University of New Hampshire

School of Law

Legal Career Toolkit – For 1Ls: Summer Options


The UNH School of Law Job Database

To access these postings, click on the student icon and complete the brief registration form.

PSlaw net

Public interest job site that features positions throughout the US. You must self-assign a username & password.

Federal and State Government Listings

Visit UNH Law's online jobs database for a complete list of government positions.

United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO)

Information about the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences Internship.

Clinics Open to First-Year Students

Typically, the Consumer and Commercial Law Clinic is offered to 1L's during the summer. For more information, please contact Peter Wright.

Summer Programs

Intellectual Property Summer Institute (IPSI), Concord, NH
Contact person: Debra Beauregard

eLaw Summer Institute, Ireland program (canceled for 2013 summer)

Public Interest Coalition (PIC) Grants

The Public Interest Coalition provides grants to UNH Law students who serve public interest law organizations during the summer. Last year, more than 15 students received grants in organizations such as The Children's Law Center (Los Angeles), Farmer's Legal Action Group (Minn), DC Public Defender, Public Defender of San Diego, NH Public Defender's Office, and the NH Attorney General's Office.

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