Job Details

Law Student Internships **

Company name

Fair Housing Justice Center .

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Date Last Verified

Nov 06,2019

Valid Through

Feb 19,2020

Posted on

May 28,2015

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Profile

Law Student Internships
The law students (1Ls or 2Ls) assist with federal and state civil rights lawsuits and with cases pending before administrative agencies. Interns work on individual housing discrimination cases by conducting pre-litigation investigations and by researching and analyzing a wide variety of substantive and procedural legal issues. Interns also help with legal research involving systemic discrimination in rental, sales, and mortgage lending on the basis of race, national origin, disability, source of income, sexual orientation, and other protected characteristics under local, state, and federal fair housing laws. The focus of most cases developed with student assistance is on reducing residential segregation and expanding access to publicly assisted and affordable housing throughout the New York region.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, and writing sample. No phone calls.

Company info

Intern Coordinator
Fair Housing Justice Center .
5 Hanover Square
17th Floor
New York City, NY 10004
Fax: 212-400-8203

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