Fellows spend their summer working on a variety of innovative initiatives and projects at one of our host legal services organizations during the summer. Learn more about each of the fellowship positions below. 


Michigan Legal Help Program

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

The Michigan Legal Help Program works with judges, courts, lawyers, bar associations, nonprofit legal aid agencies, legal self-help centers, libraries and many others to promote coordinated and quality assistance for persons representing themselves in civil legal matters in Michigan.


Legal Services State Support, a project of the Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

Location: St. Paul, MN

Legal Services State Support's mission is to improve access to justice for all Minnesotans. State Support's unique role is to provide information, connections, and tools for the public and for advocates, and to support the civil legal aid programs who share our mission.


Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

Location: Baltimore, MD

MVLS is a private, non-profit legal services provider established in 1981 to help meet the need for civil legal services in Maryland. Our mission is to provide quality civil legal assistance to Marylanders with limited income at low or no cost.


Legal Aid Society of Hawaii

Location: Honolulu, HI

Helping the people of Hawai‘i meet their legal needs since 1950. As the state’s oldest and largest non-profit, public interest law firm with offices statewide; Legal Aid helps ensure justice and fairness for all by providing civil legal aid to the most vulnerable in our society.


Alaska Legal Services Corporation

Location: Anchorage, Alaska

Alaska Legal Services Corporation mission is to provide high quality civil legal services to low income and disadvantaged people and communities to protect their safety, their health and promote family stability. We are dedicated to bridging the statewide gap between those who need civil legal help and those who are able to get it. We have an unwavering and longstanding commitment to assuring that Alaska’s rural communities have access to the justice system.


Illinois Legal Aid Online

Location: Chicago IL

Illinois Legal Aid Online's mission is to increase access to justice for lower-income and vulnerable Illinois residents through the innovative use of technology to assist and educate the public and to train and support legal aid providers and pro bono attorneys.



Location: Helena, MT

Montana Legal Services Association (MLSA) is a law firm that empowers low-income people by providing legal information, advice, and other services free of charge. MLSA works both on individual cases and under a systemic approach to help low-income people escape domestic violence, keep their housing, preserve their public benefits, protect their finances, and more.


Northwest Justice Project

Location: Seattle, WA

NJP’s mission is to secure justice through high quality legal advocacy that promotes the long-term well-being of low-income individuals, families, and communities. As a dynamic statewide law firm, we pursue our mission through legal advice and representation, community partnerships, and education to empower clients and combat injustice in all its forms.


Blue Ridge Legal Services

Location: Harrisonburg, VA


About Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc. provides free legal assistance in civil matters of critical importance to low-income residents of the Shenandoah Valley and Roanoke Valley. BRLS is committed to eliminating poverty-based inequities in the civil justice system by providing high-quality legal advice and representation to low-income residents of our service area, folks who would otherwise be unable to obtain legal help due to their poverty