Summer Law Student Internship Program

2022 Summer Law Student Internship Flyer

2022 Summer Law Student Internship Program

CLI is looking for independent, responsible, hardworking, and entrepreneurial law students for our 10-week summer internship program that focuses on providing legal assistance to low-income and moderate-income consumers.

Interns will spend a portion of their summer at a small law firm and will spend a portion of their summer at a non-profit legal aid office. Placements will be determined by the student’s individual interests.  The responsibilities of interns will vary according to their individual interests and resulting placements; however, interns will generally be involved in client interviewing, community legal education, legal writing & research, and preparing legal documents.

The program will commence on June 13, 2022 and will conclude on August 5, 2022.

To apply, please send (1) a cover letter describing how this internship fits your career interests; (2) a resume; (3) a writing sample that does not exceed five pages; and (4) three references by 5/16/22. Your application should be sent via electronic mail to Miho Murai, Executive Director at with the subject heading “Summer Law Student Internship Application.”

For more information, see our 2022 Summer Law Student Internship Program flyer.

Based in the City of Compton, CLI’s mission is to increase legal service delivery in underserved communities. The organization, founded in 2005, realizes the challenges that individuals face in finding quality, ethical and affordable attorneys.