We are AARP Foundation Litigation, the litigating unit of AARP Foundation.
We are looking for a top-notch graduating law student with a passion for litigation to work with us to end senior poverty. If you are a critical thinker, an eager learner, and a team player who wants to gain valuable experience in public interest law, read on.
We seek someone who:
has strong academic credentials and a demonstrated interest in public service.
is smart, ambitious, and intellectually curious.
is a diligent researcher and an excellent writer.
is offended by injustice and wants to do something about it.
Working under the supervision of AARP Foundation attorneys, you will:
Conduct legal research
Draft memoranda, pleadings, briefs, and other legal documents
Assist in civil discovery
Interview current and potential clients
Work with outside co-counsel
Participate in litigation strategy
Current third-year or otherwise graduating law student
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills
Proficiency with LEXIS and other legal research platforms
Significant experience with The Blue Book: A Uniform System of Citation
Demonstrated public interest/public service interest or experience
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