Law School Summer Intern

internship - full time, paid

Office District Attorney
New York, NY
Closed
Posted 51 Days ago
Office District Attorney
New York, NY
internship - full time, paid
Posted 51 Days ago

Description

Law School Summer Intern 2020 Office of the District Attorney, Bronx County - Bronx, NY 3 hours agoFull-timeEstimated: $19,000 - $27,000 a year Apply Now Job Summary: The Bronx District Attorney's Office is seeking thirty 2L law students for its summer internship program. The eight-week program is scheduled to start on June 1, 2019, and end on July 24, 2019. Interns work full time, Mondays through Fridays, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Interns are assigned to a specific bureau within the Office and are directly supervised by an Assistant District Attorney. Job Responsibilities: Through our student practice order, interns have the opportunity to appear on the record at arraignments, calendar calls, hearings, and trials. Interns will observe and assist with witness interviews, hearings, and trials, listen to and transcribe 911 calls, and review police reports. They will participate in the decision making process regarding offers and aid in plea negotiations. The interns will attend weekly lectures given by members of the criminal justice community and may participate in field trips to the NYPD Firing Range, Rikers Island and Community Outreach outings. Additionally, interns are given the opportunity to participate in a police ride-along. Finally, every effort will be made to give each intern a writing assignment that can serve as a writing sample for job searches. Preferred Education and Experience/Qualifications: Current Law Student: Class JD class of 2021 Selected candidates will have to pass a background check prior to the start of the internship. Demonstrated interest in public service and criminal law. Ability to maintain confidentiality of information Deadline to apply: October 31, 2019 The Office of the Bronx District Attorney is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity and Inclusion

Skills

trials, criminal law, hearings, community outreach, writing, interviewing, criminal justice, education, public, criminal procedure, patent litigation, intellectual property, legal research, trademarks, legal writing

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