Job Details

Spring Internship **

Company name

Office of the Federal Defender, Eastern District of California

Organization Type


Job Type

Law Student


Fresno, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 20,2018

Posted on

Jan 17,2018
Apply for this job
Your Email:
Upload Resume:

8 hits


Spring Internship The candidate will join Capital Habeas Unit. The legal intern performs legal research using all available resources, including computer-assisted legal research tools. Research includes state and federal statutes, case law, regulations, precedents, treaties, and sentencing guidelines and related subject matter. Analyzes legal decisions, opinions, rulings, memoranda and related legal materials and prepares digests and indexes of those materials. Compiles and summarizes substantive information on statutes, treaties and specific legal subjects. Prepares jurisdictional statements, review of issues, comprehensive statements of relevant facts, standards of review and briefs complex legal and factual arguments. Obtains and reviews documents, records and information relevant to case preparation. Prepares legal memoranda, motions, and briefs for review by Capital Habeas Attorneys who represent state death row inmates in federal habeas corpus proceedings. Deadline : 30 October.

Additional info

Send resume.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Office of the Federal Defender, Eastern District of California
2300 Tulare Street
Suite 330
Fresno, CA 93721

Similar Jobs:

Spring Internship The candidate must be qualified college students and recent college graduates. This program is designed to enrich academic experience with direct participation in public service, specifically by supporting offic...
Spring Internship The internship provides a local perspective on how my office assists constituents resolve issues they have with the federal government. In the state offices, the intern duties may include: drafting constituent l...
Spring Internship The congressional interns are provided a unique opportunity to learn about the federal government, as well as the nation's history. Interns will witness the delivery of services to constituents, intergovernmenta...