Civil Rights Litigation Fellowship

As of September 2016, the Firm has completed its hiring for the 2016-2017 Civil Rights Litigation Fellowship. We encourage qualified applicants to submit applications for the 2017-2018 Civil Rights Litigation Fellowship. We will review applications on a rolling basis and will contact you if we are able to consider you for a position.

Position Description:

Our Civil Rights Litigation Fellowship lasts for one year, with the opportunity to apply for a permanent associate position when the fellowship ends. The Fellow participates in all aspects of litigation, from interviewing clients to assisting with trials, hearings and mediations. Fellows have extensive client contact and participate in case development and strategy. We also encourage Fellows’ professional development by providing time for Fellows to attend seminars and trainings and to seek out opportunities for publication.


Our ideal Fellow candidate has excellent research and writing skills, strong academic credentials, a desire to litigate, and a demonstrated commitment to civil rights.

To Apply for a Fellowship Position:

Please send an email addressed to Lynne Bernabei, Esq., subject line "[Last Name] – Fellowship Application", to Please attach a cover letter, resume, official or unofficial law school transcript, and a writing sample of no more than ten pages. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. We are an equal employment opportunity employer. No phone calls please.