Candidates In Their Final Year Of Law School
The Law Department participates in the on-campus interviewing process at more than 45 law schools and job fairs. We also accept applications through our on-line application system starting in August prior to the applicant's final year of law school. We no longer accept applications by regular mail, e-mail or fax.
While there is no minimum GPA requirement, the Law Department generally looks for candidates who have demonstrated achievement in moot court, trial advocacy, or journal work, and who possess a demonstrable commitment to public interest or public sector work. The Law Department has hired approximately 45 entry level attorneys for Fall 2013 and expects to hire a similar number for Fall 2014. The Law Department recruits law graduates nationwide. Our 650 attorneys include alumni from more than 80 law schools.
Salary and Benefits
On-campus Interviews and Job Fairs
Frequently Asked Questions
This application should be used only by law students graduating between December 2013 and June 2014 and recent law graduates completing judicial clerkships in 2014.
Recent Law School Graduates
The Law Department has completed hiring for its Class of 2013. However, law school graduates from the class of 2013 who would like to be notified if a position for 2013 graduates becomes available may input their contact information here. The law department will retain email addresses for six months and will advise candidates of positions during that time only.
Law School graduates from the class of 2012 and before should apply via an open experienced attorney posting only. Experienced attorney postings can be found here.