Externship Listings

ID #331
Agency name line 1Camden Center for Law & Social Justice
Address line 1126 Broadway
DutiesInterview clients, assess legal needs, draft forms for submission to INS, draft pleadings and motions for civil court and conduct legal research under supervision of attorneys in the office. Emphasis on Immigration & Domestic Violence. Externs can represent clients in court.
Agency descriptionThe Camden Center for Law and Social Justice is a non-profit law firm. Our practice areas include Immigration and General Civil law, such a Family, Landlord Tenant and civil litigation. Our clients are the working poor and newcomers. We have offices in Camden and Atlantic City. CCLSJ is considered the leading non-profit immigration firm in all Southern New Jersey. We are the lead Agency representing victims of Domestic Violence.
Time requirementsTo be worked out with student and office. EITHER 1 OR 2 SEMESTER PLACEMENT IS ACCEPTABLE.
Position requirementsInterest in working with the poor. Knowledge of Spanish is helpful.
RestrictionsNone, as long as student meets requirements of course and conflict issues.
Writing sample requiredYES
Number of students requested1
Supervisor salutationMs.
Supervisor first nameCarole
Supervisor last nameWood
Supervisor tagEsq.
Supervisor titleImmigration Attorney
Contact salutationMs.
Contact first nameCarole
Contact last nameWood
Contact tagEsq.
Contact title line #1Immigration Attorney
Contact phone #856-583-2950
Skill creditsYES, Client interviewing and counseling, advocacy at hearings, and case strategy, in both of their major fields of practice, immigration and family.

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