Feminist Jobs & Internships
|Job Title:||2013 Find Justice Fellowship|
|Organization:||Mehri & Skalet, PLLC|
|Region:||DC Metro Region|
|Description:||To further our mission of public justice, Mehri & Skalet created the Find Justice Fellowship, which offers a new attorney the opportunity to join the firm and gain experience on the wide range of cases that we pursue. The Find Justice Fellow works on all aspects of our practice, including the investigation of new cases, client relations, research, discovery, motions, negotiations, litigation strategy and court hearings.
The Fellowship duration is for two years, beginning in the Fall of 2013. Compensation will be $50,000 per year with full health benefits.
The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to public interest legal work, a strong academic background, and an ability to excel in a fast-paced environment, working both independently and collaboratively. Candidates should have volunteer, professional, and/or subject matter expertise demonstrating skills relevant to the firm?s practice areas and mission. The Fellow must be a member of the District of Columbia Bar, or apply to become a member of the District of Columbia Bar during the first year of the Fellowship.
An applicant must submit: (1) a cover letter highlighting her/his commitment to public interest law; (2) a resume; (3) two letters of recommendation; (4) a law school transcript; and (5) a legal writing sample. Please submit all materials
The Find Justice Fellowship
Mehri & Skalet, PLLC
1250 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20036
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.