Volunteer Law Clerk Internship, Fall
The candidate will have the opportunity to learn about the criminal justice system firsthand and work closely with all levels of staff, from deputy district attorneys to investigators to support staff, as well as have contact with other court and law enforcement staff. Will be involved primarily in legal research-related assignments in specialized units and divisions and outlying branch and area offices. May assist in the preparation of felony and misdemeanor prosecutions and observe courtroom activities. Review transcripts for inconsistent statements. Sit in on trial strategy discussions. Compose drafts of motions and memoranda. Obtain restitution information. Contact or check in victims or witnesses. Assemble case evidence notebooks. Sort and analyze evidence. Should have completed the first year of law school.