Externship Listings

AttributeValue
ID #351
TypeLegal Services
Agency name line 1Community Health Law Project
Address line 1Station House Office Bldg.
Address line 2900 Haddon Ave., Suite 400
CityCollingswood
StateNJ
Zip08108
DutiesAccompany attorney to client home interviews and to court. Assist in accumulation of evidence and documentation to support claims and defenses. Research and prepare pleadings and memorandum of law. Depending on student abilities, appearance at administrative hearings and landlord/tenant court possible. Student will be assigned individual caseload.
Agency descriptionAgency providing legal services to low income people with disabilities including blindness, developmental disabilities, psychiatric impairments and physical disabilities. Areas of practice are general and include: social security/SSI, family, landlord/tenant, debt collection, unemployment, special education, and other areas. Our office may be available but placement will be competitive with students from other schools.
Time requirementsOpen. EITHER a 1 SEMESTER or 2 SEMESTER PLACEMENT IS ALLOWED.
Position requirementsAn openness and desire to work with people with disabilities and/or an interest in poverty law.
RestrictionsNONE NOTED
Writing sample requiredYES
Number of students requested1
Supervisor salutationMr.
Supervisor first nameMark
Supervisor last nameMiller
Supervisor tagEsq.
Contact salutationMr.
Contact first nameMark
Contact last nameMiller
Contact tagEsq.
Contact phone #856-858-9500
Skill creditsYES, interview and advise clients, supervised appearances in administrative and court proceedings, depending on cases and ability.

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