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Fall 2021 Legal Fellowship Sponsorship – Women’s Rights Project in NYC

ABOUT THE JOB: The Women’s Rights Project of the National office in New York, NY seeks third-year law students and recent law graduates to consider for a sponsored fellowship such as Skadden, Equal Justice Works, or other public interest fellowships to begin in the fall of 2021. Since its founding by Ruth Bader Ginsburg in […]

FALL 2020 LEGAL INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY – AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION FOUNDATION WOMEN’S RIGHTS PROJECT, NY

All Fall 2020 internships are remote. Locations are shared for your reference. The Women’s Rights Project of the National ACLU has an opening for a Legal Intern in New York City (remote). Interns will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience by working alongside the team assisting in all aspects of litigation, policy advocacy and communications […]

Freidin Brown, P.A. & SAVE Social Justice Scholarships – Deadline October 30, 2020

The Freidin Brown, P.A. & SAVE Social Justice Scholarships provide financial support to LGBTQ and allied students who have strong connections to the South Florida community and are striving to lead in a field of Social Justice. By offering $25,000 in needed financial support, Freidin Brown, P.A. and SAVE hope to give tomorrow’s social justice […]

CALL FOR EQUAL JUSTICE WORKS AND SKADDEN FELLOWSHIP PROPOSALS AT PUBLIC COUNSEL

Public Counsel is the largest pro bono public interest law firm in the country. Founded in 1970, it is dedicated to advancing equal justice under law and addressing economic, racial, and other inequities by delivering free legal and social services to the most vulnerable members of our community. Public Counsel operates eight legal projects: Children’s […]

THE BPI POLIKOFF-GAUTREAUX FELLOWSHIP FOR A PUBLIC INTEREST LAWYER OR POLICY ANALYST APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED AUGUST 1, 2020 – OCTOBER 16, 2020

Business and Professional People for the Public Interest (BPI), a Chicago-based nonprofit law and policy center, seeks a recent law or public policy graduate to serve as the Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellow for one year, renewable for a second year, beginning in Summer or Fall 2021. The Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellowship offers Fellows the opportunity to develop the experience, […]

The Skadden Fellowships

The Skadden Fellowship provides two years of funding to work in the public interest, addressing the civil legal needs of people living in poverty in the US. In advance of our application period, our goal is to provide as much helpful information as possible so each applicant can put their best foot forward. The Foundation […]

AALDEF 2020 SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF), founded in 1974, protects and promotes the civil rights of Asian Americans through litigation, legal advocacy, and community education. For more information about AALDEF, please visit our website. AALDEF attorneys work in the following program areas: Immigrant Justice Project – litigation, legal services, and organizing/outreach with […]

The Tennessee Justice Center is seeking a Staff Attorney

Position Summary:  The Tennessee Justice Center is seeking a Staff Attorney to provide individual legal services and to develop and execute legal and policy solutions to advocate for access to quality and affordable health care, nutrition, and access to justice.  The person who takes this job will have an outsized impact on the lives of […]

Attend the 2020 Immigration Law Career Fair

Employer: American Immigration Lawyers Association ( South FL Chapter) (AILA) Description:  Open to Law Students, Paralegals, and AILA Members: On Saturday, February 1, 2020, the New Members Division of the South Florida Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) will sponsor an Immigration Career Fair. The career fair will be held at Convocation Hall […]

Volunteer at Public Counsel’s Consumer Rights Education Project

Are you looking for an introduction to litigation work? Volunteer with the Consumer Rights and Economic Justice Project! Join Public Counsel’s Consumer Rights and Economic Justice Project. About Us:  Public Counsel is the nation’s largest pro bono law firm, with eight different project areas handling litigation and direct services for low income individuals in Los Angeles […]