Alternative Careers

Flex Jobs - part-time, telecommuting, freelance jobs across various industries including legal

Gregory Yates Consulting- coaching services by serving attorneys who seek assistance in the lawyer career transition process

Hire An Esquire- legal services company placing attorneys in flexible and permanent work

JD Careers Out There - career assessment and job coaching for lawyers and law students

Life After Law- job listings for lawyers looking for non-traditional roles in Canada

Non-Traditional Jobs to Consider for JDs/Attorneys- categories to look at ADR, arts/media, education, fund development, legislation/lobbying, non-profit fund management and others

Advertising/Marketing Law

American Association of Advertising Agencies - roles in advertising agency business across the U.S. 

American Marketing Association- job listings in the marketing community

Legal Marketing Association- roles in legal marketing across the US

Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA)- licensing, advertising, marketing jobs

Links Partners Job Board- jobs in legal marketing and business development

Saatchi & Saatchi – job listings with the advertising agency

Seventy 72 and Sunny – job listings with the advertising agency

Animal Law

ASPCA- job listings with the ASPCA

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)- roles in marketing, law, public affairs, fundraising and investigations

Art Law

Center for Art Law- serving academics, legal practitioners, collectors, dealers, and government officials in the area of art law

Guggenheim Museum- job opportunities within the museum and foundation

J. Paul Getty Trust- opportunities within cultural and philanthropic organization dedicated to the visual arts

Career & Executive Coaching

CS Thrive- provides coaching and assessments for attorneys who are seeking to pivot into alternative legal careers and/or new career role. Full service recruitment firm placing attorneys, C-Suite executives and law firm partners in firms across the US. 

Heather Joy Hubbard- career coaching and consulting for attorneys and companies seeking personal and professional balance in pursuit of career advancement

Paula Edgar- speaking, coaching and consulting firm, which provides innovative and strategic solutions on career management, executive/leadership development, diversity efforts, networking and social media strategy

Sheila Azad- executive coach for lawyers who want to actualize their highest potential and leverage their unique talents and gifts for exceptional results in work and life.

Trellis Consulting -firm focused on diversity and inclusion by providing coaching, assessment/evaluation, workshops/programs, strategic solutions and design for individuals and companies

Women Interested in Leaving Law- career coaching for women senior or mid-level associate, who loves life and wants to spend it outside the billable hour.


Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists-  roles in compliance for the financial sector

FINRA- roles in compliance, HR and legal

Healthcare Care Compliance Association- compliance roles within healthcare industry 

Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics – job board with listing of roles within corporate compliance across the US

Data Privacy & Cybersecurity

Data Privacy Careers- job board data privacy, cybersecurity and information security professionals

IAPP Job Board- International Association of Privacy Professionals job board for seekers looking for data privacy roles in the US and abroad.

ISACA Career Center-  job board with IT governance, technology risk and cybersecurity roles in the US and abroad.

Ninja Jobs- job platform developed by and for cybersecurity professionals


DTI Global - ediscovery, sales and business development

Eqiq Systems - litigation technology provider, e-discovery

Exterro- roles is product management, project management, sales and more

Fronteo- litigation consulting, e-discovery solutions and project management

FTI Technology- jobs e-discovery sales, consulting and management

H5- roles in sales, client and business development

KrollOnTrack- e-discovery roles from product development to IT and sales

Recommind - positions in e-discovery, sales and business development

Relativity- sales, business development, product management

Symantec- business development, operations, sales and legal functions

Environmental Law

Centre of Environmental Law – internships, fellowship and job listings to those in public interest/ international environmental law

Earth Justice- opportunities in communication, policy and litigation

Southern Environmental Law Center – job listings in environmental law

United Nations – Environmental Law Department – UN job vacancies in environmental law

Fashion Law

The Business of Fashion- daily resource for fashion creatives, executives and entrepreneurs all over the world.

Fashion Law Institute- world’s first center dedicated to law and business of fashion

LVMH- roles at luxury retail & fashion brands including Moet & Chandon, Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton, Thomas Pink  in technology, sales, merchandising and more

Louis Vuitton – listings for professionals in licensing, merchandising and finance

Marc Jacobs- listings for professionals in licensing and merchandising


Betterment- fintech company that combines an intuitive user interface with smart, efficient investing. 

Cryptocurrency Jobs- the leading job board for blockchain and cryptocurrency jobs.

EFinancial Careers- job listings for professionals and students in Compliance, Finance, Banking, Accounting and Insurance

SoFi- fintech company taking a radical approach to lending and wealth management

Stripe – fintech company that allows both private individuals and businesses to accept payments over the internet.


Chief Administrative Officer of the House-  roles within the Chief Administrative Office for the US House of Representatives

State & Local Government - provides state government links for all 50 states

USA Federal Jobs- federal government's official job list

US House of Representatives - employment opportunities at the US House of Representatives

United States Courts- diverse career opportunities within the federal courts, federal public defender organizations, and the Administrative Office of the United States Courts

United States Senate- employment opportunities at the US Senate


American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)- view jobs that merge law and the healthcare field

American College of Healthcare Executives- learn more about the role of law in the healthcare field

Health Care Compliance Association- job listings with healthcare field

Medical Group Management Association- jobs in physician practice management

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS)- view job listings in the healthcare field

Higher Education

American Association of Law Libraries - roles on law librarianships

Association of American Law Schools- careers in legal academia and lists available faculty and administrative positions, including positions related to legal education outside law schools

The Chronicle of Higher Education - news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators

Higher Education Jobs - faculty and administrative positions at colleges and universities

Legal Scholarship Network- Social Science Research Network (SSRN) maintains a legal scholarship network that distributes a weekly email containing legal academic job postings and law conference announcements from all around the world.

Legal Writing Institute- legal writing roles

National Association of College and University Attorneys- holds job registry in which colleges and universities advertise legal-related job vacancies.

NASPA- Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education - interested in careers in academic administration


HR/Legal Recruitment/Professional Development

HR Jobs- search for open positions in Human Resources

Jopwell- diversity hiring startup that helps companies connect with and recruit underrepresented ethnic minority candidates for jobs and internships

National Association for Law Placement Careers- positions in legal career services, legal recruitment, professional development, and related fields

Professional Development Consortium- professionals working at law firms, law schools, government agencies and corporations in the professional development sector for the legal industry

Society for Human Resource Management- career center is exclusively for human resources professionals

Human Rights

Amnesty International- job opportunities with Amnesty International

Business & Human Rights Resource Center- listing of business & human rights job opportunities in the US and abroad

Center for Human Rights & Global Justice- NYU School of Law Human Rights Job Board

Human Rights Jobs– the latest human rights jobs from around the world

Human Rights Watch- nonprofit, nongovernmental human rights organization

United Nations Human Rights Careers- work & study opportunities with the Office of High Commissioner for Human Rights

Intellectual Property/Patent Law

 Patently Jobs- patent law jobs

US Patent and Trademark Office – jobs opportunities with the USPTO

Legal Technology

Avvo- jobs for online legal marketplace for consumers and attorneys

Casetext- roles within online legal research company

Integreon-jobs in research, discovery, legal, and business support services

Legal Sifter- roles within AI legal tech software company

Rocket Lawyer- opportunities within online legal services company


Career Page - broadcast, radio and television jobs

Entertainment Careers – job listings across entertainment & media companies

Media Bistro - social media and traditional media professionals covering journalism, social media marketing, social games, web development

Media Law Policy Center– media law and policy jobs

Non-Profit/Public Interest

Code for America- public interest tech job board

Council of Foundations- nonprofit leadership association of grant making foundations and corporations

Chronicle of Philanthropy - fundraising, executive, programming and administrative positions

Idealist - volunteer, internship and non-profit job positions

Public Service Job Directory- public interest job listings

Tech Jobs for Good- tech jobs at mission-driven companies across the United States

The GIIN (The Global Impact Investing Network)- job openings from the impact investing industry

Policy & Politics

Hill Zoo - lists internships and positions on and off Capitol Hill in Washington, DC

Lobbying Jobs - career opportunities for Local, State and Federal Lobbyists, Advocacy, Public Policy, Public Affairs, and Government Relations professionals.

Opportunities in Public Affairs- job listings in government affairs, public relations, legislation, print and broadcast journalism on the Hill, and in non-profits, corporations, and federal agencies

Policy Jobs- research and policy making jobs in the US and abroad

US Department of State- lists think tanks and other policy research organizations & jobs


 Bloomberg Law- editorial & publishing positions

 Disney Publishing- publishing positions

Harper Collins- editorial & publishing positions

Lexis Nexis Careers-  editorial & publishing positions

Thomson Reuters Careers- editorial & publishing positions

Real Estate

Adventures in CRE- jobs in commercial and institutional real estate, including jobs in acquisition, development, management

CBRE- roles in commercial real estate in sales, finance, project management and more

Corcoran Group- roles in residential real estate

Cushman & Wakefield- commercial real estate roles covering facilities, leasing and legal

Keller Williams Realty- roles in residential real estate

Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL)- roles in commercial real estate & investment management including operations, marketing & sales

Newmark Knight Frank- roles in commercial real estate

National Association of Realtors- careers in residential real estate


Angel List- venture capital start up jobs

Dice- job search for technology professionals

f6s- listing of all accelerator programs; and a social network for startups and angels

Icrunchdata- jobs in data science, analytics and technology

Power to Fly- promotes diversity recruiting and hiring across Fortune 500 companies and fast-growing startups

StartUpers- startup jobs from Startupers. The startup job board for startupers. Startupers are people enthusiastic about startup companies and the startup community.

Tech Ladies- job board and community for women in tech

Triple Byte- roles in engineering, product management and more in start up and tech companies

Underdog-  a marketplace that connects job seekers with awesome technology companies and startups.