Law Student Volunteer Fall
The intern will join Housing and Civil Enforcement Section. Will have the opportunity to become part of a team and get hands-on experience in investigating and litigating civil rights cases under the diverse array of laws that HCE enforces. Undergraduate interns will contribute to the work of the Section by performing tasks such as: conducting factual research; assisting with witness interviews; researching academic, legal, and social service resources; maintaining case files; evaluating compliance with court orders and settlement agreements; and reviewing and summarizing the evidence and legal arguments. Should have excellent interpersonal skills; strong written and verbal communication skills; strong research and analytical skills; and demonstrated interest or experience in the enforcement of civil rights laws. Must be students. The following students are eligible: undergraduate students who are enrolled at least half-time; public policy graduate students; first-year (second semester), second-and third-year law students; and law school graduates who are enrolled in graduate law programs (e.g., L.L.M. programs) at least half-time. All students must be in good academic standing and will be required to provide official documentation from their school.