting her remarks, if any, when she accepts the award. You would also be seated with ASIL leadership during the dinner and get to network with the Society’s leadership, patrons, and special guests.

If interested, please e-mail Ms. Lara Townzen ASAP and let her know what is your availability, interest, and level of Spanish spoken.

Government Spotlight

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Attorney

 3L, 4LE, Alumni

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of the Solicitor (SOL) is hiring attorneys in multiple subject areas.  Put your law degree and legal experience to good use by contributing to a noble mission:  serving and protecting American workers, preparing them for new and better jobs, and ensuring the safety and fairness of American workplaces. Opportunities are Open!

Job Id: 33563
Deadline: April 10, 2015
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Legal Review and Advice Attorney

3L, 4LE, Alumni

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) in support of the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) is seeking one or more attorneys to serve in the legal review and advice group of the Advice    Branch. This is an excepted service position. The duties of the position focus primarily on providing  legal review of audits, evaluations, and other written products created by OIG components, and providing legal advice on a wide variety of HHS programs, including Medicare and Medicaid, to OIG components within agreed upon deadlines. The attorney will provide legal advice on a full range of Inspector General Act and HHS program and grant issues. These include complex legal issues related to Medicare, Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act, and the programs and operations of NIH, FDA, CDC, and the rest of HHS. The attorney may also be called upon to assist with special inquiries concerning current issues within HHS. The attorney may be called upon to assist in providing training to various OIG components about the Inspector General Act, and the laws, regulations, and policies pertinent to HHS programs and grants. Advice Branch legal review and advice attorneys also perform other duties as assigned.

Job Id: 33686
Deadline: April 17, 2015
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