National Center for Lesbian Rights

Stuart M. Biegel Clerkship in LGBTQ Law

Jobs & Opportunities

Thanks to a generous bequest from the Stuart M. Biegel Trust, NCLR is pleased to offer the Stuart M. Biegel Clerkship in LGBTQ Law.  

The Stuart M. Biegel Clerkship in LGBTQ Law funds a clerkship for law students or recent law school graduates to work at NCLR for 8 to 14 weeks, with a preference for current students or recent graduates of UCLA School of Law. The clerk will assist NCLR’s Legal department with a range of work including litigation, policy, and the helpline, to secure progress for and protect the rights of LGBTQ people and communities. NCLR accepts clerks throughout the year, and both full-time and part-time clerks are eligible for this clerkship. The current wage for NCLR clerks and interns is $16.07/hour.

Stuart M. Biegel was a distinguished academic and steadfast supporter of social justice, including LGBTQ rights. It is NCLR’s hope that these two internships will continue his legacy of advancing civil rights for all. More about his life, research, teaching, and advocacy.

To inquire about openings in this clerkship, please contact info@nclrights.org.

Equal Opportunity Statement

The National Center for Lesbian Rights affirmatively values diversity and seeks to hire staff that reflects the diversity of our communities. Transgender people, non-binary people, intersex people, people of color, formerly incarcerated people, and people with disabilities are particularly encouraged to apply.NCLR provides reasonable accommodations for the application, interview, or any other aspect of the employee selection process to applicants with disabilities. Please e-mail ebrogden@nclrights.org to request an accommodation.

NCLR is an equal opportunity employer. NCLR is committed to providing a work environment free of harassment, discrimination, retaliation, and disrespectful or other unprofessional conduct based on sex, sex stereotype, race, color, creed, gender, gender identity, gender expression, religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, sexual orientation, weight, height, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to all employment practices including hiring, benefits, promotions, training, disciplinary action, and termination.

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