Government Careers

New Public Service Resources

If you are interested in serving the public good through government or public interest work, the CSO has created several new resources to assist you in pursuing a career in public service. To stay informed about upcoming public service programs, as well as job and fellowship announcements, please sign up for the Texas Law Public […]

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Join Bar Associations to Get Ahead

The winter break is a great opportunity to get to learn about and get involved with various bar associations. The American Bar Association (ABA) offers career-building opportunities, advocates for the profession, and promotes the rule of law worldwide. ABA membership gives law students tools and resources to help them succeed in school and beyond. ABA […]

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Free for Students: First Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Mock Trial Institute – Nov. 16-17, 2016

As the U.S. Department of Justice and the Securities Exchange Commission have increased their scrutiny of transnational business activities, and are actively coordinating with the foreign counterparts, the importance of having a thorough understanding of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) is critical. An increasing number of these cases will be litigated through discovery and […]

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Free Webinar on Volunteer Legal Internships with the U.S. Department of Justice – RSVP by Monday, Nov. 14, 2016

The webinar will be hosted by the DOJ’s Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management and will provide an opportunity for Texas Law students to learn about summer and academic-year vacancies, the application process, and answer questions about volunteer legal internships. Interested students can attend one of the two sessions, either November 17 at 2:00 p.m. […]

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Free Webinars on How to Apply with the Federal Government

Have you been thinking about applying for employment with the Federal Government?  Would you like guidance from experts on preparing a Federal resume or tips on interviewing for Federal jobs? Join the staff of the Recruitment Policy and Outreach (RPO) division of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), for a series of in-depth briefings on […]

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Upcoming Public Policy Deadlines for 2Ls & 3Ls (Aug. 26, 2016)

For more information about the positions below, please visit the 2015-16 Public Policy Handbook  online. For programs with “Rolling Deadlines,” please review applications and apply early as these positions are filled on an ongoing basis. Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit the Experiential Learning: Internships page online to learn more. If you would like to have […]

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Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair Travel Sponsorship Available – Applications due Friday, Sept. 16, 2016

The Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair is one of the largest public service job fairs in the country and will take place October 28-29, 2016 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. More than 1,200 students from 165 law schools attend for two days of interviews, workshops, networking and other career opportunities.  Public interest employers […]

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U.S. DOJ Attorney General’s Honors Program and Summer Law Intern Program – Applications due Sept. 6, 2016

The U.S. Department of Justice Attorney General’s Honors Program (HP), the largest and most prestigious federal entry-level attorney hiring program of its kind, and Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP), the Department’s competitive recruitment program for compensated summer internships, is now accepting applications. Online applications are due by September 6, 2016. If you would like your application materials […]

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