The resources below are intended to provide some guidance on how to most effectively impress public interest employers at the Conference & Career Fair and beyond. As you apply for positions and prepare for interviews, we also strongly suggest that you consult with your school’s career services’ staff for further advice.

Informational Webinars
  • Launching Your Public Interest Career with Equal Justice Works | July 21, 2020, 3–4 p.m. EDT
    Join Equal Justice Works for an overview of all of the ways our organization can help you launch your public interest law career. We’ll discuss part-time and summer internship opportunities, advocacy and leadership opportunities, student debt resources, and provide helpful information about applying for postgraduate Fellowships.
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  • A Student Guide to Registering for the 2020 Conference & Career Fair | August 13, 2020, 3–4 p.m. EDT
    Join Equal Justice Works as we walk through the process of registering for this year’s Conference and Career Fair.
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  • Application Tips to Land an Interview at the Conference & Career Fair | August 27, 2020, 3–4 p.m. EDT
    Join Equal Justice Works as we show you how to navigate the career fair database to search and apply for jobs.
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  • Crash Course: What is Public Interest Law? | September 1, 2020, 1–2 p.m. EDT
    Join Equal Justice Works as we explore what public interest law is and the unique variety of career paths you can pursue in this field.
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  • Crash Course: Resumes & Cover Letters | September 8, 2020, 3–4 p.m. EDT
    Join Equal Justice Works as we provide an overview of what makes a strong resume and cover letter when applying to public interest internships and postgraduate positions. We’ll go over common application mistakes and provide tips on how to avoid these and stand out.
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  • 1L Crash Course: Roadmap to Success in Public Interest Law | September 17, 2020, 3–4 p.m. EDT
    Welcome to law school! Join Equal Justice Works as we outline a roadmap to help students navigate their first year of law school. We will break down the timeline of your first year to help ensure that you land your dream summer internship and set you up on the path to success in public interest law.
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  • Going Virtual: A Student’s Guide to Navigating Pathable | September 29, 2020, 3 – 4 p.m. EDT
    Join Equal Justice Works as we teach you how to navigate our virtual conference platform, participate in your prescheduled interviews, sign up for virtual Table Talk, and attend conference and keynote sessions.
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  • Going Virtual: A Law School Professional’s Guide to Navigating Pathable | September 30, 2020, 3 – 4 p.m. EDT
    Join Equal Justice Works as we teach you how to navigate our virtual conference platform, connect with your students, and attend conference and keynote sessions.
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  • Crash Course: Public Interest Job Interviewing 101 | October 1, 2020, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. EDT
    Nervous about interviewing? Don’t be! Join Equal Justice Works for a webinar designed to help prepare you to interview at this year’s Conference and Career Fair. We’ll provide tips and tricks for standing out and making a lasting impression during your virtual interviews.
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  • Getting the Most Out of the Conference & Career Fair | October 6, 2020, 3 – 4 p.m. EDT
    Join Equal Justice Works as we provide an overview of what to expect at our 2020 Conference and Career Fair, including: general logistics, a breakdown of our schedule, what to prepare ahead of the event, tips and tricks for interviews and Table Talk, and ways you can network virtually.
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Other Resources