CAIR Michigan, a 501(c)(3) civil rights nonprofit organization, is seeking interns and legal clerks. CAIR Michigan has served Michigan American Muslims in civil rights advocacy, education and legal services for over a decade.
School and workplace discrimination
Zoning discrimination (mosques, Islamic schools, community centers, cemeteries)
Religious profiling at the US-Canada border and airports
Religious accommodation for prisoners
Representation during federal interrogations
The internship is open to first year law students. The legal intern will work closely with CAIR-MI Staff Attorney on each of the following:
The clerkship is for second and third year law students. The law clerk will work closely with CAIR-MI Staff Attorney on resolving religious discrimination cases reported to CAIR-MI. Clerks will be expected to do the following:
For questions or more information, please contact the CAIR Michigan office at 248-559-CAIR, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also visit our website cairmichigan.org. To apply, submit a cover letter, resume and a legal writing sample to email@example.com and fill out an Application Here.