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American Civil Liberties Union...
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Min 3 yrs required
Location
Honolulu, HI
Posted Date
Aug 16,17
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The American Civil Liberties Union of Hawaiʻi (ACLU-HI) is seeking a skilled and self-motivated attorney to develop and litigate civil actions in state and federal court to protect and advance the civil liberties for all in Hawaiʻi. The staff attorney will also work under the direction of the ACLU of Hawaii’s Legal Director and will have non-litigation advocacy responsibilities including public speaking and outreach. ACLU-HI is a nonprofit and nonpartisan organizat... read more
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Women's Resource Center - Barb...
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Min 1 yrs required
Location
Scranton, PA
Posted Date
Aug 18,17
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Description of Position: Provide legal information, consultation, and representation to survivors of domestic violence and sexual violence who are program participants of the Women’s Resource Center (WRC) in Lackawanna and Susquehanna counties of PA. Provide representation in various family law legal matters including but not limited to: protection from abuse (PFA), custody, child and spousal support, divorce, etc. Representation may include but not be limited to: int... read more
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Advocates of Basic Legal Equal...
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Max 1 yrs required
Location
Toledo, OH
Posted Date
Aug 11,17
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ABLE & LAWO 2018-2020 Fellowship Applications Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc. (“ABLE”) and Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (“LAWO”) seek to sponsor 3L or recent law graduate candidates for Fellowships for 2018-2020. Candidates for Fellowships are encouraged to develop and bring forward proposals for work in an area of poverty law consistent with ABLE and LAWO’s Strategic Advocacy Initiatives in one of the following areas:     • Healthcare and... read more
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Public Interest
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New York City, NY
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Open
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Summer Internship The practice covers Housing Court, VA claims, public benefits, military discharge upgrades, and more. 2Ls and 3Ls with excellent analytical and critical thinking skills, demonstrated proficiency in legal research, and the ability to communicate well with others, including those living with mental illness will be considered. Interns will participate in outreach, client interviews, and take on legal matters of their own. Will be able to represent veterans i... read more
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Public Interest
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New York City, NY
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Open
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Fall Internship The practice covers Housing Court, VA claims, public benefits, military discharge upgrades, and more. 2Ls and 3Ls with excellent analytical and critical thinking skills, demonstrated proficiency in legal research, and the ability to communicate well with others, including those living with mental illness will be considered. Interns will participate in outreach, client interviews, and take on legal matters of their own. Will be able to represent veterans in ... read more
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Public Interest
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New York City, NY
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Open
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Spring Internship The practice covers Housing Court, VA claims, public benefits, military discharge upgrades, and more. 2Ls and 3Ls with excellent analytical and critical thinking skills, demonstrated proficiency in legal research, and the ability to communicate well with others, including those living with mental illness will be considered. Interns will participate in outreach, client interviews, and take on legal matters of their own. Will be able to represent veterans i... read more
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Public Interest
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Victoria, TX
Posted Date
Aug 19, 17
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Staff Attorney The candidate will work in the Civil division. Will provide civil legal services to indigent clients throughout the 68-county service area in Southwest Texas. Will specialize through one or more of the 40+ practice area teams addressing such disparate issues as immigration, domestic violence, farm labor, international child abduction, sexual assault, LGBT issues, civil rights, and employment discrimination. Depending on the practice area or the community, mi... read more
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Public Interest
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Washington, DC
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Open
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Spring Legislative Internship Responsibilities: Researching the real-world impact of statutes relating to crime victims’ rights, including court interpretation; Developing comparative analysis of state laws affecting crime victims; Drafting written materials regarding current policy issues; Attending congressional hearings on legislation of interest to victims of crime; Other research and writing as assigned. read more
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Public Interest
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Washington, DC
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Open
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Stalking Resource Center Legal Internship Responsibilities: Analyzing and summarizing federal and state legislation and case law on stalking and related issues; Tracking proposed legislation on stalking and related issues; Researching stalking law resources for attorneys and law enforcement; Assist with updating materials and website. read more
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Public Interest
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Location
Washington, DC
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Open
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Legal Internship Responsibilities: Summarizing and annotating reported opinions for the Civil Justice Database (a collection of 12K+ reported opinions related to civil litigation arising out of criminal acts); Handling victim-attorney referral phone calls. read more
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Public Interest
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Location
Washington, DC
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Open
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Fall Legislative Internship Responsibilities: Researching the real-world impact of statutes relating to crime victims’ rights, including court interpretation; Developing comparative analysis of state laws affecting crime victims; Drafting written materials regarding current policy issues; Attending congressional hearings on legislation of interest to victims of crime; Other research and writing as assigned. read more
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Public Interest
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Los Angeles, CA
Posted Date
Open
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Internship Duties: Conducting client intake interviews. Analyzing and assessing client needs. Working with attorneys to determine legal assistance needed. Conducting legal research and preparing legal documents. Attending court proceedings. Developing resource and educational materials for clients. read more
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Public Interest
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Max 3 yrs required
Location
Little Rock, AR
Posted Date
Aug 19, 17
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POSITION OPENING  - STAFF ATTORNEY Little Rock, Arkansas – **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. Arkansas, Inc. (DRA) is seeking to hire a full-time staff attorney.  DRA is the federally authorized and funded nonprofit organization serving as the Protection and Advocacy System (“P&A”) for persons with disabilities in Arkansas.  DRA pursues administrative, legal, and other appropriate remedies to ensure the protection of people with disabilities in Ar... read more
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