Job Details

Law Students **

Company name

Rural Law Center of New York

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student


Plattsburgh, NY

Date Last Verified

Mar 16,2018

Posted on

Nov 16,2017
  Employer Sponsored Job (Free to apply to)
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Law Students The students will join a not-for-profit legal assistance program committed to focusing attention through the legal system on the needs of low-income rural New Yorkers. Areas of Law: Consumer, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Disaster and Emergency Assistance, Education, Elder Law, Family and Juvenile, Foreclosure, Housing, and Public Benefits Populations Served: Children, Domestic Violence Victims, Elderly, Farm workers, Immigrants, Low Income, Native Americans, State Residents, Working poor and unemployed Need for non-English services: French, Russian, Spanish, American Sign Language Hours for Pro Bono Opportunities: Evenings, Monday-Friday 9 am - 5 pm, Weekends Types of projects in need of Pro Bono help: Client counseling (e.g., brief advice), Draft legal documents (e.g., briefs), Litigation: Trial/Direct Representation

Company info

Julie Davies
Rural Law Center of New York
22 U.S. Oval
Suite 203
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-561-5460
Fax: 518-561-5468

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