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Volunteer Law Students **

Company name

Southern Arizona Legal Aid Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Nogales, AZ

Date Last Verified

Apr 21,2018

Posted on

Jan 16,2018
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Volunteer Law Students The students will obtain valuable legal and courtroom experience. Will work with the Domestic Relations Project. This clinic provides students with an opportunity to meet with clients under the supervision of a volunteer attorney. Will provide basic information and advice and assist clients in completing self-help forms. This program is a chance for students to practice their client interview skills. Law students work with actual clients through each of the opportunities offered by the Advocate Program. Pro bono participation is an opportunity to work with real clients. This experience enables students to develop a variety of fundamental legal skills that law courses alone cannot teach, such as problem solving, legal research and analysis, counseling, negotiation, litigation, and the recognition and resolution of ethical dilemma. Having developed such skills, a student can market herself to future employers by demonstrating that she has relevant and practical work experience.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Southern Arizona Legal Aid Inc.
2342 East Broadway Blvd.
Suite 200
Tucson, AZ 85719-6007

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