Women and Law Program and Law Students for Reproductive Justice Collaboration
The LSRJ 2012-2013 Fellows
The Women and the Law Program is proud to serve as the academic home for the Law Students for Reproductive Justice Fellowship Program.
Reproductive Justice Fellows will be placed for each year at organizations dedicated to women’s health and reproductive justice in Washington, D.C. Fellows are recent law school graduates selected through a highly competitive nationwide process. They demonstrate remarkable knowledge of and passion for reproductive justice. Fellows will assist with research, interpretation, and application of law to aid the placement organization’s litigation, publication and policy pursuits.
To support the Reproductive Justice Fellows, the Washington College of Law will provide:
- Access to WCL facilities and meeting spaces
- Research support through access to the law library and research databases
- Participation in events, conferences and lectures hosted by WCL
The Reproductive Justice Fellows will be available to the WCL community in several roles:
- Panel speakers about current topics in reproductive health, rights and justice
- Mentoring and networking with current law students
- Participating in academic conferences
For more information about the Fellowship and the application process, please click here.
Law Students for Reproductive Justice trains and mobilizes law students and new lawyers across the country to foster legal expertise and support for the realization of reproductive justice.
As of August 22nd, 2012, the collaboration between the Women and the Law Program and LSRJ has officially been announced via this press release.