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The North Carolina Justice Center seeks three law student interns to help us carry out our mission. This opportunity is for the summer of 2022. In 2021, our interns worked remotely due to COVID-19 concerns. We will assess circumstances as we get closer to summer 2022 and make a decision as to whether our interns will work remotely this summer.

About the NC Justice Center

The North Carolina Justice Center is a progressive research and advocacy organization dedicated to expanding opportunity and protecting the rights of low-income individuals in North Carolina. For over 20 years, the Justice Center has been on the front lines in the courts, at the legislature, in the media, and in communities advocating for positive changes for poor and working North Carolinians. The Justice Center has played a primary role in most of the state’s major policy debates and successfully litigated hundreds of individual cases and class actions. For more information, visit www.ncjustice.org.

Legal Internships: Legal interns work with NCJC staff on a variety of issues:

•       Legal research and writing

•       Litigation support

•       Drafting model legislation

•       Legislative research

•       Assistance with lobbying efforts

•       Research for policy reports or briefs

•       Communication with clients and constituents

•       Other related legal duties as assigned

Qualifications:

Legal interns must have a college undergraduate degree and completed at least one year of an accredited law school. Strong writing and analytical skills and ability to work with others are critical. Spanish proficiency is desirable.

Compensation:

The North Carolina Justice Center is a non-profit organization entirely dependent on grants and donations, consequently we encourage candidates to apply for funding through their schools and explore alternate funding opportunities. Nevertheless, the Justice Center provides limited funding to interns based on needs.

How to apply:

To apply complete an application at NC Justice Center – Legal Internship. The positions will remain open until filled. We will begin reviewing resumes on December 1, 2021.

The Justice Center is an equal opportunity employer. People of color and individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for available positions. The Justice Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnic background, citizenship status, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, or disability.

The North Carolina Justice Center seeks three law student interns to help us carry out our mission. This opportunity is for the summer of 2022. In 2021, our interns worked remotely due to COVID-19 concerns. We will assess circumstances as we…

Details at a Glance

  • Application Deadline
    December 1, 2021
  • Payment
    Stipend

How to Apply

Please complete application and submit resume and cover letter at: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Details/792780/North-Carolina-Justice-Center/Legal-Internship.

Please complete application and submit resume and cover letter at: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Details/792780/North-Carolina-Justice-Center…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Raleigh, NC
Associated Location
Raleigh, NC, USA

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