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...
Duties: Assist in coordinating legal intake with the Legal Director and Paralegal and ensuring that intake is properly evaluated and processed; Presenting cases to the Legal Director and the Executive Director for evaluation and authorization of further legal activity; Researching civil liberties questions, and preparing legal memoranda and demand letters; Securing the services and expanding the pool of cooperating attorneys for litigation the union undertak...
Senior Staff Attorney - Criminal Justice Reform
Duties: Lead litigation and public advocacy, under supervision of the Senior Supervising Attorney; Draft briefs, motions, memos, and other documents in support of litigation and policy work; Communicate regularly with clients, co-counsel, and partner organizations; Collaborate with the Senior Supervising Attorney and the Policy Counsel and to identify and support the advancement of state and local policy priorities; Research ...
Duties: Managing the organization’s day-to-day operations, leading the organization’s fundraising efforts, directing the work and development of a professional staff, and serving as the primary spokesperson of the organization. Ensure that the organization is fiscally sound and that its internal and external communications, fund development, and programs are meeting the current and emergent needs and interests of its constituents. Serve as an articul...
Law student to take part during the summer in work advancing racial and economic justice in Mississippi. Will become a part of history as they bring their time and talents to our campaigns that address sustainable, systemic changes in policies related to predatory lending practices, immigration rights, affordable housing, access to healthcare for everyone, equality in education, food justice and more.
Testimonial of the Week
I came back to LawCrossing to search through the listings in my new job search because I had been able to get my last 2 jobs through using the site. I love the search capacity and filters. This is a very valuable service.
Intern work in all program areas providing support to volunteer attorneys. Duties Include: Legal Research; Interviewing Witnesses; Correspondence; Drafting Documents. Areas of Practice Exposure: Employment; Domestic Violence; Public Benefits; Housing. 2Ls can apply.
Deadlines: July 31.