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Vault Releases 2014 Best Law Firms to Work For

(From Vault Law Editors, July 16, 2013): Vault recognizes that prestige is just one factor among many for law students and associates searching for the right law firm. For some candidates, quality of life weighs far more heavily in their considerations than a firm’s reputation in the community. That’s why each year Vault compiles its […]

2013 AmeriCorps Legal Fellowships

In collaboration with the Corporation for National and Community Service’s priority areas, Equal Justice Works will be focusing this year’s AmeriCorps Legal Fellowships primarily on legal assistance to veterans and military families with Veterans Legal Corps. We may also have a small number of Fellowships available for legal assistance to victims of disasters, such as […]

Equal Justice America: Summer 2013 Funding Available for UT Law Students

Equal Justice America has funding available for UT Law students who are working this summer with organizations that provide civil legal assistance to the poor. Students should send an email to info@equaljusticeamerica.org that includes a cover letter describing their interest in and commitment to public interest law, a resume, and an employment confirmation letter.  Students […]

Baron & Budd Public Interest Scholarship Program – Applications due June 28 and August 30, 2013

The Baron & Budd Scholarship Program will provide up to 4 scholarships of $4500 to support students who commit to working 300 hours during the 2013-2014 academic year with a non-profit organization providing legal services to underserved individuals or communities in central Texas.  An interested student must arrange an organizational sponsor for his or her […]

Vault’s 2013 Guide to Law Firm Pro Bono Programs

The 2013 edition of the Vault Guide to Law Firm Pro Bono Programs is now available online. The guide features detailed information about the pro bono work that 126 top law firms across the country have engaged in over the past few years. The firms featured in the guide  include international behemoths with offices across […]

Pro Bono in Private Practice (Jan. 19) – RSVP

    Pro Bono in Private Practice Thursday, January 19, 2012 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in TNH 2.123 Students interested in making pro bono work an important part of their law firm careers are invited to learn more about the benefits of pro bono work. Steven Schulman, Pro Bono Partner at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & […]