Job Details

Fellowship Attorney

Company name

Disability Rights Advocates

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Valid Through

Sep 25,2019

Posted on

Jun 12,2019

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Fellowship Attorney
The candidate will gain valuable experience in undertaking high-impact litigation while doing work that is meaningful and advances civil rights. Commitment to firm’s mission to advance equal rights and opportunity for people with all types of disabilities nationwide is required. Should have superior legal research and writing skills. Must have strong communication skills to, among other things, maintain and establish professional relationships with clients, co-counsel, and opposing counsel. Should have excellent time management skills, including the ability to track and meet deadlines and work well under pressure. Must have strong work ethic paired with the ability to adapt quickly to changing situations and circumstances. Should be either law students who will graduate in the spring of 2020, judicial law clerks, or recent law school graduates who are passionate about civil rights and disability law.

Deadline: June 28, 2019.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, law school transcript, 3 references (at least two direct supervisors), a writing sample.

Company info

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

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