Federal Court Internship – summer 2016

December 1, 2015

Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia is accepting applications for judicial internship positions for summer 2016.

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. Summer interns are expected to work full time for at least 10 weeks.

Applications should contain a cover letter, resume, transcript (unofficial is accepted; first year students may submit transcripts separately when grades become available), three professional or academic references, and a short writing sample of 15 or fewer pages that reflects the applicant’s research and analytical skills.

Please send all applications by email to: Judge_Jackson_Internships@dcd.uscourts.gov. Please title the subject line as follows:

Summer 2016 Intern Application: [applicant’s name]

Please do not mail applications. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Questions may be directed to chambers by phone at 202-354-3460 or to the above email address.

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