The latest public interest law summer internships & postgraduate job openings!
April 5, 2017
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Summer 2017 AmeriCorps JD Internships
Organization: Lone Star Legal Aid
AmeriCorps JD interns will help provide legal assistance to disaster victims. More info on PSJD.org (free log-in required).
Organization: Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)
KIND is looking for a law student AmeriCorps JD Member to assist in legally representing unaccompanied minors. More info on PSJD.org (free log-in required).
Organization: Children’s Law Center of Massachusetts
Selected law students will have the opportunity to work with immigrant children. More info on PSJD.org (free log-in required.)
Organization: Legal Services NYC – Bronx
Bronx Legal Services needs law students to help out in their Economic Justice Department specifically on employment rights. More info on PSJD (free log-in required).
OneJustice summer law clerks will work under the supervision of Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Legal Fellows. More info on PSJD (free log-in required).
Organization: Mental Health Advocacy Services, Inc.
Law clerks will provide direct legal services to veterans in the Greater Long Beach/San Pedro area. See the Law Clerkship flyer here.
Organization: Colorado Juvenile Defender Center
CJDC is looking for two summer interns to work with the Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Legal Fellow on removing legal barriers to employment. More info here.
Organization: Legal Assistance Foundation
LAF is looking for four summer legal interns to help provide holistic legal services to veterans. More info on PSJD (log-in required).
Organization: Advocacy Center of Louisiana
Elder Justice interns will help provide assistance to older adults across Louisiana. More info on PSJD (log-in required).
Organization: Southern Coalition for Social Justice
Interns in the Clean Slate Project are eligible to apply for AmeriCorps JD funding. More info on PSJD (log-in required).
Organization: Legal Assistance of Western New York
LawNY is seeking 24 law students to join them this summer to work on a variety of AmeriCorps JD-eligible projects. More info on PSJD (log-in required).
The Staff Attorney will represent individuals and engage in broad-based impact advocacy for low-income clients. More info here.
Organization: California Bar Foundation
The Fellow will work for two years to support immigrant integration and refugee resettlement efforts in California. More info on PSJD (free log-in required).
Organization: University of Baltimore School of Law
The Civil Advocacy Clinic represents low-income clients in poverty law litigation, legislative advocacy, and legal reform. More info on PSJD (free log-in required).
Organization: Loyola Law School Center for Juvenile Law and Policy
The Fellow will work in the Collateral Consequences of Conviction Justice Project, which provides free legal services to individuals with a criminal record. More info here.
Organization: Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
The Fellowship is two years, and Fellows must have bar passage and two years experience. More info on PSJD (free log-in required).
Ayuda is looking for two full-time staff attorneys for the Immigration Program and the Domestic Violence Program. Application info here.
Organization: Center for Reproductive Rights
The Legal Fellow will work to help women access government funding for reproductive healthcare. More info here.
Organization: Open Society Foundations
The Justice Initiative of Open Society uses litigation and other forms of advocacy to empower people and defend the rule of law. Application info here.
Organization: ACLU of Idaho
This a two-year Fellowship for a community-based organizer and lawyer who is “anticonventional” and can go beyond the courtroom. Application info here.
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