Job Details

Summer Legal Internship **

Company name

Middlesex District Attorney's Office

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Law Student

Date Last Verified

Feb 11, 2020

Valid Through

May 26, 2020

Posted on

Mar 08, 2019

Location

Lowell, MA, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Summer Legal Internship
The intern will join Child Protection Unit. The Child Protection Unit investigates and prosecutes cases involving child sexual abuse, serious child physical abuse, and child exploitation. A multi-disciplinary team approach is utilized to minimize secondary trauma to the child victim and to reduce the number of investigative interviews and court appearances for the child. Student interns work directly with the prosecutors and assist them with case investigation, legal research, drafting responses to motions to suppress and dismiss, and trial preparation. Legal Interns assist prosecutors in the Juvenile, District, and Superior Courts and the Appeals and Training Bureau. First year law students gain experience in legal research, writing, and case preparation. Second year law students who are certified under SJC Rule 3:03 may appear in Juvenile and District Courts as a student prosecutor, supervised by an Assistant District Attorney. Student interns research evidentiary issues, draft motions and memoranda in opposition to defense motions, assist with discovery compliance and trial exhibits, take notes during trial regarding trial testimony, etc.

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Company info

Aliya Khalidi
ADA Hiring and Training Coordinator
Middlesex District Attorney's Office
15 Commonwealth Avenue
Woburn, MA 01801

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