Legal interns will be exposed to and participate in the process of developing and litigating impact cases to advance civil rights and liberties, and will also likely interview potential clients and help investigate the facts of potential cases.
This is the careers page for the ACLU of the District of Columbia, not the National ACLU or the ACLU's D.C.-based National Political Advocacy Department. To see job opportunities at the national ACLU, please go here. Applications and emails we receive regarding positions at National will not receive a response from the ACLU-DC office.
Announcement regarding summer 2022 legal internships: The ACLU-DC will not be offering 1L internships for the summer of 2022. We encourage interested students to apply for a summer 2023 internship as a 2L in the fall of 2022. Thank you for your interest.