Legal Momentum is seeking rising third-year law students and recent graduates to sponsor for a 2019-2020 Equal Justice Works, Skadden, or similar funding opportunity fellowship. 

About Legal Momentum 

Legal Momentum was founded as the NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund in 1970. We are the nation’s oldest civil rights organization dedicated to advancing the rights of women and girls. Our targeted litigation, innovative policy advocacy, and education in five areas—workplace equality and economic empowerment; violence against women; fairness in the courts; equality in education; and human trafficking—secure equality and opportunity for women and girls. For further information about our current work, please see www.legalmomentum.org.

Application Instructions

Application deadline is August 31, 2018.

Early applications are strongly encouraged and preference is given to early applications. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

Application Procedure
  • Submit a cover letter with proposed project description, resume, transcript (unofficial is acceptable), a sample legal writing (3-5 pages), and the names of three (3) references (at least one from a current professor)
  • Send application via e-mail to fellowships@legalmomentum.org  

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Potential internship candidates will be interviewed either in person or by telephone.

Legal Momentum is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.