Vacancies

Legal Services Intern

The Surveillance Technology Oversight Project’s legal services interns carry out a broad mix of direct legal services, impact litigation, research, and government affairs engagement. Our work includes a unique mix of criminal, civil, and administrative matters, ranging from challenges to discriminatory NYPD policies, to civil follow-on litigation for victims of hate crimes, and representation in national security investigations.

Qualifications:

  • Current or recent undergraduate / graduate student.
  • Stellar research and writing skills.
  • Comfort with Microsoft Office, Outlook, other productivity tools
  • Clear passion for civil rights, privacy, or related technical fields.
  • Preferred (not required): relevant coursework and/or prior legal office work.
  • Preferred (not required): minimum availability of 10 hours a week (Fall/Spring Semesters) or 20 hours a week (Summer Semester). Full time placements are always available.

To apply:

Email applications (cover letter, CV, transcript, and writing sample combined as a single PDF document) to info@stopspying.org using subject: “Legal Services Intern”.

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40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Telephone: 646.602.5600

Visit our website at: https://www.stopspying.org/

Hours

By appointment

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