Because your 2L summer tends to be more important from a strategic standpoint than your 1L summer, one of the best things you can do before you begin your 2L public interest job search in earnest is to reflect on your interests and personal career goals.
The Religious Freedom Clinic will be offered as an in-house clinic for 2021-2022 in the fall and spring semesters. Applications for both semesters of the clinic are due by June 4, 2021. You can learn about the required clinical course component, clinical credits and the clinical application process by reading the course catalog descriptions.
Are you beginning to think about your 2L summer and weighing the decision of whether to work in the private sector or the public sector? We in OPIA want every HLS student to feel empowered to make career choices that are the best for their individual interests and circumstances – whether those choices involve work in the public or private sectors.
*** Corrected Text for Previously Submitted Ad *** The application window for the Institute to End Mass Incarceration’s fall clinic is now open. Please see this link to apply. You can learn more about the clinic and about the associated clinical credits and application process by reading the course description in the course catalog. See […]
The Center and Student Fellowship. The Petrie-Flom Center Student Fellowship Program is designed to mentor students seeking to become thought leaders in health law policy and bioethics. The fellowship supports closely-mentored student research in health law policy, biotechnology, and bioethics and trains students to take advantage of online publishing to promote their scholarship. Students Fellows will receive mentoring for their projects from Harvard Law affiliated faculty, invitations to workshops their research with like-minded, passionate peers, and training in how to promote their online
Once you hone in on the jobs for which you are interested in applying, it is important to start preparing your job search materials in advance. The typical application will include a resume, cover letter, and writing sample. Some employers will also ask for a transcript and references or recommendations. Follow our advice to help you submit materials that get you the interview.
JOIN OCP AT ANY OF THE BELOW ZOOM SESSIONS TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE CLINICAL REGISTRATION PREFERENCING PROCESS AND GET YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED! Zoom links here: https://hls.harvard.edu/dept/clinical/zoom-with-ocp-clinical-registration-information-and-general-qa-sessions-may-17-may-24-12-1pm-est/ Monday, May 17 – Clinical Registration Information and General Q&A Session 12-1pm EST Tuesday, May 18 – Clinical Registration Information and General Q&A Session 12-1pm EST Wednesday, May 19 […]
Speaking with attorneys practicing in your areas of interest (i.e., networking) is a critical component of a successful post-graduate job search. If you have been slow to make career connections in your city and/or field of interest, now is the time to kick things into gear, even if you're working remotely this summer.