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For Office of the Public Defender - Chatham Count

Office of the Public Defender - Chatham Count

Criminal - Defense & Public Defender

Fall; Spring; Summer


Counseling; Factual Investigation; Legal Research & Analysis; Negotiation; Oral Advocacy

Work Description

Will take a 1L in the summer.

Small, collaborative office (only 3 attorneys) and all of the attorneys assign work to the student to support their cases, including legal research in preparation for trial, witness interviews and other factual investigation to support both the misdemeanor and felony caseload (students don’t need to be certified for any of these activities). 

2L and 3L externs who will be certified under the Student Practice Rules must have taken or be taking evidence and trial advocacy.

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