Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

ABA Seeking Fall 2012 Law Clerks and Undergraduate Interns to Assist Immigration Detainees


"The ABA Commission on Immigration is seeking talented law clerks and interns to assist in cutting-edge, individualized assistance to detainees held by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).  The ABA is the only organization in the country that accepts calls from all 250 detention facilities across the nation with a goal of ensuring that immigration laws respect the due process rights of immigrants, benefit adult and children immigrants and refugees detained by the ICE, and promote pro bono practices across the country.  Duties of interns consist of communicating with immigration detainees in ICE custody in detention centers, determining what information may assist them, and assembling the appropriate materials.  Interns are trained in identifying specific complaints regarding