Closing Date: 20th December, 2022

Description:

Law student volunteers can expect to research and write motions and briefs in pending cases, including appellate briefs; to research legal issues for indictments and investigations; to assist AUSAs in preparing for criminal trials, including assembling exhibits, drafting jury instructions and compiling exhibit and witness lists; and attending hearings and trials as work schedules permit.

Qualifications:
2Ls will be considered for the summer program to work in the Criminal, Civil Divisions. 1Ls will be assigned to the Appellate Division. Must be a United States Citizen. Volunteers will be subject to a background investigation due to the sensitive nature of the work performed by the United States Attorney's Office.

The summer program requires a minimum 10 week full-time commitment.

Salary:
Law student volunteers are uncompensated but may receive course credit per school policies.

How to Apply:

Application Process:
Cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and a legal writing sample are required. Your resume and/or cover letter should include the dates you are available, email address, and telephone number where you can be reached during the day and evening.

Applications should be submitted via email to usance.resume@usdoj.gov.

Application Deadline: December 20

Selections will be made by late January