EDC hires law students for summer clerkships as well as externships during the regular school year. Law clerks and externs are involved in substantive activities such as conducting legal research; drafting memos and pleadings; participating in client meetings, strategy discussions and negotiations; appearing before public agencies; and observing court arguments. EDC attorneys involve students in every aspect of actual cases.
2L students with a background or interest in environmental law, and a demonstrated commitment to public interest work.
Preferred deadline for 2L applicants is Friday, October 30; applications may be submitted earlier and will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Preferred deadline for 1L applicants is Wednesday, January 8; applications may be submitted earlier and will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Applications for semester-length externships are accepted anytime, and evaluated on a rolling basis.
A Stipend and/or housing assistance may be available.
Closing Date: 30th October, 2021