Experience the Law
VLP offers a variety of experiences in different practice areas. Explore the different practice areas that we offer below and indicate your area of interest in you application.
Benefits of Interning with VLP
Don’t take our word for it – here’s what our past interns have to say:
Where Are They Now?
Many law students have interned with VLP over the years.
Housing Staff Attorney
Stephanie interned for VLP in the Summer of 2019 and was chosen as the recipient of our 2019 Champions for Justice Law Student Award to commend her outstanding abilities and work ethic. Stephanie is now a Staff Attorney in VLP’s housing unit, serving tenants facing eviction as well as assisting with other legal issues surrounding their tenancy.
Family Law Staff Attorney
Kaitlyn Lauber interned in the Summer and Fall of 2020 and was awarded the 2021 New York State Bar Association Pro Bono Law Student Award for her work with VLP. Kaitlyn is now a Staff Attorney in VLP’s family law unit serving low-income clients through our Family Court Help Desk.
Immigration Staff Attorney
Shelby interned for VLP in the Summer of 2018. She enjoyed her time at VLP so much that she continued on every Friday throughout the following semester. Shelby was chosen as the recipient of our 2018 Champions for Justice Law Student Award in recognition of her 400+ hours of volunteerism. She is now an Immigration Staff Attorney in our Buffalo office.