Summer full-time law student internship
Her Justice is a nonprofit organization that provides free legal services in family, divorce and immigration law to low-income women living in New York City. Founded in 1993, Her Justice recruits volunteer attorneys from the City’s law firms to stand side-by-side with women who cannot afford to pay for a lawyer, giving them a real chance to obtain legal protections that transform their lives. We believe that all women with urgent safety and financial needs deserve legal representation.Learn more about our work and mission
Interns and volunteers work under the supervision of Her Justice staff attorneys and the senior director of legal services. Responsibilities will vary depending on the applicant's interests and the program needs of Her Justice. The applicant will learn basic interviewing skills through client interviews and will also learn substantive family, matrimonial and immigration law. Responsibilities may include:
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Please note: applications submitted without a formal cover letter and writing sample will not be considered. Only applicants being considered for the position will be contacted by Her Justice.