Job Details

Fall Legal Fellowship Sponsorship Womens Rights Project

Company name

American Civil Liberties Union

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Valid Through

Aug 29,2019

Posted on

May 16,2019

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Fall 2020 Legal Fellowship Sponsorship, Women’s Rights Project
The candidate will conduct legal research and analysis and develop theories to support new litigation projects. Will draft legal memoranda, pleadings, affidavits, motions, and briefs. Interview witnesses and potential clients. Participate in discovery and trial practice. Draft and edit public education and non-litigation advocacy materials. Provide support and assistance to ACLU affiliates and cooperating attorneys. Help manage summer legal internship program and supervise student interns. Engage in public speaking and attend meetings and/or conferences as needed. Must have Juris Doctorate degree or expected to receive a J.D by the spring of 2020. Must have commitment to public interest law, civil liberties, gender justice, racial justice, and/or eradicating employment, housing, credit, and algorithmic discrimination. Must have excellent research, writing, and verbal communication skills. Excellent interpersonal skills and a proven ability to work independently as well as within a team is essential.

Additional info

Send resume; legal writing sample and names and telephone numbers of three references

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Civil Liberties Union
125 Broad Street
19th Floor
New York City, NY 10004

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