Centurion Ministries (d/b/a Centurion) is currently accepting applications for a 2023 fall semester intern and/or law clerk. More than one vacancy may be filled from this announcement. The deadline to apply is July 24, 2023.
The fall semester internship and/or clerkship is part-time, with an option to extend the internship to the spring semester if desired.
Each legal intern/clerk will receive one case to evaluate and recommend whether Centurion should take on the case, requiring them to work closely with Centurion’s case development team. In addition, the role will require the legal intern/clerk to complete research projects for, assist in the preparation for hearings and depositions, and participate in investigations.
Centurion attorneys also aim to fight the injustices that lead to wrongful convictions. The intern/clerk may also have the opportunity to work on amicus briefs and shadow Centurion attorneys in court.
The ideal candidate:
This is a hybrid position, requiring an intern and/or clerk to appear in the office no more than once a week. Travel to state facilities may be requested.
Centurion will provide a modest stipend.
Prospective applicants are required to submit a resume with 3 references, cover letter, and a writing sample no longer than 10 pages. Please combine all of these materials into a single PDF titled as Lastname.Firstname.Centurion Internship. An unofficial transcript may be requested.
Applications should be addressed and sent to:
Paul Casteleiro, Legal Director (Paul@centurion.org) Reference Fall 2023 Legal Internship in the subject.
Centurion is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and equitable working environment. Centurion defines diversity as the practice of including people from a range of religious, social, ethnic, and racial backgrounds, as well as people of any gender and identity expression, mental and physical ability, sexual orientation, and age.
Centurion believes that a diverse environment strengthens the representation for the clients we serve and strongly encourage people with diverse backgrounds to apply.