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Clerkship Opportunity in Maryland 2019-2020

June 23, 2017

The Honorable Theodore D Chuang, US District Judge in Maryland, has a clerkship opening for the 2019-2020 term. Judge Chuang was a Wasserstein Fellow. Interested candidates should refer to OSCAR for more details about applying.

Entry-level Job Search E-advising Series: How to Find Job Opportunities

June 23, 2017

Searching for post-graduate job opportunities can feel daunting if you don’t know where to begin. Learn about the four primary ways to search for entry-level job opportunities.

The 2L Job Search E-advising Series: The Government Job Search

June 16, 2017

Some of you may be considering government work for your 2L summer. Most federal (and some state and local) agencies, including the U.S. Department of Justice, offer formal internship programs.

Entry-level Job Search E-advising Series: What Employers Are Looking for

June 16, 2017

While the public sector is extremely varied, most employers are looking for a core set of skills that you may already have or will develop during law school through internships, clinics, and course work. You should continue to work on these skills throughout your 3L year and meet with an OPIA advisor to discuss them and your personal path to a public interest job.