2018 Summer Law Clerk / Legal Intern – International Institute of Akron

Akron, OH – 2018 Summer Law Clerk / Legal Intern – International Institute of Akron

AkronLawJobs No. 9281

Responsibilities: Assist attorneys with initial client intake. Prepare immigration applications for clients. Interact directly with clients to obtain the correct information and documentation for their applications. Perform legal research and analysis. Draft legal memos. Assist clients and walk-ins at Front Desk Reception Area. Complete other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: 1L, 2L. Enrolled in an accredited law school or paralegal program. Able to work effectively in a fast-paced environment. Must possess effective verbal, written, de-escalation, and interpersonal skills. Able to work as part of a team. Demonstrated commitment to immigrant rights and willingness to support IIA’s mission, vision, and values. Commitment to working in a diverse working environment. Fluent in English. Strong organizational skills and ability to work independently. Proficiency in use of web-based software, MS Word, and basic data entry. Must be able to pass a BCI Background Check and a working interview. Please note that all of our internships are unpaid, but the program is competitive and you are encouraged to approach it in the same way you would a job.

How to Apply: E-mail your resume to Sila King at sila.king@iiakron.org

Deadline: May 20, 2018