Pitt Law’s Director of Public Interest & Government Relations, Rochelle R. McCain, Named NALP’s Public Service Section Chair

The University of Pittsburgh School of Law’s Director of Public Interest & Government Relations, Rochelle R. McCain, has been appointed as The National Association for Law Placement’s (NALP) Public Service Section Chair for the upcoming 2019-2020 term. The Public Service Section has nearly 300 members and serves NALP members who advise law students aspiring to work in the public interest and pro bono sectors during law school and after graduation. The section supports NALP's role as one of the leading providers of information and education about public service opportunities for law students and lawyers. NALP's public sector and nonprofit employer members and those responsible for implementing or marketing law school or law firm pro bono programs also participate in this section. In her capacity as Chair, McCain will report to the Board quarterly, support the work of the vice chairs for the Section’s respective work groups (Annual Education Conference and Webinar Planning, PSJD Resource Development Work Group, LRAP Initiatives/CCRAA Developments, Pro Bono Work Group, NALP/PSJD Public Service Mini-Conference Planning, and Publications), and assist in setting strategic goals among other responsibilities.