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Law Student - Public Interest in West Hollywood, CA **

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Company name

Mercy For Animals

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student


West Hollywood, CA

Date Last Verified

Jul 09,2018

Posted on

Oct 25,2017

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Spring Legal Internship Law student will work directly with the legal team and other staff to implement public policies benefiting farmed animals—primarily through legislation, citizen referendums, and administrative action on the state and federal levels. Students’ work will include managing grassroots get-out-the-vote initiatives, researching and drafting policy briefs and memoranda, writing action alerts and blog posts, drafting public records requests and reviewing responses, and other assignments commensurate with experience. Will work directly with our attorneys in the legal advocacy department, to conduct research on federal, state, and local laws, draft memoranda, review footage from undercover investigations, write blog posts on legal issues in farmed animal protection, and research agricultural industry standards and practices. Leave with exposure to emerging fields of law, hands-on experience in investigations, litigation, and corporate governance, and connections that could help land a career in animal protection. A commitment of eight to ten weeks is preferred for summer interns. Deadline: November 1

Company info

Vandhana Bala
Mercy For Animals
STE 864
Los Angeles, CA 90046