Job Details

Summer Law Clerk **

Company name

Disability Rights Advocates

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Date Last Verified

Jan 10,2019

Valid Through

Apr 25,2019

Posted on

Jul 28,2018

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Summer 2019 Law Clerk
Clerks will report to a supervising attorney. Will be responsible for working with DRA attorneys on a variety of impact litigation assignments. Frequent interactions with attorneys and staff and numerous opportunities for both formal and informal career-building feedback. Work with attorneys in all aspects of high impact litigation, including case investigations, case development, law and motion practice, discovery, and court appearances. This work includes factual and legal research, drafting memoranda, writing portions of briefs, assisting with propounding and reviewing discovery, reviewing expert reports and other relevant tasks as needed. Law clerks will receive feedback and guidance on all work.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Law student who will be enrolled in their second year of law school in fall 2018. Excellent legal research and writing skills. Strong work ethic paired with the ability to adapt quickly to changing situations and circumstances.

Additional info

Send Cover letter, Resume, Transcript, References, Writing sample.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Disability Rights Advocates
40 Worth Street
Tenth Floor
New York City, NY 10013

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