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Law Foundation Community Service Scholarship

Diversity is a core value of Bryan Cave LLP and an engrained part of our culture. Bryan Cave LLP has partnered with the NAPABA Law Foundation to offer the Bryan Cave / NLF Community Service Scholarship, which will provide a $2,500 scholarship award for one law student who is a summer law intern that works on issues on behalf of, or that benefits, the Asian Pacific American community.

Eligibility

  • To be eligible, an applicant must be enrolled as a full time or part time student in an Association of American Law School (AALS)-accredited law school and must have secured a summer law internship. The internship must be: (a) with a public service, civic, or non-profit organization or a corporation that is not a law firm; (b) arranged by the student; and (c) last for at least eight weeks.

Award

  • The Bryan Cave / NLF Community Service Scholarship will provide $2,500 in total for a finalist, which will be awarded on Saturday, November 8th at the 2015 NAPABA Annual Convention in New Orleans, LA.
  • Bryan Cave encourages the award recipient to attend the Annual Convention in November 2015 and will pay the award recipient’s registration fee (up to $250).
  • Award of scholarship funds under this program must be used to further the recipient’s law school education.

How to Apply

Learn more at the NAPABA Website

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Private Spotlight

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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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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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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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Private Sector Spotlight

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Compliance Officer

 3L3LE, 4LE

Summit Securities Group is a leading proprietary trading firm in New York. We invest in trading strategies through a variety of investment vehicles. The products we trade span all asset classes and international markets. We were founded by successful proprietary traders that believe trade ideas are profitable only once they have been identified, understood, and tested through a rigorous methodical approach. This philosophy has propelled us through numerous market cycles and drives our consistent performance.

Job Id: 33640
Deadline: May 08, 2015
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Law Clerk

3L, 4LE, Alumni

Potomac Legal Group PLLC is looking for a law clerk candidate applying for the JD Distinguished Fellowship program. Potomac Legal Group PLLC is a highly specialized litigation, employment, business and real estate law firm based in Washington, DC, seeking a recent law school graduate to assist in substantive tasks, including: legal research, memo drafting, demand letter drafting and more. There are opportunities for attending depositions and court appearances.

Job Id: 33550
Deadline: April 10, 2015
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