The Law Firm of Figeroux & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Legal Unpaid Internship

The unpaid internship program is offered in our downtown Brooklyn office, where we conduct a diverse practice specializing in Bankruptcy Law.

Our general practice also includes:

  • IMMIGRATION — Family & Employment-based
  • REAL ESTATE transactions
  • TAX

Successful candidate(s) will gain experience in all aspects of LAW PRACTICE under direct attorney supervision and will receive training in:

  • Writing Legal Memos on Motions for Summary Judgment, Motions to Dismiss, Temporary Restraining Orders, PI, Attachment.
  • Training in ECF, PACER, NYSCEF, and more.
  • Interviewing Clients, Court Appearances.
  • Working with government agencies.
  • Drafting Complaints, Answers, Affirmative Defenses & Counterclaims.
  • Conducting Discovery, such as Automatic Disclosures, Interrogatories, Requests for Document Production, Deposition Appearance.
  • Promoting law firm on social media.

Great opportunity for:

  • Paralegal and Legal Marketing Students.
  • Recent law school graduate or law student looking to obtain crucial experience in above specialty work in a competitive market or to apply to future careers.
  • An attorney from a foreign state with limited knowledge about NY/Fed practice.
  • Gain hands-on legal experience in a fast-paced law firm with experienced attorneys and staff. Mentors will work one-and-one with an intern, and interns will be assigned tasks most geared to their interest.
  • Interns can also receive academic credit under school program, and a letter of recommendation upon request and successful completion.
  • Fluency in foreign languages such as Spanish is a plus.

Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter & writing sample(s) via email to