Consumer Justice Program (CJP)

Legal Intern #MG
1 position, unpaid
20-40 hours per week (flexible)
May 21-August 3, 2018

Description:  The intern will be supervised by Matt Gaudin, Staff Attorney for the CJP team.  The intern will assist with current and prospective Bankruptcy cases, debtor creditor issues, guardianship, estate planning and more. Duties include legal research and writing, document review, and assisting with client intake.

The goal of this program is to introduce an intern to the Consumer Justice Program, develop legal skills and provide a deeper understanding of the Clinic’s prophetic call to “Seek justice, defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow. (Isaiah 1:17).

Qualifications: Law students (1L, 2L or 3L) should have the ability to learn quickly, work independently, and be comfortable with client interaction. Having prior experience or coursework with bankruptcy is helpful. 

Application Materials and Deadline:  Please submit a cover letter referencing the Consumer Justice Program Legal Intern #MG, resume, and unofficial law school transcript by February 9, 2018 to the attention of Kathleen Bloxsome, Volunteer Coordinator at kbloxsome@nclegalclinic.org     Please note that positions may be filled on a rolling basis prior to this deadline.