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 both your interests and your personal career goals.
We’ve redesigned our email to combine all alumni jobs of all levels, announcements, and events into one weekly email digest sent out on Friday afternoons. Be sure to also check out our job posting feeds on our website to make sure to catch opportunities that may have quick turnaround times. If you were on both the Alumni Digest and Recent Grads list, you may receive duplicate emails for the first week as the listservs are combined.
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.
The Harvard Law School Library Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging (HLSL DIB) team shares their Anti-Racist Resource Guide.
Our goal is to help you find a great public interest job and avoid the common mistakes that can derail your job search. Take a look at our list of common job search mistakes and don’t let them happen to you!