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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: 

  • California Rural Legal Assistance, San Francisco
  • Cook County Public Defender, Chicago
  • Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Washington, DC
  • Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing, Chicago
  • Massachusetts Appleseed Center for Law and Justice, Boston
  • Miami Office of the Public Defender, Miami
  • National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty, Washington, DC
  • New York Civil Liberties Union, New York
  • Oklahoma Indian Legal Services, Oklahoma
  • Orleans Public Defenders, New Orleans
  • Rockland County District Attorney’s Office, New York
  • US Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, Washington, DC
  • US Department of State, Office of International Religious Freedom, Washington, DC
  • Vera Institute of Justice, New York

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