Job Details

Law Student - Public Interest in New York City, NY **

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Company name

Human Rights First

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student


USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 27,2018

Posted on

Mar 19,2018

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Refugee Representation Non-Legal Internship – Fall 2018 DUTIES: Drafting and editing documents; Updating and maintaining databases; Monitoring news and researching country conditions; Filing; If intern speaks a relevant second language fluently, interpretation may be involved; and Other duties and special projects as assigned. 

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Currently enrolled in, or recently graduated from, an accredited undergraduate or graduate university. Fluency in Spanish required; Excellent writing and editing skills; Excellent research skills; Strong attention to detail; As the program deals daily with indigent asylum seekers who are often survivors of torture, it is important that the intern be comfortable speaking and listening during times of emotional crises; Background in human rights; Initiative and enthusiasm. 
TIME COMMITMENT: 10 hours per week minimum.
START DATE: Early September

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Human Rights First
333 7th Avenue
13th Floor
New York City, NY 10001