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Law Student - Public Interest in Brooklyn, NY **

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Company name

Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Brooklyn, NY

Date Last Verified

Jul 26,2018

Posted on

Jan 04,2018

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Law Student Internship - Summer 2018 The intern will be assisting attorneys in affirmative litigation on behalf of tenant associations confronting predatory landlords seeking to vacate their buildings, housing discrimination and exclusionary re-zonings. Assisting attorneys with litigation in Kings County Housing Court, New York Supreme Court, and Federal Court Preparing witnesses for trial, arguing motions, and advocating for clients in and out of court Researching legal issues, drafting memos, motions and press releases Joining coalition efforts to collaborate with local community-based organizations. Aiding with legislative and policy reforms. Note: The intern will work for 40 hours per week for 10+ weeks. Commencing on: late May, 2018.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, unofficial law school transcript, and brief writing sample. Write “Summer 2018 Group Representation Application” in the subject line of the e-mail.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A
80 Jamaica Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11207