Litigation Interns

Planned ParenthoodNew York, NY

2 months ago


Job Title

Summer Litigation Intern

Job Location

New York, NY

Job Overview

  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) is seeking rising 2L and 3L law student interns for its Public Policy Litigation and Law Department.
  • Full-time position for the summer of 2024.
  • Remote work option available.
  • PPFA engages in impact litigation, strategic legal advice, and advocacy in the area of reproductive rights.


  • Final offers for this job will be based on capabilities and will be made within the parameters of the PPFA compensation program.
  • Total offer package includes generous vacation, sick leave, and paid holidays.
  • Individual/family provided medical, dental, and vision benefits from day 1.
  • Life insurance, short/long term disability, paid family leave, and 401k.
  • Voluntary opt-in for Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Transportation/Commuter accounts.


  • Assist PPFA attorneys with various litigation responsibilities.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis.
  • Draft memoranda, pleadings, affidavits, and briefs.
  • Support factual development for ongoing or developing litigation.
  • Communicate with clients.


  • Rising 2L or 3L law students preferred.
  • Excellent research and writing skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to social justice.
  • Strong interest in reproductive rights and justice, health law, racial and economic justice, and/or public interest law.
  • Applicants are encouraged to seek outside funding, but PPFA may provide funding if necessary.

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People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Law64%

  • Political Science And Government6%

  • Economics2%

  • Psychology2%

  • History1%

  • 224 other majors23%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • US Department Of Justice
  • Federal Judiciary
  • US District Court
  • SEC
  • NYC
Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For New York, NY | $5,639/mo

  • Housing/Rent$3,481

  • Miscellaneous$1,007

  • Food$505

  • Utilities$328

  • Transportation$318


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