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Legal Intern - Summer 2018 **

Company name

KIND (Kids In Need of Defense)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Baltimore, MD

Date Last Verified

Apr 18,2018

Posted on

Dec 12,2017
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Legal Intern - Summer 2018 Intern duties may include: Assisting with In-House Direct Representation: Assist in the preparation of cases represented in house by 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: Research country conditions and psycho-social services to support case work and clients. Case Management: Update case summaries, track important court dates and deadlines, process referrals and communicate with clients. Must be enrolled or graduated from accredited undergraduate program. Professional fluency in Spanish preferred. Experience and interest in working with children, immigrant communities and/or victims of trauma preferred. Strong writing skills and attention to detail are needed.

Company info

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

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