Class of ’21 employed at 10 months 97%
Students secured public interest fellowships over the past decade 525+
Judicial clerkships each year 250+
Employers participated in private and public sector recruiting programs at HLS this year 750+
On behalf of our teams in the Office of Career Services (OCS) and the Office of Public Interest Advising (OPIA), welcome to Harvard Law School! We are looking forward to meeting and working with you to explore and achieve your career goals.
Career Services for Alumni
As a Harvard Law graduate, you are part of a worldwide association of alumni who work and succeed in nearly every field of human endeavor. HLS offers a wide range of services to alumni interested in both private and public sector opportunities.
Public Sector Openings
The Bernard Koteen Office of Public Interest Advising (OPIA) covers the public sector — including nonprofits, government, public international work, and private public interest law firms — and fellowships.
Private Sector Openings
The Office of Career Services advises primarily on private sector careers, including law firms, in-house counsel positions, business careers, alternative legal careers, and judicial clerkships.