Legal Intern

Position Details

Position ID: 24230156
Start Date: OUF
Location: Seattle OR Kent, Washington
Duration: 6 - 12 months
Compensation: unpaid
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Company Description:

Company is a non-profit organization that provides pro bono legal services to low-income residential tenants facing eviction.

Internship Duties and Activities:

  • Receive training in the eviction process for Washington state, as well as residential landlord-tenant laws.
  • Assist in drafting pleadings, writing letters and preparing for hearings.
  • Assist attorneys in all aspects of client cases, including interviewing, evaluating, advising, negotiating, and preparing for hearings.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student
  • Education and/or work experience in law required
  • Excellent writing and communication skills

To Apply For This Position:

Please fill out the form below and submit the following two documents:

  1. A cover letter explaining your interest in a professional training position in the USA, your relevant experience, and what you can add to the host company.
  2. Attach your detailed resume - dates of study should include month and year. Your employment history should include a brief description of the responsibilities and any major projects you worked on that would prepare you for this position.
  • Accepted file types: pdf.
    PDF file only, maximum file size: 2MB
  • Accepted file types: pdf.
    PDF file only, maximum file size: 1MB