The ACLU of Nevada seeks legal interns for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019. As a legal intern you will be supervised directly by the ACLU of Nevada’s Legal Director and work with the entire legal team while developing advanced skills in brief writing, client communication, civic engagement and research. You will gain an understanding of the U.S. Constitution, as well as civil liberties and civil rights laws in the U.S. and the State of Nevada.
A desire and a passion to learn about the ACLU of Nevada’s work
Demonstrated commitment to civil liberties and civil rights
Excellent academic credentials
Superior legal research and writing skills
Ability to work professionally, cooperatively, and collegially on wide-ranging projects with lawyers, staff members, and other diverse individuals
Current enrollment in a J.D. program
Apply online here and be prepared to submit:
- A letter of interest;
- legal writing sample; and
Upload all the required documents in one PDF through the link marked "Resume." when submitting your application. If you are unable to do so, please send all materials to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line "Legal Intern Application." Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.
The ACLU of Nevada is a nonprofit organization and volunteers help expand the reach of the work we do to protect civil liberties.
The ACLU of Nevada is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. The ACLU of Nevada encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, veteran status and record of arrest or conviction