Why Would Anyone Want to be a Public Interest Lawyer?
Philip G. Schrag
Georgetown University Law Center
October 9, 2009
Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-52
This is the inaugural address for the Delaney Family Professorship in Public Interest Law at Georgetown University Law Center. It elaborates ten reasons why law graduates might want to enter into long-term careers as public interest lawyers.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 10
Keywords: public interest, public service, careers, law students
JEL Classification: I30, K30
Date posted: October 10, 2009 ; Last revised: September 9, 2010