Job Details

Summer Legal Intern **

Company name

Lawyers For Children

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Feb 16,2018

Posted on

Dec 06,2017
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Summer Legal Intern Intern will work for 10-week that will begin on Monday, June 5, 2018. Assist company’s staff attorneys with their front-line litigation caseloads providing legal representation in the New York City Family Courts in foster care, abuse, neglect, termination of parental rights, adoption, custody, guardianship and visitation proceedings. Typically, this involves legal research and writing, including motion practice; monitoring cases to insure compliance with Court orders; assisting with intake; trial preparation; and, client contact. Legal interns are supervised by the staff attorney(s) to whom they are assigned, as well as team of supervising attorneys. 2Ls (preferred) and 1Ls can apply.

Additional info

Send: Detailed Cover Letter, resume and writing sample.

Company info

Glenn Metsch-Ampel
Deputy Executive Director
Lawyers For Children
110 Lafayette Street
P.O. Box 8th Floor
New York City, NY 10013-4188

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