The key responsibilities of legal interns in the Office of General Counsel are the review and analysis of appellate court decisions in criminal cases and identification and entry of data pertaining to appellate arguments related to federal sentencing.
Additional duties include, but are not limited to, supporting the Office of General Counsel with general legal research relating to criminal law and procedure, application of the federal sentencing guidelines, and operation of an independent judicial agency.
Mandatory Qualification Requirements: Applicants must have completed at least two semesters of study at an accredited law school. Candidates must be currently enrolled in law school, must be in good academic standing, and must possess excellent research, writing and cite checking skills.
Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to applicants who have law journal experience.
Applicants must have completed at least two semesters of study at an accredited law school. Candidates must be currently enrolled in law school, and must be in good academic standing. Resumes should include applicant's current grade point average, class rank (if applicable), writing experience (no writing samples), and relevant employment experience. Writing sample, law school transcript, and references to be provided upon request.
Closing Date: 31st May, 2021