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Foundation Fellow - Volunteer Pro Bono Attorney

Barbara McDowell and Gerald S Hartman Foundation Inc


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Published 4 months ago

Recurring
Weekdays
A few hours per week

The Foundation’s Pro Bono High Impact Litigation Project, national in scope, brings together law firms, social justice organizations and volunteer attorneys to undertake by a joint effort significant litigation to protect the civil liberties and enhance the economic, health and social conditions of the poor and vulnerable.

For full information on the High Impact Litigation Project, visit https://www.mcdowellfoundation.org/high-impact-project.

Working on some of the High Impact Litigation Project cases are volunteer Foundation Fellows, individual attorneys associated with the Foundation who bring to the case additional expertise in complex litigation. Foundation Fellows are generally retired law firm and government attorneys and have an interest in civil rights. 

Serving as a volunteer Foundation Fellow allows attorneys to improve the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged persons by using their legal expertise and experience. Volunteering as a Foundation Fellow on high-impact, systemic cases gives attorneys the opportunity to have a significant impact on social justice legal issues. 

For more information on serving as a Foundation Fellow review the full position description here. To join the Foundation's efforts as a Foundation Fellow please submit the volunteer profile here

The Foundation’s Pro Bono High Impact Litigation Project, national in scope, brings together law firms, social justice organizations and volunteer attorneys to undertake by a joint effort significant litigation to protect the civil…

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  • Virtual Opportunity

Location

Falls Church, VA

How to Apply

This opportunity is open to licensed attorneys interested in volunteering their services on a pro bono basis.

This opportunity is open to licensed attorneys interested in volunteering their services on a pro bono basis.

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