INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES - PRETORIA LAW CLINIC AND STRATEGIC LITIGATION

 

 

Lawyers for Human Rights is inviting applications from law students and graduates with an interest in human rights law and public interest litigation to apply for the volunteer internship programme in the Refugee and Migrant Rights Programme based in the Pretoria Law Clinic and the Strategic Litigation Programme based in the Johannesburg Law Clinic. The Refugee and Migrant Rights programme primarily services refugee and migrant clients. The Strategic Litigation Programme assist clients with impact litigation that has a broad public interest. The clinics aim to advance human rights and provide high-quality legal services to those who cannot afford private legal representation. 

 

Please note that our internship programme is fully unpaid and is full-time. 

 

Requirements:

·         penultimate or final year law students

·         LLB graduates

·         available for a minimum of three months

 

Skills and attributes:

·         proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (particularly Word and Excel)

·         legal research and writing skills

·         solid communication skills

·         adaptability and willingness to learn

 

To apply please forward a comprehensive CV, cover letter, and full academic transcript to Wayne Ncube at Wayne [at] lhr [dot] org [dot] za

 

Please note that applications close: 28 August 2019