Careers & Internships


The Law Center seeks diverse, well-qualified candidates with a passion for social justice. In addition to permanent staff positions, the Law Center hosts sponsor-paid and unpaid fellowships, internships, and pro bono opportunities. The Law Center is an equal opportunity employer. Persons of color, LGBTQIA+ persons, persons with disabilities, and persons with direct experience of homelessness are especially encouraged to apply. Please review the linked job descriptions for application instructions.


Director of Development 

The National Homelessness Law Center (Law Center) seeks a strategic, collaborative, mission-driven thought partner to serve as our Development Director to oversee all fundraising strategy in partnership with a dedicated staff.  The Law Center is the legal arm of the national movement to end homelessness and is looking for a leader compelled by the national housing crisis and energized by our vision of housing as a human right and commitment to dismantling structural racism.


Legal internships are available to second- and third-year law students. (Rising 2Ls may apply for summer internships.)
Policy internships are available to undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent graduates.

Development and communications internships are available to undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent graduates.


The Law Center is accepting proposals for post-graduate legal fellowships, including Skadden, Equal Justice Works, and other fellowship programs. Interested students should apply to the Law Center before August 1, 2021. Candidates will coordinate with the Law Center to submit applications in September 2021, for work to begin in September 2022. Click here for more information.

AmeriCorps VISTA

The Law Center hosts members of the AmeriCorps VISTA program. We are currently seeking VISTAs to fulfill the following roles.

Development Networks & Events VISTA

Programs Networks & Events VISTA

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