Bernard Koteen Office of Public Interest Advising (OPIA)


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Reminder! PSVF Org-Based Host Organization MOU Changes Due One Month Prior to Application Deadline

December 5, 2019

As part of the PSVF Org-Based application, host organizations must sign the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Harvard Law School. Any changes the organization may propose are due at least one month prior to the application deadline. Learn more about the MOU.

Reminder! International Court of Justice (ICJ) Fellows Programme Applications Deadline Approaching

December 5, 2019

The deadline to apply for the International Court of Justice (ICJ) Judicial Fellows Programme (previously Traineeship Program) is January 7, 2020 at 5:00 pm EST.  

Learn more about the ICJ Judicial Fellows Programme and apply!

Exploring Public Interest Resources at HLS: Communicating with Employers

December 4, 2019

Just in case you missed this post in December, make sure to read our advice on communicating with employers throughout the potentially difficult public interest hiring timeline to make it easier for you to manage your timeline and make your decision.

Exploring Public Interest Resources at HLS: Job Search FAQs and Professionalism Guide

November 26, 2019

Unsure about how to begin your summer job search? Contemplating listing your GPA or LSAT score on your resume? Wondering how to describe your non-legal experiences in your cover letter? Nervous about how to respond to e-mails and phone calls from employers? Review all of our Job Search FAQs, which answer some of the most common 1L job search questions.

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