Duties: Develops and implements a system for screening initial applications for legal services and routing those applications to the most appropriate resources. Works under the supervision of the Telephone Access to Justice (TAJ) Directors. Develop and maintain computer-based guide to resources for alternate delivery of legal services. Provide support for team managers and group coordinators by: Conducting disposition reviews of intakes suitable for alte... read more
Attorney - Mix Of Defense And Civil
The candidate will specialize in one or more of the 40-plus practice area teams addressing important issues such as civil rights, criminal defense, denial of the ability to vote, defense of border wall acquisition, disaster assistance, environmental justice, housing rights, family violence, consumer rights, farm labor, international child abduction, access to benefits, sexual assault, LGBTQ issues, and employment discrimination. Must be ... read more
Law Clerk or Associate - Commercial Real Estate
The candidate duties include: Perform workup for a condemnation hearing. Prepare expert witnesses and extensive trial exhibits and assist at hearing. Support commercial real estate transactions, due diligence, offers, negotiations. Should have Law degree (associate) or at least one semester of law school (clerk), preferably in Texas. Must have experience or courses in trial advocacy or commercial real estate law or related... read more
Fellow will partner with staff and outside organizations to finalize this rubric for distribution on sites, develop best practices, and train staff and possibly present at Poverty Law Conference. Must have graduated from an accredited law school and be licensed to practice law in Texas. Other law school or other bridge fellowships are eligible, as these are not presently funded positions. Must be able to assist clients with legal issues relating to all areas of ...
Semester Clerkships - Spring Semester
Law student engage in cutting-edge constitutional litigation. Through IJ’s clerkship program, law students have the opportunity to substantively contribute to active litigation, work closely with leading constitutional litigators and help IJ prepare for future ground-breaking litigation. Will accept applications on a rolling basis and conduct interviews in August for the fall semester and throughout November and December.
Law Student Intern
The intern will work closely with the Senior Advisor and Executive Director, both attorneys, and will be integrally involved in the process of preparing legal content for the website, as well as researching and preparing materials regarding cutting-edge workplace issues, for blogs, action alerts, and other web-based communications. Experience in employment law is preferred. Should be strongly interested in protecting the rights of workers. Must have exce...
Intern work in a variety of project areas for students of law and public policy, as well as journalism and communications. Students work under the guidance of experienced professionals and attorneys. Interested students should be dependable, have a desire to learn, and should demonstrate strong organizational and writing skills.
The Law clerks will be prepared to push the boundaries of liberty litigation in gaining valuable experience working in the Foundation’s litigation Center for the American Future. Law clerks will be assigned to the Foundation’s litigation center and work directly with its Director and staff attorneys. Attend staff meetings, meet policymakers and engage in developing and cutting-edge litigation advancing the Foundation’s principles. Also gain real wor...
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The fellowship candidate must be a third-year law student or recent law school graduate. In considering hosting an applicant, we want to talk with you about emerging issues in immigration law and advocacy and will assist the candidate in developing a project and preparing application materials.
The candidate will join public interest employment justice and immigrant rights law firm. Must be current law students and recent law graduates. Will practice law in worker justice and immigrant justice programs starting in the summer or fall of 2019 or 2020. Practice Areas: Clinical, Community Economic Development, Employment/Labor, Immigration and Refugee, International Human Rights, Litigation, Poverty. Bar membership required
Semester Clerkship, Fall
The candidate will engage in cutting-edge constitutional litigation. Through clerkship program, law students have the opportunity to substantively contribute to active litigation, work closely with leading constitutional litigators and help prepare for future ground-breaking litigation. Will accept applications on a rolling basis and conduct interviews in August for the fall semester and throughout November and December for the following spring sem...
The candidate will take on projects unique to the Foundation based on individual skills and experiences, in addition to the scope covered by internship. Will understand principles of Liberty, Personal Responsibility, and Free Enterprise, and are excited to see first-hand the unique constraints faced by a non-profit in efforts to reshape public policy in Texas and around the world. Help plan and participate in development events and solicitations. Write development m...
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Duties : Will assign to the Foundation’s litigation center and work directly with its Director and staff attorneys. Will attend staff meetings, meet policymakers and engage in developing and cutting-edge litigation advancing the Foundation’s principles. Gain real world experience working on active litigation matters, appellate briefs, and amicus papers individually or in collaboration with our team, based on their indivi...