The candidate serves legal documents, prepares the required affidavits of service and files papers in courts, government offices and by electronic means. In addition will conduct research of court dockets, motion calendars, court files, and answers routine calendar calls at various courts around the city. Will be required to work overtime and become a notary public. File and serve legal documents(electronically and at the local courts). Monitor court cases, Elect... read more
Interns will be assisting attorneys with legal research, motions, advice memos, discovery, trial, or office matters. Researching, gathering documents, answering interrogatories, or taking notes during a witness deposition. Assisting attorneys at trial or a hearing read more
The students will join an organization that provides high quality, effective legal representation and assistance to indigent prisoners, to help them to secure their civil and human rights and to advocate for more humane prisons and for a more humane criminal justice system.
Areas of Law: Civil Rights, Disability, Family and Juvenile, Health, HIV/AIDS, Immigration and Naturalization, Prisoners, immigration- specifically removal defense, and mental health.
Term Law Clerk
The Honorable Judge Frederic Block
The candidate should preferably have class standing in Top 10%. Journal experience or moot court is also preferred. Special consideration is given to candidates with work experience either before or after law school.
Clerkship Term: September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.
Application Deadline: September 1, 2019.
Fall Law Student Volunteer, Academic Year 2018/19, Civil Division
The interns are afforded the opportunity to participate in the wide range of work performed by firm's Assistant United States Attorneys. Intern assignments can include assisting in trial preparation, participating in witness interviews or civil depositions, and legal research and writing. First-year (second semester), second- and third-year law students are invited to apply to the internship program in the C...
Term Law Clerk
The Honorable Judge Ramon Reyes Jr.
The candidate should preferably have class standing in Top 10%. Law Review/Journal experience is desired. Moot Court participation is an asset. Legal work experience post-law school is a plus.
Clerkship Term: January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021.
Application Deadline: December 31, 2019.
Term Law Clerk
The Honorable Judge Eric N. Vitaliano
The candidate must have excellent academic grades. Law Review/Journal experience is preferred. Moot Court participation is desired. Legal work experience post-law school is a plus.
Clerkship Term: September 1, 2019 to September 1, 2020.
Interview Dates: June or July.
Application Deadline: June 1, 2018.
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2019 Summer Legal Internship
The intern will join Tenant Advocacy Program. Intern will have the opportunity to work on a variety of matters during the summer internship under the supervision of TAPâ€™s four experienced attorneys. Should be currently enrolled in an ABA accredited law school.
The candidate works under the direction of a Supervisory Paralegal or a Project Supervisor. Performs complex legal research for the trial staff. Assists in preparing draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc. reviewing documents for relevance and privilege; and assisting attorneys with all phases of litigation. Should have Law degree, or be currently attending an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one year of study. M...
The students will join an organization committed to the use and promotion of peaceful dispute resolution.
Areas of Law: Community Development, Consumer, Dispute Resolution, Special Education, Vocational Rehabilitation, Lemon Law, Arbitration, Agricultural, Workplace, Small Claims, and Family Court
Populations Served: General Public
Hours for Pro Bono Opportunities: Evenings, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
2019 Legal Intern
Duties : Will communicate with judges, defense attorneys, prosecutors, defendants and their families regarding pending cases. Stand up on the record in Supreme Court. Attend bi-weekly drop-in hours at Brooklyn Defenders Services and Legal Aid Brooklyn to seek referrals for **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.. Make phone calls to defense attorneys regarding potential clients. Follow up with social workers, schools, and parents regarding defendants’ relevant information. Work...