PLUS *Bonus Tips* For Medical-Legal Partnership Applications
The Equal Justice Works Fellowship Program is very competitive, receiving hundreds of applications each year for approximately 60 fellowship slots. To be considered, you must be a qualified and passionate lawyer who has developed a new and innovative legal project that can impact lives and serve communities in desperate need of legal assistance. We will cover how to prepare and complete a successful application. This presentation is intended for law students and recent graduates interested in pursuing a public interest legal career as well as law school professionals who advise students on fellowship and other public interest career opportunities.
Additionally, Ellen Lawton of the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership at GWU's Department of Health Policywill join us to discuss specific considerations for applicants interested in designing MLP projects. She will offer suggestions and resources for engaging healthcare partners, understanding the legal and healthcare landscape, and building sustainable strategies into your project.