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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 by the close of business on May 15, 2017.  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.