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Fall Legal Intern **

Company name

KIND (Kids In Need of Defense)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student


Baltimore, MD

Date Last Verified

Feb 28,2018

Posted on

Feb 27,2018
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Fall Legal Intern The intern will be assisting with In-House Direct Representation: Assist in the preparation of cases represented in house by firm staff, including asylum and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status petitions and State Court filings. Legal Screening: Assist with the initial screening of unaccompanied minor children, conduct communication with child clients, adult sponsor, and other agencies. Research country conditions and psycho-social services to support case work and clients. Update case summaries, track important court dates and deadlines, process referrals and communicate with clients. Must be enrolled or graduated from accredited undergraduate program. Should preferably have professional fluency in Spanish. Experience and interest in working with children, immigrant communities and/or victims of trauma is desired.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
KIND (Kids In Need of Defense)
1331 G Street NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC 20005

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