AABANY Presents How to Get your Foot in the Door: Careers in Government & Public Interest
When: Thursday, September 8, 2016 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 55 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10003 (map)
Moot Court room (ground floor)
Tired of the daily grind of working in private practice? Looking to do something meaningful with your law degree?
AABANY’s Government Service and Public Interest, Pro Bono & Community Service, and Student Outreach Committees and Cardozo APALSA are proud to host a panel of distinguished speakers who will share their experiences getting hired and working in government and in public interest.
This panel is intended for law students and experienced attorneys who are curious about pursuing a career in government or public interest.
- Ryan Budhu, Assistant Corporation Counsel for Government Policy, Executive Division, New York City Law Department;
- Christine Clarke, Director, Civil Rights Justice Initiative, Legal Services NYC;
- Ami Shah, Poverty Justice Solutions Fellow & Staff Attorney, Legal Services;
- Joane Wong, Senior Trial Attorney, National Labor Relations Board; and
- Haeya Yim, Assistant Attorney General, New York State Office of the Attorney General, Division of Social Justice.
- Moderator: James Cho with the U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of New York
A reception will follow the event. Please RSVP by Sept. 7.