Judicial Internship USDC DC – Judge Jackson

September 19, 2016

Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia is accepting applications for judicial internship positions for spring 2017.

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. Semester interns are expected to work a minimum of 15 hours per week, preferably over two full days a week.

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

Please send all applications by email to: Judge_Jackson_Internships@dcd.uscourts.gov. Please title the subject line as follows: Spring 2017 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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