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Clerkships, Internships & Fellowships

Opportunities for Law Students

Looking for an internship in animal law? The Animal Legal Defense Fund offers a list of current internship opportunities at various law firms and non-profit organizations across the country.

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Legislative Affairs Program Fellow  

Externships and Volunteer Positions – Fall 2021  

Spring 2022 Externships and Volunteer Opportunities  

Clerkships – Summer 2022  

Opportunities at other organizations

As the preeminent animal law experts, the Animal Legal Defense Fund shares a centralized location for internship postings from external entities as a courtesy to those interested in using their skills to improve the lives of animals.

Senior Litigation Fellow  
Yale Law School
New Haven, Connecticut

Rights Research Fellowship  
Harvard Animal Law & Policy Program
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Spring 2022 Legal Advocacy Internship  
Animal Outlook

Legislative Advocacy Internship  
Best Friends Animal Society

Grassroots Advocacy Internship  
Best Friends Animal Society

Employment Opportunities

The Animal Legal Defense Fund provides a listing of available positions throughout the animal law field - including joining our team! Check out available opportunities now!

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