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Law Student - Government in Newark, NJ **

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Company name

Department of Justice - United States Attorneys' Office District of New Jersey

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Newark, NJ

Date Last Verified

May 29,2018

Posted on

Jan 19,2018

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Fall Law Student Volunteer The candidate will perform research projects and assist in trial preparation. Intern will likely answer, working under the guidance of an AUSA, a federal habeas corpus petition that will be filed with the court. Intern will also be given assignments in as many different divisions and units as possible, providing exposure to a wide variety of practice areas and a number of AUSAs. We also host brown bag lunches at which AUSAs, the defense bar, the judiciary and federal agents speak. We sponsor weekly skill sessions focusing on trial practice (opening statements, cross-examination, etc) which culminate in a mock trial. First-year (second semester) and second-year law students can apply. Application Deadlines: 6-1-2018.

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Mary Gladney
Department of Justice - United States Attorneys' Office District of New Jersey
970 Broad Street
Suite 700
Newark, NJ 07102