Useful Career LinksESSENTIAL JOB LINKS
Listings of national and international public interest and government organizations and jobs.
PRIVATE PUBLICINTEREST ANDPLAINTIFFS' FIRM GUIDE
Directory of larger national firms with information on practice areas, firm demographics, salaries and hiring contacts.
Searchable database of law firms with limited search capability for in-house departments.
Law firm rankings and information.
Rankings and reviews of US and international law firms.
American Lawyer Summer Survey
National survey of law student firm summer jobs.
2012-13 Federal Legal Employment Opportunities Guide
Information on federal agencies and the federal government hiring process. Hard copy in the Career Office.
LEGAL META SITES
Washburn Law School's WashLaw Web
A legal meta-site including legal research tools and job search resources.
The National Jurist
Includes listings of summer abroad and LL.M programs.
The American Lawyer
The Legal Employment Search Site
Directory of graduate schools, including LL.M programs.
Specific Practice Area Information
The Technology Law Resource
Patent Law Firms World Wide Web Directory
International Entertainment, Multimedia and Intell. Prop. Law & Business Network
Business affairs and legal affairs jobs in the television, entertainment, motion picture, and internet industries.
Amazing Environmental Organization Web Directory
The Environment Directory
American Corporate Counsel Association
Job search for in-house counsel in hi-tech; select "legal" and geographic area. Excellent links to search sites. Salary calculator available.
Lawyers Coordinating Committee
Peacemaking and Conflict Studies
Careers in Tax
Tax Prof Blog
International Law Sites
ABA International Internship Program
Yahoo Directory of International Organizations
U.S. State Department Internships
European Patent Office
The World Bank
Links to International Non-Governmental Organizations
Indiana University Employment Opportunities
Central European and Eurasian Law Initiative
Center for International Legal Studies
International summer internship programs.
American Arbitration Association
American Bar Association
American Immigration Lawyers Association
American Intellectual Property Law Association
American Society of International Law
Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area
Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom
Charles Houston Bar Association
International Technology Law Association
Consumer Attorneys of California
Federal Communications Bar Association
National Employment Lawyer's Association
National Lawyer's Guild
Positions in Government
California State Personnel Board
State of California - Department of Technology Services
Office of the Attorney General at the California Dept. of Justice
Federal Jobs Central
Official U.S. government site for jobs and employment information. Job listings and summer job information. Note that not all agencies recruit through this OPM site.
U.S. Department of Justice-Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management
United States Patent and Trademark Office
America's Job Bank
Yahoo's Government Resources
State and Local Governments on the Net
Alameda County DA's Office
Alameda County PD's Office
Contra Costa County PD's Office
Los Angeles DA's Office
Making the Difference
Public Interest-Non-Profits-Political Organizations
Essential Information Home Page
Public Interest Clearinghouse
Resources include fellowship information, loan repayment, job searching and directory of legal services programs in California and Nevada.
Open Society Institute
Site contains great information on the nuts and bolts of writing funding proposals and how to target specific funding agencies and organizations.
Alliance for Justice
Monday Lobby Group
Political and policy organizations.
Public Interest Research Group
National Fair Housing Advocate
Community Career Center
National Legal Aid and Defender Association
Additional Law-Related Employment Resources
Yahoo's List of Legal Publishers
Click on "booksellers@" and then "publishers".
Association of American Law Schools (AALS)
A major recruiting tool law schools use for hiring new faculty.
Bar/Bri Bar Exam Requirements
General Career and Job Search Sites
Contains extensive list of internship opportunities maintained by the American Bar Association.
Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-2009
Contains profiles and descriptive terms for hundreds of jobs.
America's Career Infonet: Career Resource Library
Chronicle of Higher Education
The Monster Board
Job Star Central
Resource for contract attorneys.