Law Student Externship Opportunities

For summer and select semesters, law student externs may volunteer with LA HLPP. Students receive training in HIV/AIDS-related legal issues, including: Advance Planning Affordable Care Act and HIV, Debtor/Creditor Issues, Employment Rights and Protections for PLWH, Health Insurance Appeals, HIV and the Law, Immigration, Landlord Tenant disputes, Privacy/Confidentiality, Public Benefits and other legal issues. 

In addition, students may get actively involved by interviewing LA HLPP callers and providing telephone assistance and information. Students may also have the opportunity to develop research and writing skills by drafting correspondence and conducting legal research for callers.  Students will have the additional opportunity to participate in health fairs and community education programs as schedules permit. Enrich your law school experience and join us!

Pro Bono Attorney Opportunities

The Pro Bono Program gives attorneys who are interested HIV/AIDS, disability rights law, and social justice, and other related opportunities to hone their advocacy skills and to make a difference in the community.

General Volunteer Opportunities

LA HLPP needs enthusiastic volunteers for a number of aspects of our program. Please call (310) 794-7385 to volunteer. We have need for volunteers with skills and talents in areas such as Intake, Administration, and Events.

If you have questions or need additional information about volunteering with our project or the application process, please contact us at

How to Apply

If you are interested in volunteering, you may also complete the form below. We will respond to inquiries at our earliest convenience.