Below is a partial list of job databases for students and graduates looking for jobs. Note, some of these are general databases, not public interest focused.
Database for public service legal careers.
Public interest attorney job search
Database for law-related jobs; public interest attorney job search.
Contains a Public Lawyer Career Center, but you must be an ABA member (free for students to join).
Public interest attorney job search.
Jobs in legal services, public defender offices, private public interest firms, nonprofits and academia. Searchable by job type and state.
California-centered organization that engages all segments of the legal community and is working to expand the resources to serve the low-income Californians who turn to OneJustice legal services nonprofits to access life’s most basic necessities.
Directory of legal employers, by NALP.
Job database for jobs in the non-profit sector, includes JD- or JD-preferred jobs.
Database with social justice jobs. Link is a search for public policy/administration jobs.
Database with job openings at tax-exempt organizations, including JD-only jobs.
Database for jobs on Capitol Hill, but also includes a section for jobs off the Hill.
Database for careers in the public service, geared for recent graduates.
List of paid internship opportunities in public interest law.
Database for Capitol Hill Jobs, legislative jobs, and public affairs and PR jobs in the Washington, DC area and nationwide.
Includes links to job databases in a variety of fields, including environmental law, human rights law, labor law, and animal law.
Database of information about attorneys and law firms around the world. To locate public interest law firms, click Advanced Search and select the Law Firms & Organizations tab. Use the practice areas field to select areas that are typical in public interest law firms such as civil rights, education law, elder law, immigration, Indians and native populations.