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Law Student - Public Interest in New York City, NY **

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Company name

Urban Justice Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Apr 24,2018

Posted on

Nov 27,2017

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Summer 2018 Legal Internships Interns must work full time for a minimum of 10 weeks from May 29 to August 3, 2018. This internship may require regular night meetings. Interns will work in any/all of the legal practice areas within CDP, including: Housing & Tenants’ Rights: We provide direct legal assistance to community groups, their organizers, and their members in the area of landlord-tenant law, including affirmative litigation (e.g., HP actions, rent strikes, and 7A proceedings) on behalf of tenant associations, as well as individual anti-eviction litigation. We train community groups and their members on tenants’ rights issues, collaborate with tenant organizers, assist with legislative and/or regulatory advocacy, and lead housing clinics. A second language – especially Spanish, East Asian, or South Asian languages – is strongly preferred.

Company info

Tedmund Wan
Urban Justice Center
123 William Street
16th Floor
New York City, NY 10038