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ExternallyFunded Litigation Fellowship

Company name

Urban Justice Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jul 11,2019

Valid Through

Oct 24,2019

Posted on

Dec 30,2018

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Externally-Funded Litigation Fellowship
Duties : Will conduct legal research in support of ongoing or planned litigation. Conduct outreach to affected communities, leading plaintiff intake interviews, and drafting affidavits. Participating in and leading litigation efforts as appropriate, depending on level of experience. Preparing know-your-rights materials and participating in public education efforts. Other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements : The candidate should have a J.D. at the time of starting the fellowship. Should have interest in complex federal litigation, immigration law, and refugee processing. Should have strong research, writing, and analytical skills. Strong interpersonal and communication skills, Comfortable working with diverse and at-risk populations. Must be highly organized and motivated, able to multi-task, and have excellent time management skills. Should have fluency in oral and written English. Ability to speak other languages is a plus. Should have competency with Microsoft Suite.

Additional info

Submit a cover letter, resume, short writing sample and a list of three references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Urban Justice Center
123 William Street
16th Floor
New York City, NY 10038

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