The students will join an organization that provides free legal assistance in a wide-range of civil matters to eligible, low-income Texans.
Areas of Law: Civil Rights, Consumer, Criminal Appeals, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Disability, Disaster and Emergency Assistance, Employment, Family and Juvenile, Foreclosure, Homeless, Housing, Immigration and Naturalization, Prisoners, Public Benefits, Taxes, Veterans, Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault, Public Utilities
The students will join an organization that promotes justice by providing free and low-cost immigration legal services and education to underserved immigrant children, families and refugees in Central and South Texas.
Areas of Law: Family and Juvenile, Immigration and Naturalization
Populations Served: Asylum Seekers, Immigrants
Need for non-English services: Spanish
Hours for Pro Bono Opportunities: Flexible, Monday-Thursday: 9 am to 4 pm
Interns provide legal assistance to all Law Department divisions and perform a variety of tasks, including research, writing, and attending legal proceedings. The goal of internship program is to assist students and recent law graduates in meeting educational and professional goals. In addition, the City seeks to benefit from the interns’ work product. Third-year law students who are eligible for coursework credit through participating law schools can ap...
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.
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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...
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...
Internship for Law Students
Interns will generally focuses on legal research. May also attend administrative hearings and assist attorneys in preparing for hearings (e.g., preparing witnesses). The internship will include at least one project designed to produce a writing sample that the intern will find valuable when seeking future employment. This internship is a volunteer position for law students and recent law-school graduates.