Job Details

Law Student Intern **

Company name

The Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student


Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

May 09,2018

Posted on

Dec 31,2017
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Law Student Intern The candidate will work with the Barbara McDowell Appellate Advocacy Project. Will assist attorneys in representing clients in proceedings in DC Superior Court and before public agencies. Have the opportunity to interact with clients and may attend client meetings, hearings, trials, and administrative proceedings. May help staff housing, consumer, and family law court-based projects. Assignments will include legal research, drafting legal documents and memoranda, and factual investigation. Law student interns working in the Project will engage in substantial research and writing projects in connection with appeals in which organization is participating (either by representing a party or as amicus) or potential appeals that organization is evaluating. Will also participate in moot courts and observe oral arguments.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, writing sample and transcript.

Company info

Kareine Johnson
Staff Attorney
The Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia
11th Street NW
Suite 800
Washington, DC 20001-4589

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