PipS Fellows apply for the Fellowship during their 2L year. Both BLS and the employer will screen candidates through a rigorous selection process. If selected, Fellows commit to work for the employer for two years and will take appropriate courses during the balance of
their 2L year.
PipS Fellows will be selected based on numerous factors:
Record of academic success
Strong research and writing ability
Ability to meet specific requirements of particular partner
Ability to meet BLS graduation requirements
Ability to meet NY Court of Appeals and ABA requirements
Maturity and readiness for work
Willingness to commit to partner/employer for TWO years, or accept special conditions
Willingness to work at fellowship salary level for one year
Willingness to forego other employment searches
Learn more about the PipS program structure.