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Externship Category: Non-Profit Law

Externship SitePractice AreaDetails
Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta

SITE DESCRIPTION

Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta provides free business legal services to non-profit organizations by matching them with volunteer attorneys with the appropriate transactional expertise.

The extern will b expected to undertake (with supervision and assistance from the Executive Director) the following activities. Researching and answering specific legal questions raised by non-profits, preparing forms (e.g. sample by-laws, agreements and policies) to be used by our volunteer lawyers, drafting content, including articles and links relating to legal issues affecting nonprofits for our website, preparing the descriptions of available pro bono opportunities to be sent to our volunteer attorneys, and attending meetings between nonprofit clients and volunteer attorneys. This is a unique opportunity for a highly motivated student to interact with lawyers from major law firms and corporations in Atlanta and to have a positive impact on the nonprofit community.

STUDENT QUALIFICATIONS

Prerequisites: None

Preferences:

  • Second or third year law student
  • Strong preference for an extern with interest in transactional law

NO ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS