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We are always looking for law students for our legal internships and volunteer positions. We have several openings now, and even more for May 2018.

To apply for an internship or opportunity as a law student, click here, or the Volunteer/Intern Application tab on the right.

Internships and Opportunities for Law Students

  • The Civil Legal Advocate Intern or Volunteer is responsible for attending Order for Protection hearings in Hennepin or Washington County, assisting with the writing and filing of Orders for Protection at Tubman, performing legal research, and completing necessary tasks for trial preparation.

  • The Criminal Legal Advocate is responsible for attending in-custody arraignments in Stillwater or St. Paul and relays information about criminal domestic assault cases to the clients involved. The Ramsey County Criminal Legal Advocate will serve the St. Paul/Ramsey County area.

  • The Criminal Legal Advocate is responsible for attending in-custody arraignments in Stillwater or St. Paul and relays information about criminal domestic assault cases to the clients involved. The Ramsey County Criminal Legal Advocate will serve the St. Paul/Ramsey County area.

  • The Family Law Clerk assists the legal department with family law and order for protection cases, including screening prospective legal clients, drafting pleadings, trial preparation, legal research and writing. They will be stationed at Chrysalis.

  • The Legal Counseling Advocate assists clients and attorneys at legal advice clinics focusing on divorce, child custody and other family law issues. Provide services that enable individuals to better navigate the legal system and community resources. Weeknight or Friday morning availability needed.

  • The Legal Counseling Advocate for Tubman’s Self-Represented Legal Clinic is responsible for assisting volunteer attorneys with providing pro se assistance and some legal services such as drafting of court documents, coaching on how to file paperwork, preparation for court appearances, etc. to low-income clients. This is a different position than a Legal Counseling Advocate.