Job Details

Fall Law Students Internship **

Company name

Florida Justice Institute

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Date Last Verified

Nov 13,2018

Posted on

Feb 29,2016

Location

Miami, FL
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Fall Law Students Internship Intern will involve participating in all phases of civil rights litigation. Will be asked to write legal research memoranda, draft discovery requests and other legal pleadings, participate in client interviews, visit clients and witnesses in prison, review and organize discovery, draft letters and public records requests, review and respond to letters from incarcerated people and their families seeking assistance, and attend hearings, trials, depositions, mediations, settlement negotiations, and oral arguments as they may occur throughout the internship.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Law students interested in civil rights litigation and advocacy. Excellent research and writing skills, a desire to work in a collaborative environment, and a demonstrated interest in social justice. Law students working as interns in the spring and fall attend South Florida-area law schools, but we regularly have applicants from around the country doing externships.

Company info

Jessica M. Pla
Florida Justice Institute
3750 Miami Tower
100 S.E. Second Street
Miami, FL 33131-2309

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