Career Advising and Resources

Career Advising and Resources

The Public Interest Center provides individual career counseling to students and alumni through two public interest advisers. The advisers are available for strategy meetings, resume and cover letter reviews, fellowship application prep, mock interviews, and job searches. Please contact your public interest advisor to set up an appointment. 

Students with last names that start with A-R should reach out to Emily Powers,

Students with last names that start with S-Z should reach out to Leah Gould,


Follow the links below to start you legal career job search and get tips and examples of best practices. We look forward to working with you!


Public Service Jobs Database (PSJD)


Northwestern JD Public Interest Handbook (pdf)