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Join Washington Lawyer’s Committee in dismantling injustice and pursuing lasting change.

The Washington Lawyers’ Committee offers unique career opportunities to students and professionals interested in litigation and advocacy on a broad range of discrimination and civil rights issues.

Select a category to view the positions currently available:

Supervising Counsel

The Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs (“the Committee”) seeks a Supervising Counsel in our housing practice. Read More

 

Attorney in Employment and Workers’ Rights Practice

The Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs (“the Committee”) seeks an Attorney to bring litigation and pursue advocacy in our employment and workers’ rights practice. Read More

 

Attorney in Housing Practice

The Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs (“the Committee”) seeks an Attorney to bring litigation and pursue policy advocacy in our housing practice. Read More

 

Attorney in Disability Rights and Education Practices

The Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs (“the Committee”) seeks an Attorney to bring litigation and pursue policy advocacy in our disability rights and education practices. Read More

 

Fall 2023 Civil Rights Fellowship

The Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs welcomes fellowship proposals from law students and law clerks committed to racial justice and interested in civil rights litigation and advocacy. The Committee seeks proposals for fellowships beginning in Fall 2023. Read More

 

Prisoners’ Rights Internship

The Prisoners’ Rights Team is currently accepting applications for the Winter and Spring 2023 Prisoners’ Rights Internship. The deadline to apply is December 5, 2022. Read More

 

Civil Rights Legal Internship

The Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs civil rights internships provides law students with hands-on experience in civil rights litigation and advocacy. Read More

 

Two Paralegal Positions

The Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs (“the Committee”) seeks two Paralegals. Read More

 

No positions available.