Summer 2019 Clerkships with the Clinical Education Program

Applications due: March 25, 2019 | Summer 2019 Clerkships in the Clinical Education Program

Summer Clerkship at Pepperdine Legal Aid Clinic

The Pepperdine Legal Aid Clinic (located in the Union Rescue Mission in downtown Los Angeles) will offer a part-time summer law clerk program, to begin May 20, 2019. Student law clerks will gain hands-on experience as they provide civil legal services to clients of URM, Covenant House Youth Shelter, and other local rehabilitation programs. Accepted students may choose to earn academic credit, apply for the Public Interest Summer Fellowship, or volunteer. All interested 1L and 2L students are invited to submit a resume and cover letter to Professor Brittany Stringfellow Otey by March 25, 2019 (brittany.stringfellow@pepperdine.edu).

Summer Clerkship at Pepperdine Low Income Taxpayer Clinic

The Pepperdine Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (located in the Union Rescue Mission in downtown Los Angeles) will offer a part-time summer law clerk program, to begin May 20, 2019. Student law clerks will gain hands-on experience as they represent clients in IRS controversies. Accepted students may choose to earn academic credit, apply for the Public Interest Summer Fellowship, or volunteer. All interested 1L and 2L students are invited to submit a resume and cover letter to Professor Isai Cortez by March 25, 2019 (isai.cortez@pepperdine.edu).

Summer Clerkship at Pepperdine Community Justice Clinic

The Community Justice Clinic (located at the School of Law in Malibu) will offer a part-time summer law clerk program, to begin May 20, 2019. Student law clerks will gain hands-on experience as they provide civil legal services to nonprofit and religious corporation, international nongovernmental organizations, and other community groups. This is work in three general areas: corporate and transactional; policy research and advocacy; and general legal services. Accepted students may choose to earn academic credit, apply for the Public Interest Summer Fellowship, or volunteer. All interested 1L and 2L students are invited to submit a resume and cover letter to Professor Jeffrey R. Baker by March 25, 2019 (jeff.baker@pepperdine.edu).

Summer Clerkship at Pepperdine Restoration and Justice Clinic

The Restoration and Justice Clinic (located at the School of Law in Malibu) will offer a part-time summer law clerk program, to begin May 20, 2018.  Student law clerks will gain hands-on experience as they provide civil legal services to victims of human trafficking, sexual assault, and domestic violence. Students will engage in legal research and writing, civil litigation, advice and counsel, multidisciplinary collaboration, negotiation, case evaluation and multiple forms of advocacy.  Accepted students may choose to earn academic credit, apply for the Public Interest Summer Fellowship, or volunteer. All interested 1L and 2L students are invited to submit a resume and cover letter to Professor Tanya Cooper by March 25, 2019 (tanya.cooper@pepperdine.edu).