ASIL Publications Intern
Founded in 1906, ASIL is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, educational membership
organization. ASIL’s mission is to foster the study of international law and to promote the establishment
and maintenance of international relations on the basis of law and justice. The Society’s members
comprise attorneys, academics, judges, students, and others interested in international law.
ASIL publications include: American Journal of International Law,International Legal Materials,
International Law in Brief, and ASIL Insights, among others.
The Publication Intern will assist the editors by performing substantive legal
research, proofreading, editing, and bluebooking articles for publication on cutting-edge developments
in international law for International Legal Materials (ILM),International Law in Brief,and
ASIL Insights. Depending on the Intern’s interest and ability, he or she may be invited to draft
Introductory Notes analyzing and providing context to primary source legal documents to appear with
their byline in ILM.
- Open to second- and third-year law students or recent graduates.
- Journal experience and familiarity with the Bluebook is required.
- Coursework in legal research, legal writing, and international law is required.
- Candidates should possess excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills.
- Interest in international law and foreign relations preferred.
- Knowledge of foreign languages is desirable.
The internship is unpaid, and a commitment of at least one day per week for the duration of the semester
Please submit a letter of interest, resume, references, and a recent writing sample to Kate Doty, at
[email protected] (put “Publications Intern” in the subject line).