Rochester Legal Diversity Clerkship Program
The Rochester Legal Diversity Clerkship Program is co-sponsored by the MCBA (through its Diversity Committee), the Rochester Black Bar Association (RBBA), and the Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys (GRAWA). This program seeks to increase diversity in the legal profession in the Rochester area by attracting qualified first-year law students from historically under-represented groups within the legal profession, including racial and ethnic minorities, to work in paid positions with Rochester area law firms and other legal employers.
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2014 Clerkship Application
2014 Participating Employer Firms to Date:
Federal Public Defender’s Office, WDNY
Harris Beach PLLC
Harter Secrest & Emery LLP
Hiscock & Barclay LLP
Legal Aid Society of Rochester New York
Littler Mendelson, P.C.
Nixon Peabody LLP
Rochester City School District Law Dept
Underberg & Kessler LLP
Ward Greenberg Heller & Reidy LLP
The Wolford Law Firm
Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP
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Legal Clerkship Slide Show
Share some of the experiences of past Summer Classes of the Monroe County Bar Association Legal Diversity Clerkship, Co-Sponsored with the Rochester Black Bar Association & the Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys