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Law Student - Public Interest in Jackson, NY **

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Company name

Make the Road New York

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Jackson, NY

Date Last Verified

May 17,2018

Posted on

Jan 04,2017

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Summer Legal Internship The intern will work in the legal department that currently focuses on the following substantive areas of the law: Employment and Labor; Public Benefits and SSI (Disability); LGBTQ Legal Services; Health Care and Health Insurance; Housing (Landlord-Tenant); Immigration; Public Education and the rights of parents/students in the NYC Public School System; and Policy and legislative work. Committed law students (1Ls, 2Ls, or 3Ls) will be considered. Should be willing to pitch in on a variety of cases as necessary. Should do much more than research and writing. Must be motivated to resist oppression and poverty, willing to commit to work at least 8 hours per week to be a part of that fight, and proficient in Spanish.

Additional info

Send resume and a cover letter that explains area(s) of interest and demonstrates commitment to public interest law.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Make the Road New York
Jackson Heights, Queens,92-10 Roosevelt Avenue
Jackson, NY 11372