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Career Center Services & Job Fairs

Through the Center for Professional Development and Career Strategy, we offer one-on-one advising with a recognized expert in public service careers. Emory Law is part of the Georgia Law School Consortium, which presents the Public Sector Career Fair each spring. We also participate in the Equal Justice Works Career Fair and Conference, a national conference held annually in the fall.

Public Service Internships

Through the Emory Public Interest Committee (EPIC) and generous donors, we can offer summer funding for qualified students who wish to work in public service. In addition to numerous Atlanta organizations, students have worked recently with the following national offices: 

  • ACLU of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC
  • Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, Washington, DC
  • Alaska Department of Law, Kodiak, AK
  • Animal Partisan, Glen Allen, VA
  • Bread for the City, Washington, DC
  • Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy, Charlotte, NC
  • Contra Costa County Public Defenders, Martinez, CA
  • Federal Defender’s Office, Western District of Washington, Tacoma, WA
  • Fifth District Court of Appeals, Daytona Beach, FL
  • Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, Cambridge, MA
  • Justice 360, Columbia, SC
  • Kids In Need of Defense (KIND), Boston, MA
  • Los Angeles Dependency Lawyers, Monterey Park, CA
  • Queens County Criminal Court, Queens, NY
  • Shelby County Public Defender, Memphis, TN
  • Tenderloin Housing Clinic, San Francisco, CA
  • U.S. Attorney’s Office, Concord, NH
  • U.S. Attorney’s Office, Miami, FL
  • U.S. Attorney’s Office, Philadelphia, PA
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC
  • U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Washington, DC
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, Tampa, FL
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Santa Ana, CA
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC
  • U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Washington, DC

In addition, the Barton Center for Child Law and Policy Center offers the Emory Summer Child Advocacy Program which provides paid summer positions.