See the March 2018 issue here.


WCL has just published a “mid-month” issue of the Public Interest Jobs Clearinghouse, which can be found here. It includes new policy positions in the JD/Bar Not Required and Out-of-Town sections

The Washington Council of Lawyers has published its February 2018 Public Interest Jobs Clearinghouse listing attorney, fellowship, internship, and law clerk positions with public interest organizations.  The Newsletter can be found here.

Lawyers needed

December 15, 2017

Resent from the National Catholic Reporter:

Without a lawyer, immigrants lost in a system stacked against them 

If you can help, one place to start is with the Catholic Legal Immigration Network -


The new WCL Public Interest Jobs (fellowships and internships) Clearinghouse Newsletter is now available here: Public Interest Jobs Clearinghouse


Here is the link to the July Washington Council of Lawyers Public Interest Jobs Newsletter:  Get a great public-interest job through our July Public Interest Jobs Clearinghouse!

Today, President Obama granted commutation of sentences to 95 individuals.  Two of the grants were to clients represented by the CUA Innocence Project Clinic & Clemency Project, Sherman Chester and Kevin McDonald.

I am delighted for these two men, both of whom are serving mandatory life sentences, and for their families, and extremely grateful to the students of the Clinic whose hard work made these grants possible.