Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) is seeking paid legal interns for the spring, summer, and fall semesters, with applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Responsibilities include legal and related research, analyzing emerging issues, and assisting in the preparation of complaints, reports, and other written products. Interested applicants must have completed at least one year of law school and must possess strong writing and analytical skills. This position will likely be remote so the applicant must also be able to work independently and have self-motivation to complete tasks without supervision. The legal intern position offers law students an opportunity to participate in a current hot-button issue of great public importance.

How to Apply

Please email a resume and cover letter to Please include  the semester for which you are applying, “Legal Intern”, and your last name in the subject line (e.g. Summer Legal Intern Smith). No phone calls, please. We are only able to respond to candidates we are contacting for an interview. CREW is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity in our workplace and in our work. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. We strongly encourage candidates from all groups and communities to apply.