Job Details

Spring Internship **

Company name

New York Legal Assistance Group

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Date Last Verified

Sep 17,2018

Posted on

Jan 25,2018

Location

New York City, NY
  Employer Sponsored Job (Free to apply to)
 
12 hits

Profile

Spring Internship The intern will work with the Consumer Protection Unit. Will have the opportunity to represent clients in court, negotiate with opposing counsel, and argue before a judge. Appear in court in defense of debt collection actions (under attorney supervision), perform legal research, draft motion papers, create legal self-help and reference materials, work directly with clients, conduct client intakes, and more. Some light administrative work is expected, such as entering client data into our client database. Law students are considered. A part-time commitment (2+ days per week, 12-14 hours) is needed. Should have excellent research, writing, and analytical skills, and a strong commitment to public interest law. Application Period: September 1 to January 1

Additional info

Submit cover letter and resume.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
New York Legal Assistance Group
450 West 33rd Street
11th Floor
New York City, NY 10001

Similar Jobs:

Spring Internship The student will serve as Total Life Choices Program Intern. Will have extensive client contact and assist with drafting Last Wills and Testaments, preparing Powers of Attorney and Advance Directives, as well as...
Spring Internship The student will serve as Tenants' Rights Unit Intern. Will provide extensive exposure to Housing Court litigation. Should be available to travel to courthouses in different boroughs, especially Queens, Brooklyn...
Spring Internship The student will serve as Storm Response Intern. Will help clients in their ongoing attempts to recover from Superstorm Sandy. Responsibilities may include client intake and outreach, legal research and writing,...