Job Details

Fall Legal Intern **

Company name

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Baltimore, MD

Date Last Verified

Jan 29,2018

Posted on

Jan 16,2018
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Fall Legal Intern The candidate will assist staff attorneys with client cases including consumer and bankruptcy, family, estate, tax, expungement, and others. Work will include conducting client interviews, drafting pleadings, and other related legal tasks to move cases forward. Draft legal research and creation of self-help materials for pro se clients. Support client intake and placement efforts by conducting phone intake with clients to identify potential legal issues; reviewing applications for a wide range of civil legal issues; and make direct contact with volunteer attorneys to assist with the assignment and closing of cases. 2L or 3L students may apply. An interest in public interest law is a plus. Note: The intern is required to volunteer at least 10 hours a week.

Additional info

Send resume and no more than a 5 page writing sample.

Company info

Susan Francis
Deputy Director
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service
One North Charles Street
Suite 222
Baltimore, MD 21201

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