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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:

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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 Fall 2022 Prisoners’ Rights Internship. The deadline to apply was August 8, 2022. Read More

 

Civil Rights Legal Internship

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

 

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Education Justice Organizer/Advocate

The Education Justice Organizer will work primarily with parents of color in District of Columbia Public Schools to exercise their collective power to ensure a rich, joyful, and equitable learning communities in their neighborhood public schools. Read More