Using the power of the law together with advocacy and education, LatinoJustice PRLDEF ensures opportunities for all Latinos to succeed in school and work, fulfill their dreams, and sustain their families and communities.

Current Opportunities for LatinoJustice PRLDEF

Civil Rights Legal Internship

Opportunity Type: Internship
Description: LatinoJustice interns conduct legal research and draft litigation documents, assist with client interviews, and accompany lawyers to court when practicable. Legal interns are included in all stages of litigation planning and strategizing our impact cases. Recent student assignments have included research into the First Amendment rights of laborers, the Fourth Amendment privacy rights of Latino residents vis a vis immigration home raids, and the Fourteenth Amendment right to equal protection. Students are expected to work 12-15 hrs/week during the school semester, and summer interns work full-time for ten weeks. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Term and Summer Legal Internship

Opportunity Type: Internship
Description: Several 1L and 2L students join us full-time and having the opportunity to learn public interest and civil rights issues and constitutional law.

Contact Information

LatinoJustice PRLDEF
99 Hudson St. 14th Floor
New York, NY 10013