Job Details

Fall 2021 Law Student Internships **

Company name

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) - Massachusetts

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Date Last Verified

Jan 11, 2021

Valid Through

Apr 26, 2021

Posted on

Sep 09, 2020


Boston, MA, United States

Employment Type



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Fall 2021 Law Student Internships
The candidate will work on issues such as freedom of speech, assembly, and religion, police misconduct, immigrant rights, racial justice, reproductive freedom, privacy, surveillance and technology, juvenile justice, student rights, women’s and LGBTQ rights, and due process. Legal interns at the ACLU perform the wide range of tasks required by litigation and other legal advocacy, including complaint investigation, legal research, and memo writing, drafting of complaints, affidavits, and discovery requests; preparation of pretrial motions, trial preparation, drafting of appellate briefs, and preparation for oral argument. Students work closely with the ACLU of Massachusetts legal director and staff attorneys. Law students may also assist our legislative counsel with developing testimony for legislative hearings and other public policy materials.
Period: Fall 2021 internship: May 15, 2021–June 30, 2021

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, and a list of references (a writing sample is preferred also).

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) - Massachusetts
99 Chauncy Street
Suite 310
Boston, MA 02140

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