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LL.M. Job Search Timeline

In order to give your job search an overarching structure, below is a loose timeline for your job search. You will, of course, need to adjust the timeline to take into account the hiring practices of the types of organizations you are targeting. Be sure to work with an OPIA advisor to tailor this timeline for your specific needs.

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  • Fulbright International Scholarship, Internal Deadline: October 1, 2022

    Besides the three letters of recommendation for a Fulbright (preferably 2 of the 3 from HLS Faculty), you will need a Letter of Affiliation from the host country (faculty/NGO), a language form from someone who has taught the host’s official language, and a Campus Evaluation (discuss with Judy Murciano in a fellowship advising appointment or during

    September 22, 2022

  • 1L Job Search E-Advising Series: Extracurriculars

    We know that many of you are considering whether – and to what extent – you’d like to become involved in the myriad student activities available to the law school community. We are often asked by students interested in public service work about the value of extracurricular involvement.  While we cannot offer formal career […]

    September 22, 2022

  • 1L Job Search E-Advising Series: What Can I Do Before I Receive 1L Advising?

    We look forward to getting to know you in the coming months and to helping you learn more about public interest career opportunities. Although formal career advising does not begin until  October 15, you can still take affirmative steps now to begin your career exploration. Read this post to learn how.

    September 9, 2022