Job/Employment Links

General Sites

PSLawNet
http://www.pslawnet.org/
A website containing information on public interest organizations and job/internship postings.

Emplawyernet
http://www.emplawyernet.com/
Emplawyernet features jobs in public interest and international practices. The sites system allows job seekers to track where and when they have made applications. Jobs can be searched by including years of experience and location.

E-Attorney
http://www.eattorney.com
This search engine offers employer listings across the country. It can be searched by region and practice area. It is used by the Office of Career Services to list summer and permantent openings for current WCL students.

Equal Justice Network
http://www.equaljustice.org/
New and experienced attorneys will find domestic and international public interest jobs on this free site.

Foundation Center
http://fdncenter.org/pnd/jobs/
This site contains many non-attorney positions in addition to legal listings in development, policy, programming, communications, and non-legal advocacy.

Good Works
Search for organizations advocating social change in the U.S. The site is based on Good Works: A Guide to Social Change Careers and can be searched by state.

University of Michigan Law School
http://www.law.umich.edu/_Jobnet/main.asp
The University of Michigan Law School offers a informative public interest database that is searchable by location, eligibility, job type, and practice area.

The Project for the Future of Equal Justice Job Listings
Job listings for positions offering low-income clients civil legal assistance.

National Fair Housing Advocate
http://www.fairhousing.com/resources/jobs.htm
Positions listed for attorneys and housing advocates with organizations across the nation.

Hieros Gamos
http://www.hg.org/employment.html
This site offers links to legal employment resources via recruiters, the Internet, and international graduate study.

Opportunities in Public Affairs
http://www.opajobs.com/
This site lists openings in public relations, government affairs, legislation, print and broadcast journalism on the Hill, in non-profits, corporations, and agencies in the DC area. Subscription cost is $69 for six months.

Prosecutor Links
http://www.co.eaton.mi.us/ecpa/proslist.htm
If you are interested in being a DA, this is the site for you. This site provides links to over 450 prosecutor, US attorney and Attorney General offices.

Idealist
http://www.idealist.org
Directory of nonprofit and volunteering resources with over 21,000 organization in 150 countries. Not specifically for lawyers or law students, but many organizations are in need of the experience.

Chronicle of Higher Education
http://www.chronicle.com/jobs
Online subscription gives access to the latest posting for those interested in academia. A 6- month subscription costs $40.50 and a year costs $75.

IP Law Practice Center
http://www.law.com/professionals/iplaw.html
Job listings and firm directories for law and technology practices.

Law Bulletin Publishing Company
http://www.lawbulletin.com
Serves the Chicago area and includes classified jobs.

Lawyers Weekly Jobs
http://www.lawyersweeklyjobs.com
Published in MA, MI, MO, NC, OH, RI, and VA, this site provides access to classified job listings for free.

America's Job Bank
http://www.ajb.dni.us
A partnership between the U.S. Department of Labor and the state operated public Employment Service. Most of the jobs listed on America's Job Bank are full time listing and the majority is in the private sector. The job openings come from all over the country and represent all types of work, from professional and technical to blue collar, from management to clerical and sales.

Career Path
http://www.careerpath.com
The site offers many current available job postings collected from newspapers and employers across the country.

Career Magazine
http://www.careermag.com
Click on Search Jobs to begin a keyword search to locate legal job listings.

Judicial Sites

Alliance for Justice: Judicial Selection Project
Includes reports and analysis concerning the federal judiciary and judicial confirmations. Contains demographic table on judges' gender and ethnicity.

Federal Judicial Center
http://www.fjc.gov
Links to circuit courts and other legal resources.

FindLaw: Federal Resources
http://www.findlaw.com/10fedgov/Judicial
Has links to court websites with descriptions.

National Center for State Courts
Links to numerous state and international court sites.

Senate Judiciary Committee
http://www.senate.gov/~judiciary
Includes calendar of confirmation hearings and committee actions.

Senate Nominations
http://www.senate.gov/legislative/legis_act_nominations.html
Up-to-date listings of all recent nominations and confirmations.

Federal Judiciary
http://www.uscourts.gov
Offers information about federal courts. Includes a Federal Law Clerk Information System allowing those interested in a clerkship to search a database of judges who are hiring.

International Job Sites

American Society of International Law
http://www.asil.org/jobs.htm
Society job listings with the goal to "educate and engage the public in international law."

CARE USA
http://www.care.org/jobs
Care USA is one of the world's largest international development and relief organizations with jobs at all levels. No specific information is provided on legal employment.

Council on Foreign Relations
http://www.cfr.org
This independent, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization promotes understanding of international affairs. The career opportunities section lists job openings with the counsel, however, these are often lower leveled than law school graduates.

Derechos
http://www.derechos.org
The HR Links heading contains a directory of web sites as well as names and information on international organizations and NGOs.

Human Rights Internet
http://www.hri.ca
Click on Human Rights Jobs for categorized listings of jobs at various organizations.

University of Minnesota Human Rights Resource Center
http://www.hrusa.org
The Field Opportunities link provides job listings, internships, fellowships, and volunteer opportunities.

INTERNATIONAL - United Nations Website
http://www.un.org/
The U.N. lists opportunities for legal jobs within the international organization including clerkships and attorney positions.

United Nations
http://www.unsystem.org/
Find most of the constituent UN organizations listed here with vacancies and international civil service listings.

Federal Government Sites

Fedworld
http://www.fedworld.gov/
Listings and library databases for federal government positions.

Office of Personnel Management
http://www.usajobs.opm.gov
Lists jobs available in all agencies. Click on "Current Job Openings" and select the types of jobs that interest you.

National and Federal Legal Employment Report
The National and Federal Legal Employment Report publishes this website containing permanent openings for every state.

Department of Justice
http://www.usdoj.gov
Click on the employment link for vacancy announcements for students and experienced attorneys.

Department of the Interior
http://www.doi.gov
Go to the General Information heading to find a link to employment announcements.

Securities and Exchange Commission
http://www.sec.gov/jobs.shtml
Lists SEC employment opportunities.

Environmental Job Sites

Ecology Law Quarterly Website
A bibliography of links of environmental law career and other helpful links.

Environmental Career Opportunities
http://www.ecojobs.com
Current job listings in environmental organizations. Membership fee required.

Environmental Career Page
http://www.cnie.org/career/megajob.htm
Current Job Listings in environmental organizations.

Environmental Careers Center
http://www.environmentalcareer.com
Environmental and natural resource job information and career news.

Location Specific Sites For Job Searches

Careerpath
http://www.careerpath.com/
Local and national job opportunities from such newspapers as the New York Times, the Washington Post, and the L.A. Times are listed on this website.

City Limits Job Listings
http://www.citylimits.org/jobs
This predominately post graduate site posts jobs from public interest employers in New York City.

Commonwealth Employment Opportunities
http://www.state.ma.us/hrd
Opportunities in The Universal Posting System booklet are now posted on this website.