Welcome to the Public Interest Career Center, the career hub of the public-interest community at Wayne Law.
Public-interest law is defined broadly to include all legal work serving underrepresented people or causes or that attempts to positively affect society at large. This includes traditional public-interest work, such as direct legal services for the elderly or indigent, as well as government service and private sector pro bono work. It offers diverse and exciting practices around the country and across the globe in settings ranging from federal, state and local governmental agencies to nonprofit organizations, policy centers, law schools, and large and small firms.
The Public Interest Career Center provides an array of services to assist Wayne Law students and alumni in their pursuit of public-interest employment. From on-site advising and public-interest specific job fairs and events to fellowships and funding support, the center offers job-search resources for all stages of career development.
If you aspire to become a public-interest attorney, your journey begins here.