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Law Student - Public Interest in Brooklyn, NY **

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Company name

Brooklyn Legal Services

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Brooklyn, NY

Date Last Verified

Apr 24,2018

Posted on

Nov 23,2017

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Summer 2018 Internships Interns will work directly with staff attorneys and clients and assignments include interviewing clients, researching facts and law regarding a wide range of legal issues, drafting internal memos and pleadings, preparing asylum applications, advocating with local and state agencies, and accompanying attorneys to Housing Court and other venues. Interns frequently have the opportunity to represent clients at Social Security disability hearings or other administrative hearings and attend intake clinics at the LGBT Community Center and Callen-Lorde Community Health Center. LGBTQ people of color and Russian and Spanish speakers to apply. Deadline: December 31, 2017.

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Beth Baltimore
Brooklyn Legal Services
447 New Lots Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11207