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Fall Law Student Volunteer **

Company name

Department of Justice - United States Attorneys' Office Central District of California

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Los Angeles, CA

Date Last Verified

Feb 08,2018

Posted on

Jan 19,2018
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Fall Law Student Volunteer The candidate will work is needed Criminal Division. Assignments may include assisting attorneys with legal research, drafting legal memoranda and appellate briefs, and assisting in trial preparation. Externs will be given the opportunity to attend trials and other court proceedings and participate in law enforcement training exercises. Externs who have already completed courses in evidence and criminal procedure and qualify to practice under the district court's student practice rules appear in court to argue motions or to try petty offense or misdemeanor cases before a magistrate judge. First-year (second semester) second- or third-year law students can apply. Must be in Class ranking in the top 25%. Criminal procedure and evidence preferred. Duration: 10 weeks. Application Deadline: 15--3-2018.

Additional info

Send single pdf containing, in order, a cover letter, resume, law school transcript (if availalbe) and writing sample.

Company info

Vicki Chou
Department of Justice - United States Attorneys' Office Central District of California
312 North Spring Street
Suite 1200
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone: 213-894-2400

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