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Touro Law Announces Inaugural Advisory Board for Jewish Law Institute
Posted On May 25, 2016
Touro Law Center has formed the inaugural Advisory Board for the Jewish Law Institute. The Board is... Read More
Touro Law Student Appointed in Leadership Role for the National Black Law Students Association
Posted On April 28, 2016
Touro Law 1L student Rebekah Gordon has been named National Director of Membership for the National... Read More
Touro Law Receives Funds from Suffolk County for Work with Veterans
Posted On April 12, 2016
Touro Law Center received a $9,700 Suffolk County Veterans Marathon grant, which will allow the scho... Read More
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Thomas Maligno
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Public Interest Law Fellowships

The Public Interest Law Fellowship program at Touro Law Center helps encourage and facilitate the placement of students in public interest legal work. 


Each year, a limited number of upper-division students are selected for summer positions with public interest law employers. Public interest legal employment, for purposes of the Fellowship Program, is defined as legal work performed under the supervision of an attorney engaged in poverty law, civil rights law or public rights law, including representing charitable organizations. Judicial Clerkships will not be funded by the program.

These Fellows receive a $4,000 stipend from the Law Center for 10 weeks of employment. To be eligible, students must submit an application detailing their commitment to public interest employment, including a current law school transcript and letter of reference. Finalists are interviewed by the Public Interest Law Fellowship Committee and recommended to the dean for appointment.