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In recognition of “Celebrate Pro Bono Week,”
OPICS, in collaboration with the DC National Pro Bono Week Celebration Planning Committee presents a panel discussion:
Incorporating Pro Bono into Your Practice
Monday, November 1, 4:30-6:00p.m., Room 201
The panel will feature:
Partner at Schertler & Onorato and former Attorney General of the District of Columbia and former D.C. Bar President
Deputy Assistant General Counsel for the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and
D.C. Bar Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year 2006
DLA Piper’s Pro Bono Partner
Associate at Dechert, LLP
If you’re wondering how to start your summer job search for a judicial internship, an international job, research assistant position, law firm job and more, you won’t want to miss OCS’ and OPICS’ Finding & Funding series. Please see below for a list of dates and times.
Finding and Funding a . . .
Public Sector Job – Monday, November 1 at 11:30 a.m. (McDonough 203)
Judicial Internship or Research Assistant Position – Monday, November 1 at 3:30 p.m. (McDonough 202)
International Position – Thursday, November 11 at 3:30 p.m. (McDonough 202)
Law Firm Job or In-House Position – Tuesday, November 16 at 3:30 p.m. (McDonough 202)
These sessions will be taped for those unable to attend.
Bernabei & Wachtel, PLLC
Summer Associate Positions
We are seeking full-time Summer Associates to participate in all aspects of litigation, from interviewing clients to assisting with trials, hearings and mediations. Our ideal Summer Associate candidate also has excellent research and writing skills, strong academic credentials, a desire to litigate, and a demonstrated commitment to civil rights. If you fit a number of these criteria, please send an email, with attached cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample of no more than ten pages to: Andrea Loveless, Esq., Bernabei & Wachtel, Loveless@bernabeipllc.com. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Please submit your materials as soon as possible. We are an equal employment opportunity employer.
Bernabei & Wachtel, Washington, DC
The 2011-12 Civil Rights Litigation Fellowship
Our Civil Rights Litigation Fellowship lasts for one year, with the opportunity to apply for a permanent Associate position when the Fellowship ends. The Fellow will participate in all aspects of litigation, from interviewing clients to assisting with trials, hearings and mediations. Fellows have extensive client contact and participate in case development and strategy. We also encourage Fellows’ professional development by providing time for Fellows to attend seminars and trainings and to seek out opportunities for publication.