JURIST 2014 Recruitment

 

JURIST 2014 Recruitment

Pitt Law's award-winning legal news service is accepting 1L and 2L applications for student staff positions. Apart from performing a pro bono public service for readers around the world, JURIST staff members develop numerous skills vital to the practice of law, including research, analysis and writing, working under deadlines in a team environment and developing contacts within the legal profession.

Successful applicants must demonstrate a strong work ethic, responsibility, attention to detail, ability to take criticism and interest in current legal developments. The ability to read a foreign language is a plus. Applicants will undergo a rigorous selection process, including an audition and interview.

Visit jurist.org to learn more about JURIST or stop by our table in the student lounge at lunchtime Thursday, August 28. And please attend our open house on Tuesday, September 2 from 12:30-2:00 in room 517. To apply, visit jurist.org/apply. Applications and resumes are due by 5:00pm on Thursday, September 4. All applicants must also attend an audition session on Friday, September 5 in the Computer Lab on the 4th floor. Session 1 is 10:30-12:30. Session 2 is 1:30-3:30. Indicate your preference on your application. We look forward to meeting you!