Private Sector Spotlight

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Appeals Immigration Intern

1L1LE2L2LE3L3LE4LEAlumni, LLM Alum

George P. Mann & Associates law firm seeking intern to assist in drafting briefs to the Federal Circuit Courts of Appeal and Board of Immigration Appeals. Interns will learn how to draft a brief and edit it. Interesting legal and factual issues. After an in-person interview, interns can work from home and communicate with the firm by email. Interns will learn good writing and analytical skills.

Job Id:32344
Applications accepted on a rolling basis

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Attorney

4LEAlumni, LLM, LLM Alum

Growing immigration law firm in Bethesda is seeking to hire a full-time Attorney. Duties for the Attorney include immigration case preparation and providing support for liaison with clients. Collegial work environment. Company employees may participate in retirement plan. Knowledge of Chinese or Spanish is a definite plus.

Job Id:33923
Deadline: May 30, 2015
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Private Sector Spotlight

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Corporate
Attorney

Alumni

Corporate Department of an Am Law 100 law firm seeks a mid-level associate attorney to assist firm clients in both private and public company M&A and Capital Markets work. This opportunity presents top notch client matters.

Ideal candidates will have a variety of public and private corporate experience at a large firm.

Job Id: 32400
Deadline: April 22, 2015
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Law
Clerk(PAID)

1L, 1LE, 2L, 2LE, 3LE,

Grossman Law, LLC is seeking a rising second or third year law student to work full time this summer in our fast-paced immigration practice. Our firm represents clients in affirmative cases before USCIS and also in removal proceedings before the Executive Office of Immigration Review and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Areas of focus are affirmative and defensive asylum claims, analyzing the immigration consequences of criminal convictions, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, non-immigrant visas, cancellation of removal, adjustments, as well as complicated naturalization, and some appellate work. Duties include legal and country research, drafting of legal memoranda, preparation of declarations and applications (forms) for immigration benefits, and some administrative work.

Bilingual in Spanish and English required. Previous immigration experience/coursework required. Two references and excellent writing skills required.

Job Id: 33109
Deadline: April 20, 2015
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Government Spotlight

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Junior
Attorney

4LELLMAlumni

The Office of the General Counsel is seeking an entry level attorney to join the Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation and Regulation (OGC/L&R) in its Regulatory Division.

The Regulatory Division is primarily responsible for the review and clearance of all regulations and significant guidance documents issued by the Department, but attorneys are involved in the full portfolio of issues the Department of Commerce oversees, including fisheries and marine management (under the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, Endangered Species Act, and Marine Mammal Protection Act), export controls, patents and trademarks, international trade, standards and technology, and information policy. Attorneys serve as the Departments administrative legal experts, and routinely advise senior officials in the Department in that capacity. In addition, attorneys advocate on the Departments behalf with OMB and other Cabinet-level Agencies.

Job Id: 34122
Deadline: June 19, 2015
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Internship Spotlight

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District Environmental Legal Intern

1L, 1LE, 2L, 2LE3LE

Interns with District Department of the Environment are generally responsible for assisting OGC attorneys with the issues described above and various research projects as they arise. In addition, interns have the opportunity to interact with many of DDOE’s engineers, biologists, technicians, inspectors, environmental specialists, and other staff on a wide variety of District-related issues, including air and water quality, hazardous and toxic substances, underground and leaking underground storage tanks, lead-based paint matters, and energy and sustainability issues.

Job Id: 33187
Deadline: December 31, 2015
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Private Spotlight

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Legal Coder

1L, 1LE, 2L, 2LE,,3L, 3LE4LE

The RAND Corporation is a research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous. RAND’s research and analysis address issues that impact people everywhere, including security, health, education, sustainability, growth, and development. Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, RAND has approximately 1,700 people from more than 45 countries working in offices in North America, Europe and Australia, with annual revenues of more than $260 million.

The RAND Survey Research Group seeks 6-8 Legal Coders to work on a short-term project at a federal agency in Washington, DC. This is an adjunct, non-benefitted position. It will begin in early July and will last for approximately 2-3 months, and it may be part time or full time. The pay rate is $21.50 per hour.

Job Id:34263
Deadline: June 01, 2015
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Internship Spotlight

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Summer 2015

Legal Internship

1L, 1LE, 2L, 2LE3LE

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) was established by Congress in 1965 as an independent agency of the federal government that funds, promotes, and strengthens the creative capacity of our communities by providing all Americans with diverse opportunities for arts participation. To date, the NEA has awarded more than $4 billion to support artistic excellence, creativity, and innovation for the benefit of individuals and communities.   The NEA extends its work through partnerships with state arts agencies, local leaders, other federal agencies, and the philanthropic sector.

Job Id:34175
Deadline: June 09, 2015
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Public Interest Spotlight

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Entry-Level
Attorney

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Children’s Legal Services: Strong Leadership, a New Paradigm, and New Opportunities!!! Come be part of an exciting and cutting edge statewide “law firm” with a vision focused on providing exceptional advocacy to the children and families of Florida achieving permanency, stability and security for abused, neglected and abandoned children.

Job Id:33473
Deadline: May 18, 2015
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National Education Association Fellowship(Paid)

3L4LE, LLM, Alumni

The National Education Association Office of General Counsel is pleased to announce openings for up to three Law Fellows, starting in September 2015.  The NEA Law Fellowship offers a unique opportunity for a recent law school graduate to work with experienced union-side lawyers on a wide variety of issues related to advancing the cause of public education and the interests of teachers and other education professionals.

Job Id:33473
Deadline: June 01, 2015
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Public Interest Spotlight

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Research & Policy
Intern

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The National Association of Women Judges (“NAWJ”), the nation’s leading voice of women jurists, is offering law students a unique and exciting internship opportunity at its National Headquarters in Washington, D.C., working with judges from across the country on cutting-edge programming.  This substantive internship offers a dynamic mix of intellectual challenge, career exploration, networking, and cultural encounters designed to provide interns with a rich and varied experience.

Applicants should have a demonstrated interest in and enthusiasm for NAWJ’s primary mission; the ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment, strong oral and written communication skills; be detail oriented and have excellent proof-reading skills; the ability to interact with members from all levels of the judiciary; and be proficient with Microsoft Office applications (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).

Job Id:32706
Deadline: June 01, 2015
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Law Fellow (Paid)

3L, Alumni

AARP Foundation is the charitable arm of AARP that helps millions of struggling adults age 50 and over win back opportunity. AARP Foundation Litigation (AFL) is the Foundation’s litigation division and an advocate in courts nationwide for the rights of older adults.

AFL is seeking four Law Fellows to work under the supervision of AFL attorneys beginning in Fall 2015. Each Law Fellow will be assigned to work on a specific team including the employee benefits and investor protection team. The Law Fellow will conduct legal research, draft briefs and other legal memorandum and pleadings, otherwise participate in AFL litigation work, and support AARP staff with advocacy related to pending legislation and regulations, focusing on issues that impact adults age 50 plus.

Job Id:34153
Deadline: Aug 15, 2015
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Diversity Scholarship/Spotlight

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Law Foundation Community Service Scholarship

Diversity is a core value of Bryan Cave LLP and an engrained part of our culture. Bryan Cave LLP has partnered with the NAPABA Law Foundation to offer the Bryan Cave / NLF Community Service Scholarship, which will provide a $2,500 scholarship award for one law student who is a summer law intern that works on issues on behalf of, or that benefits, the Asian Pacific American community.

Eligibility

  • To be eligible, an applicant must be enrolled as a full time or part time student in an Association of American Law School (AALS)-accredited law school and must have secured a summer law internship. The internship must be: (a) with a public service, civic, or non-profit organization or a corporation that is not a law firm; (b) arranged by the student; and (c) last for at least eight weeks.

Award

  • The Bryan Cave / NLF Community Service Scholarship will provide $2,500 in total for a finalist, which will be awarded on Saturday, November 8th at the 2015 NAPABA Annual Convention in New Orleans, LA.
  • Bryan Cave encourages the award recipient to attend the Annual Convention in November 2015 and will pay the award recipient’s registration fee (up to $250).
  • Award of scholarship funds under this program must be used to further the recipient’s law school education.

How to Apply

Learn more at the NAPABA Website

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