CLF Student Internship Program

Application Deadline

March 10th, 2016


May-August 2016 (exact start and end dates remain flexible)

35 hours/week

TBD – This position is conditional, pending funding approval

Christian Legal Fellowship (CLF) seeks to reveal and implement a distinctly Christian worldview in every area of life, partic ularly in law and public policy, through scholarship, education, and advocacy.  Interns of the Christian Legal Fellowship will be trained to incorporate Christian principles in their analysis, practice, and ministry.  CLF also seeks to enhance the In terns’ sense of professional responsibility and their ability to reflect on and learn from their experiences. 

A summer internship with CLF is a great opportunity to gain experience in a legal setting, while also being exposed to the operations of a non-profit, and all that entails. Tasks may vary from legal research projects to event administration to writing and editing and/or design, to name a few. A CLF intern needs to be flexible and willing to take on a wide variety of projects.

Required Qualifications

We require the following qualifications from successful applicants:

  • Background in law (Preference given to CLF law student members)
  • Sees law as a ministry and committed to integrating faith with law as demonstrated by membership and active involvement in CLF 
  • Strong research and communication skills
  • Complete tasks thoroughly, with high attention to detail
  • Organized
  • Good time management and efficiency
  • Able to work well in a team setting and independently
  • Strong computer skills
    • Highly capable with Windows Office Suite and willing and able to learn additional programs, as required
  • High level of professionalism
  • Flexibility/willingness to work some evenings and weekends, as the need my arise
  • Agrees with CLF’s Objects and Statement of Faith and Board Approved Policies

Helpful Qualifications

Familiarity with and/or experience in the following would strengthen an internship application:

  • Graphic design
  • Website management
  • Social media
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Editing
  • Writing
  • Customer service
  • Editing software

Submitting An Application

Please send your cover letter and resume, Attn: Derek Ross, to with the subject line “CLF Intern Application”. Reference letters and transcripts may be requested. Reference letters and transcripts may be requested.