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Legal Internship (2L), Summer 2022

The ACLU-DC seeks second-year law students for full-summer internships in the summer of 2022. Legal interns will be exposed to and participate in the process of developing and litigating impact cases to advance civil rights and liberties.

Policy Counsel

The Policy Counsel will engage in local policy advocacy before the DC Council, the Mayor, and with administrative agencies to conduct policy research and analyze legislation, engage in lobbying with the DC Council, and represent the ACLU-DC in various coalitions and with stakeholder groups.