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We are always looking for law students for our legal internships and volunteer positions! To apply for an internship or opportunity as a law student, click here, or the Volunteer/Intern Application tab on the right.

Opportunities for Law Students

  • 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 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.

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

  • Ramsey County, Washington County
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    The Criminal Legal Advocate is responsible for attending in-custody arraignments in either the Stillwater or suburban Ramsey County areas, and relays information about criminal domestic assault cases to the clients involved.

    The Ramsey County Criminal Legal Advocate will serve the suburban Ramsey County area.
    The Washington County Criminal Legal Advocate will serve Stillwater.