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Government & Public Interest

MA Public Defender (CPCS) Summer Internships – Criminal & Civil

The Committee for Public Counsel Services (CPCS) opens summer internship applications for its criminal defense and civil practice divisions. For complete postings and application instructions, please see below. Public Defender Division Summer 2023 Internship Mental Health Litigation Division Summer 2023 Internship Private Counsel Division & Specialty Units Summer 2023 Internship Children and Family Law Division […]

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Government & Public Interest

EJW Fellowship Application Now Open

DESIGN-YOUR-OWN FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN! Designing your own Fellowship project presents a unique opportunity for you to create your dream job. This Fellowship opportunity allows you to leverage your law degree in service of a community or cause of your choice, and to address an unmet legal need in an underserved community in partnership with an eligible legal […]

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Government & Public Interest

LSC Emerging Leaders Council: Civil Justice Lunch & Learn Series, Thursday @ 1:30 PM

Eduardo Gonzalez, Self-Represented Litigation Network, along with Amelia McGowan, Mississippi Center for Justice, will be co-hosting the first in a series of virtual lunches Thursday, February 24, 1:30pm ET – 2:30pm ET. Register Here. This series is for young professionals and graduate students new to civil justice work who are interested in learning more about access to justice initiatives […]

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Market News

Lawyer Mental Health Is Facing Its Greatest Challenge, But Increased Empathy May Be the Byproduct

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken the mental health of lawyers and law firm staff—an already precarious thing—and placed it in a more fragile state. Professionals on the front lines of the legal industry’s mental health crisis say they’re seeing even more people struggling now. But they’ve also seen a greater sense of understanding within the industry […]

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Legal Talent Talk Network

Legal search firm Major, Lindsey & Africa will now offer its four attorney-focused podcast series on the Legal Talent Talk Network. Current podcast series include Beyond Stereotypes (exploring the unique practices of successful attorneys), Between the Legal Lines (featuring conversations with leading female attorneys), Erasing the Stigma (discussing mental health issues within the legal profession), […]