Summer Law Clerk Portal

Welcome summer law clerks! While the summer of 2020 is likely not what any of us expected, the legal aid community is strong and resilient. We are grateful to the incoming summer law clerk class for your work in helping advance access to justice. We hope the below resources prove useful.
Below is a list of resources geared towards law students holding summer internships with civil legal aid organizations throughout California. This page is intended to centralize relevant learning opportunities and social and other community building events as law students undertake their internships and navigate legal services work.

Skill Building

Public Interest Bootcamp Series, Pro Bono Training Institute (Online, On Demand Courses)

Check out other trainings from the Pro Bono Training Institute, a collaborative project created by the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles, Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County, and OneJustice.

Articles and Other Resources

Social Events: Building Community

Working remotely does not mean you are alone. The legal aid community in California is diverse, dedicated, and committed to access to justice. Please join and get to meet fellow law clerks and others who work in the public interest field. Please feel free to share other events and opportunities with us by emailing We will continue to add events as we receive them – please check back for updates.

Upcoming Webinars and Training Calendar 

Please feel free to share webinars and trainings with us by completing this survey. We will continue to add events as we receive them – please check back for updates.
For additional trainings geared towards legal aid attorneys, please check out the trainings calendar hosted by the Legal Aid Association of California.