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B’nai B’rith Justice Unit #5207 Maurice Berkowitz Summer Fellowship

The B’nai B’rith Justice Unit #5207 Maurice Berkowitz Summer Fellowship is available to law school students with an interest in public interest law.

The B’nai B’rith Justice Unit #5207 will sponsor a Fellowship this summer with the Legal Aid Programs in Broward. The Fellow will spend 6 weeks at LAS/CCLA working directly with clients and staff attorneys. The Fellowship will take place during a mutually agreed upon and consecutive 6 week period between May 1, 2019 and August 31, 2019, and the Fellow will receive a $1,800 stipend. Hours are 9 am – 5 pm Monday-Friday with a one hour lunch.

*Questions about the Fellowship or application process should be directed to Melisa Malone at mmalone@legalaid.org or 954.736.2470.


Monday, February 25th at 12:00 Noon| Application Deadline
(Applications must be submitted via email and time stamped prior to 12:00 Noon)

Friday, March 1st – Notification of Fellowship recipient

Please complete and return via E-mail to mmalone@legalaid.org by 12:00 Noon, Monday, February 25, 2019. You will receive an email confirmation of receipt of the application as soon as possible and/or by 1:00 p.m. that day.

The Maurice Berkowitz Summer Fellowship is made possible by the generous support of the B’nai B’rith Justice Unit #5207.