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Susan Schell
Director of Career Services
sschell@uark.edu
(479) 575-7644

Terri Dill Chadick
Associate Director of Career Services
tchadick@uark.edu
(479) 575-6378

School of Law
1045 W. Maple St.
Robert A. Leflar Law Center
Waterman Hall
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Phone: (479) 575-5601

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Arkansas Jobs

Arkansas.gov
https://www.ark.org/arstatejobs/index.php
The official employment website of the State of Arkansas. Legal and nonlegal jobs are posted on this website.
Arkansas Judiciary
https://courts.arkansas.gov/employment/index.cfm
The Arkansas judiciary maintains a listing of current job openings within the state court system.
Arkansas Bar Association
http://l.ar.bar.associationcareernetwork.com/Common/HomePage.aspx
The Arkansas Bar Association Career Center site is powered by the Legal Career Network, and often does not have any Arkansas job listings, but keep your eye on the site because employers can post jobs directly and if it gains popularity with Arkansas firms, the Arkansas listings should increase.
Arkansas Municipal League
http://www.arml.org/classifieds.html
The classified section of the Arkansas Municipal League includes job postings from cities throughout Arkansas. These are not limited to legal jobs.

Out of State Jobs

Intercollegiate Job Bank
http://www.law2.byu.edu/
This site is a simply outstanding resource for finding out-of-state jobs. This link will take you to a job bank that allows you to pull up employment bulletins from law schools all over the country. Simply go to the site, click on “career services” then “intercollegiate job bank” and then enter the username and password that has been provided by the Career Services Office.

Judicial Clerkships

OSCAR Online Judicial Database
https://oscar.symplicity.com/
Allows you to search for available federal clerkships.
The Federal Courts Website
http://www.uscourts.gov/Careers/SearchIFrame.aspx
Jobs in federal courts
Vermont Guide to State Judicial Clerkships
http://www.vermontlaw.edu/job_search_resources/judicial_clerkship_and_internship_resources.htm
This site is also a one-stop-shopping type resource for all state judicial clerkships. Contact the Career Services Office for username and password information.
National Center for State Courts
http://www.ncsc.org/Education-and-Careers/Jobs.aspx
state court job postings as well as links to state court employment websites.

Government Jobs

The Arizona Guide
http://www.law.arizona.edu/career/secure/student_landing_page.cfm
This is the ultimate one-stop-shopping site for federal government clerkships and jobs. This site is updated on a regular basis, so it would behoove you to bookmark this site and check it on a regular basis. Also, please note, that many federal government jobs have application deadlines that are sometimes months in advance of the position start-date, so please pay special attention to the application deadlines. See the Career Services Office for username and password information.
Government Honors and Internship Handbook
http://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm
Guide to summer and post graduate opportunities for 1L’s, 2Ls and 3Ls with local, state and federal government.
United States Government Office of Personnel Management
http://www.usajobs.gov/
This site contains job openings in the federal government. You may register (free) and have job listings that meet your criteria emailed to you. OPM also offers a specific site for students http://www.usajobs.gov/StudentJobs.
National Conference of State Legislatures
http://www.ncsl.org/about-us.aspx?tabs=1027,78,588
Jobs clearinghouse of opportunities with state legislatures and other public policy positions.
Roll Call Jobs
http://rcjobs.com/home/index.cfm?site_id=11641
Features jobs in governmental affairs, lobbying and related fields.
Avue Digital Services
https://www.avuedigitalservices.com/casting/aiportal/control/mainmenu
Some federal agencies elect to advertise available opportunities on Avue Digital Services in addition to or in lieu of posting on USAJobs. Search both Avue and USA Jobs for federal positions.

Public Interest Jobs

PSLAWNET.org
http://www.pslawnet.org/
This site contains information on public interest jobs and fellowships from all over the country. Please contact the Career Services Office for username and password information.
Equal Justice Works
http://equaljusticeworks.org/
summer and post graduate public interest jobs
Foundation Center
http://foundationcenter.org/newsletters/
This site focuses on philanthropy worldwide and offers a free, weekly jobs bulletin listing current openings at US based foundations, public charities, corporate programs and nonprofit organizations.
Idealist.org
http://www.idealist.org/
Job listings in public service, including human rights positions throughout the world. If you enter your profile, idealist will send you relevant listings.
National Legal Aid and Defender Association
http://www.nlada.org/Jobs
includes positions in civil legal services, defender organizations, pro bono and public interest organizations, public interest law firms and academia.
Grassroots Roundtable
http://grassrootsroundtable.com/jobs.asp
Opportunities with various grassroots organizations.
The Non-profit Jobs Organization
http://nonprofitjobs.org/
Site listing opportunities with non-profit organizations.

Corporate Legal Positions

Linkup
http://www.linkup.com/
Searches jobs from company websites which are often not contained on traditional job boards
Simply Hired
http://www.simplyhired.com/
Said to be the largest database of online jobs.
US.Jobs
http://us.jobs/
Job board maintained by the National Labor Exchange
Indeed
http://www.indeed.com/
job listings from web sites, job boards, newspapers, blogs, company career pages, and associations. Searches can be saved with new jobs delivered daily by email.
Glassdoor
http://www.glassdoor.com/index.htm

Have we missed anything? Suggest a resource to tchadick@uark.edu.

School of Law

1045 W. Maple St.
Robert A. Leflar Law Center
Waterman Hall
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Phone: (479) 575-5601

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