Career Services Office

Midwest Public Interest Law Career Conference

Each year the Chicago Area Law School Consortium (CALSC) sponsors the Midwest Public Interest Law Career Conference (MPILCC). MPILCC enables employers from public interest and government organizations and J.D. students to gather for a day of interviews and informal networking. MPILCC is open to first, second, and third year law students (no graduates or LL.M. students) from law schools in the states below:

  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • Ohio
  • Wisconsin

Each year, the MPILCC Conference attracts nearly 50 employers for on-site interviews, Table Talk (an informal networking session), or resume solicitation. The Conference offers John Marshall students the opportunity to:


MPILCC participation for students and employers is coordinated through two Web sites:

Law School Student Registration

The registration deadline is typically in the first week of December. You must register with Kim Isemann in the Career Services Office to attend the conference.