Disability Rights Fellowship

The Brown, Goldstein & Levy Disability Rights Fellowship is available to law school graduates with a disability and zero to three years of legal experience. Applicants should have strong academic credentials, excellent writing skills, and a demonstrated commitment to disability rights.  It is a one-year fellowship and may include the opportunity for a second year.

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 BGL Disability Rights Fellowship.  This fellowship will begin on September 18, 2017 and end on August 31, 2018.

For more information, please download our Fellowship Brochure or Fellowship Application.

A completed application will consist of the following:

  1. a cover letter, no longer than two pages, explaining the ways in which you meet the selection criteria;
  2. a copy of your law school transcript, including an explanation of your institution’s grading policy;
  3. a legal writing sample with a cover page indicating the source of the sample, any editing or contributions by persons other than the applicant, and the legal citation style used;
  4. a current resume; and
  5. a list of three references, including name, relationship, and contact information.

Applications must be received no later than November 4, 2016.  Please submit your application by e-mail to recruiting@browngold.com or by mail to:

Disability Rights Fellowship
Brown, Goldstein & Levy, LLP
120 E. Baltimore Street, Suite 1700
Baltimore, MD 21202

Current Fellow

Albert Elia

Albert Elia

Former Fellows

Brett Watson (2013-2015)      Rebecca Rodgers (2012-2013)   Dan Ross (2011-2012)         Tim Elder  (2010-2011)           Brett Felter (2009-2010)

Brett WatsonPhoto of Dan Ross