Church World Service (CWS)
A prominent non-profit in the fields of global development and immigrants and refugees rights, CWS was founded in 1946 and now has offices all over the world. Its headquarters are right next to campus, on 475 Riverside Drive. CWS provides low-fee and pro bono programs that are not restricted to any particular religious group.
Columbia Law students may apply to assist CWS’s senior staff attorney in in its immigration and refugee program. Students may decide to assist CWS in a great many ways, including research, outreach, clinics, advocacy, client assistance, clerical, data compilation.
The program may recruit two to three students at a time for semester long commitments of 5 to 10 hours per week.
For more information, please contact Emma DiNapoli ([email protected]) or Quinn Leary ([email protected]).