Job Details

Law Student - Public Interest in Washington, DC **

This job is expired...

Company name

National Abortion Federation

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

Apr 27,2018

Posted on

Oct 25,2017

159 hits

Profile

Clinic Defense & Research Internship (summer) Intern work with member clinics to improve security and assist clinic staff in dealing with threats and violence. Gather and organize information on anti-abortion extremists and violence and disruption against abortion providers; maintain a database of law enforcement contacts; and assist on wide range of projects as needed. Internships may also be available in Communications and Meetings and Events. The Federation’s Public Policy Department works to provide medical expertise to policy makers and to ensure that voices of abortion providers and patients are heard in policy forums across the country. The Clinic Defense and Research Department works with member clinics to improve security and assist clinic staff in dealing with threats and violence. It also works with law enforcement officials to improve relationships between law enforcement and clinics, deter violence against abortion providers and pursue and prosecute those responsible for committing acts of violence. In addition, it produces a monthly newsletter on incidents of violence against clinics and maintains a database of incidents of violence and disruption. Min. 3.0 GPA and 2 or more years undergraduate work is needed.

Additional info

Submit cover letter (include writing sample) and resume on a Rolling Basis.

Company info

Elizabeth Arndorfer
Director of Government Relations
National Abortion Federation
1660 L Street, NW
Suite 450
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-628-4444