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Law Clerk- Summer 2020


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Location: Washington DC

Company Name: Center for Biological Diversity

Occupational Category: 23-1012.00,Judicial Law Clerks

Date Posted: 2020-04-03

Valid Through: 2020-04-23

Employment Type: FULL_TIME

Description:

Organization Type:- Public Interest
Job Type:- Law Student

Law Clerk-Summer 2020
The clerks would split their time between the Endangered Species Program, Environmental Health Program, Open Government Program and Urban Wildlands Program. Will likely to work on projects concerning endangered species, pesticides, land use, public records requests and other environmental matters and will assist with the preparation of litigation, administrative advocacy and policy development. Legal interns not seeking class credit may be eligible for compensation. Will: Conduct legal research and writing; Prepare legal memos and assist with brief writing; Prepare filings, investigate new cases and draft official policy comments; On occasion, may have opportunities to observe court arguments or attend agency hearings.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Must be a law student who has completed their second or third year of law school, or a student pursuing their LLMs to be eligible; Strong legal research and writing skills; Creativity, motivation and good humor; Background in environmental or biological studies or related experience is preferred