The Global Justice Center (GJC), an international law and gender equality focused human rights organization, is seeking a highly motivated and energetic Legal Intern for the spring semester. We are looking for a dedicated advocate with a passion for human rights and gender equality who is interested in working with our small and dynamic team. The ideal candidate is a team player who is familiar with or interested in international human rights norms and reproductive rights/accountability for sexual and gender-based violence. GJC values our interns, and we aim to provide plenty of opportunities for creativity in legal analysis, academic growth, exposure to current trends and issues in international human rights law, and most importantly, the ability to make a strong contribution to a pioneering international human rights legal organization.
GJC offers interns to complete their position either remotely or in-person in our New York office. As such, applicants are encouraged to apply regardless of location. Access to reliable internet is necessary. Interns must commit to a minimum of 10 hours per week.
• Enrolled law student.
• Interest in and knowledge of women's rights, international relations, law, public policy, transitional justice, or nation-building preferred.
• Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
• Languages a plus.
• Ability to work independently.