For United States Attorney
You must be able to pass background check - please see externship office if you have any concerns about this requirement.
DESCRIPTION OF STUDENT WORK/PROJECTS: Research and drafting criminal and civil pleadings, interrogatories, memoranda, and appellate briefs; courtroom experience with civil and criminal court; trial preparation and strategy; developing understanding of federal court system.
COURSE OR OTHER REQUIREMENTS/PREFERENCES FOR STUDENT: Coursework in criminal law and procedure, civil procedure, the federal court system, and legal research in writing would be very helpful. Certification under the Practice Rule is required.