MALDEF — Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Legal Internship, Fall 2018-2019
The intern will conduct client intake interviews, perform legal research and draft legal memoranda, attend depositions and court hearings, assess legislation and public policy initiatives, and provide litigation support to the regional counsel and staff attorney(s).
Note: Will work 1 semester/quarter, 15 hours per week.
Send cover letter, resume, and 3-5 page writing sample.
MALDEF strives to implement programs that are structured to bring Latinos into the mainstream of American political and socio-economic life; providing better educational opportunities; encouraging participation in all aspects of society; and offering a positive vision for the future. Unique to MALDEF is an approach that combines advocacy, educational outreach, and litigation strategies to achieve socio-economic change