Jobs, Internships, Law Clerk Program
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Environmental Advocacy Internship
Environmental Education and Outreach Internship
INTERN Application Procedure
Please submit a cover letter detailing interests and objectives; resume; list of relevant coursework; dates of availability; the names, titles and phone numbers for three references; and a 3-5 page relevant writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org with Internship Application in the subject heading. Alternatively, you can mail your application to:
Applications are accepted year round, and placements made on a rolling basis. We ask for a comittment of 10 hours per week for two quarters or one semester.
Law Clerk Program
EDC regularly accepts qualified law students for its Law Clerk Program, providing an opportunity to practice public interest law at EDC’s Santa Barbara, California offices.
Responsibilities: Law clerks conduct legal research, draft memos and pleadings, and participate in administrative advocacy. Supervising attorneys involve students in every aspect of actual cases, including client contact. There may be an opportunity to observe court or other proceedings during a student’s tenure.
Compensation: 1) None when class credit is received. 2) Willing to aid in obtaining summer public interest work-study funding, school work study, or to discuss stipends. 3) Depending on availability, aid provided to secure free housing.
Application Procedures: Send cover letter including available dates; resume; list of related coursework; names, titles and phone numbers of three references; and a writing sample to:
Law Clerk Coordinator
Application Deadlines: Summer Law Clerk Program: January 31 for summer of the same year. Externship (school year) Clerk Program: Applications accepted throughout the year.
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