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Local Human Rights Lawyering Summer Internship

The Center’s Local Human Rights Lawyering Project Director is searching for a legal intern for the summer. For more information on the Local Human Rights Lawyering Project, please visit: http://www.wcl.american.edu/humright/center/locallawyering.cfm.

The Local Human Rights Lawyering legal intern will support the Project Director in an array of activities including some or all of the following: conducting factual investigations and analysis; legal research and writing; preparing documents and correspondence; and assisting in the development of human rights framework and strategy for advocating on behalf of clients. Successful applicants will have exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail, a demonstrated interest in human rights, proficiency in Microsoft Office, and exceptional writing skills in English. To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to Lauren E. Bartlett at bartlett@wcl.american.edu.  The legal intern position is open to both 2Ls and 3Ls. The position is unpaid.