The Career Strategy Center and the dedicated International LLM career adviser can assist you in developing your individual job search strategy. However, it is necessary for all students to work diligently on their own job search, making contacts with employers, pursuing opportunities and following up on all possibilities.
The Career Strategy Center sponsors a number of programs throughout the year for LLM students. Below are some Career Strategy Center programs available to LLM students. In addition, LLM students may take advantage of Northwestern Law's Job Posting Database.
Programs for International LLM Students
Northwestern international LLM students participate in two off campus job fairs:
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Federal Employment Policy for Non-U.S. Citizens
As a general rule, non-U.S. citizens cannot be compensated by the federal government for positions located in the continental United States. For more information, please consult with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management.