Below are positions for which we are currently hiring, please contact the indicated e-mails with questions.

Legal Intern [Fall 2016 and/or Spring 2017]

The Fair Elections Legal Network is seeking current law students with strong academic credentials and a demonstrated commitment to civil rights.  Primary responsibility will be to support the work of the legal staff to identify and respond to legal and administrative obstacles to voter participation and election administration. Duties will include performing legal research for legislation, reports, and litigation; identifying relevant legal, rulemaking or legislative proceedings; and interacting with election reform organizations and key elections officials.  Additional responsibilities may include assisting with outreach and organizing for our Campus Vote Project.

This is a great opportunity for exposure to election law for someone who is a self-starter and comfortable handling significant responsibility. Must possess strong research, analytical, and written and oral communication skills. Ability to meet deadlines is required.

For students with a full course load, a time commitment of 10-15 hours/week is expected.  Flexible start and end date. FELN will assist students in obtaining academic credit for the internship.

Interested law students should send a cover letter and resume to jobs@fairelectionsnetwork.com.


Legal Intern [Summer 2017]

The Fair Elections Legal Network is seeking current law students with strong academic credentials. Primary responsibility will be to support the work of the legal staff to identify and respond to legal and administrative obstacles to voter participation. Duties will include performing legal research for legislation, reports, and litigation; identifying relevant legal, rulemaking, or legislative proceedings; and interacting with election reform organizations and key election officials. Additional responsibilities may include assisting with outreach and organizing for a student voting project.

Qualifications: This is a great opportunity for exposure to election law for someone who is a self-starter and comfortable handling significant responsibility. Must possess strong research, analytical, and written and oral communications skills. Ability to meet deadlines is required.

10 week commitment of 40 hours/week during Summer 2017. Flexible start and end date. FELN will assist students in obtaining academic credit for the internship.

Interested law students should send a cover letter and resume to jobs@fairelectionsnetwork.com.