Careers & Internships2019-05-15T20:50:30+00:00

Careers & Internships

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The Law Center seeks diverse, well-qualified candidates with a passion for social justice. In addition to permanent staff positions, the Law Center hosts sponsor-paid and unpaid fellowships, internships, and pro bono opportunities. The Law Center is an equal opportunity employer. Persons of color, LGBTQIA+ persons, persons with disabilities, and persons with direct experience of homelessness are especially encouraged to apply. Please review the linked job descriptions for application instructions.

Careers

Development and Communications Director

The Law Center seeks a smart, energetic, and committed Director to lead the development and communications efforts required to sustain and grow the Law Center, which currently operates with an annual budget of $1.2 million, augmented by over $6 million in donated legal services. The Director will join the management team and work with a dedicated and inspiring team of professionals. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Development & Communications will lead a strategic, comprehensive program to maintain, increase and diversify support from sources including: annual and major gifts, special events, corporations, law firms and foundations. The Director will also develop and oversee a strategic, public-facing communications program to grow community awareness and support of the Law Center, including a monthly e-newsletter, website, annual report and other materials, social media platforms, and a robust media relations program. Find out more about the position and how to apply here.

Communications Associate

The Law Center is seeking a smart, energetic, and committed Communications Associate to help meet its development and communications goals. The Associate will work under the supervision of the Development and Communications Director and join a dedicated and inspiring team of professionals. The Associate will support an ambitious growth plan for the organization to strengthen its capacity to accomplish its mission and carry out its programs. Find out more about the position and how to apply here.

Internships

Legal internships are available to second- and third-year law students. (Rising 2Ls may apply for summer internships.)

Policy internships are available to undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent graduates.

Development and communications internships are available to undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent graduates.

Fellowships

The Law Center is accepting proposals for post-graduate legal fellowships, including Skadden, Equal Justice Works, and other fellowship programs. Interested students should apply to the Law Center before August 1, 2019. Candidates will coordinate with the Law Center to submit applications in September 2019, for work to begin in September 2020. Click here for more information.

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