Fall Externship Hon. Amy B. Jackson (D.C.D.C)
June 14, 2012
Judge Amy B. Jackson of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia is now accepting applications for internship positions for Fall 2012.
Interns will research substantive and procedural legal issues and draft written recommendations for resolving those issues. They will also be responsible for detailed editing and citation checking. Additionally, interns will have regular opportunities to observe court proceedings.
This unpaid internship is open to all law students. Fall interns are expected to work ten to fifteen hours per week, preferably including one eight hour day on a Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, transcript (unofficial is accepted), three professional or academic references, and a short (15 pages or less) writing sample that reflects the applicant’s research and analytical skills.
Applications should be sent via email to Judge_Jackson_Internships@dcd.uscourts.gov. Please title the subject line as follows: “Fall 2012: [applicant’s name].” Applications must be submitted by August 10 and will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
Questions may be directed to chambers via phone at 202-354-3460 or to the above email address.