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Fellowship Application Announcement

ELDER LAW & ADVOCACY

SUMMER 2017 FELLOWSHIP APPLICATION ANNOUNCEMENT

AND APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Elder Law & Advocacy’s Summer 2017 Fellowship is a paid summer position, designed to assist low-income, monolingual or bilingual Spanish speaking clients in a court-based clinic setting located in El Centro, California.  The ideal candidate will be bilingual with a passion for using their legal skills and education to better the lives of others.

The selected Fellowship candidate will assist clinic participants with both landlord/tenant matters and elder abuse restraining orders under the direct supervision of the clinic’s lead attorney.  Applicants must be either an incoming 2L or 3L, or recent law school graduate.

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Please submit the following documents electronically in a single PDF file in the order indicated below to creilly@seniorlaw-sd.org .  Please title the email “(Your Name) –Fellowship Application”.

  1. Signed fellowship application
  2. Writing Sample
  3. Letters of recommendation (2 total) from a
  • Former employer;  and
  • Law school professor

For the application please follow the link below:

ELDER LAW summer fellow application 2017NEW

This fellowship is supported by the California Bar Foundation and San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association Scholarship Fund.