Part-Time Fall/Spring Law Clerk

The Youth Law Center hires law students to work part time, from eight to fifteen hours a week, during the school year. YLC also works with law students who are interested in externships, clinicals, and field placements. Students work closely with attorneys on pending federal civil rights litigation and juvenile justice and child welfare projects. The work includes:

  • Legal research and writing
  • Research and writing on public policy aspects of child welfare and juvenile justice
  • Working on YLC projects and publications

If you are interested, please submit a cover letter, resume, list of three personal references and a writing sample. Youth Law Center is an equal opportunity employer. Your application package may be submitted via the following link:


Or, you may send it via postal mail to:

Youth Law Center
attn: Selina Weiss
832 Folsom Street, #700
San Francisco, CA 94107

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