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This Week at the CDO (Week of February 8, 2010)

Monday, February 8, 2010 Pathways to Government & Public Interest Opportunities Series featuring Robert Raben, Founder of The Raben Group, LLC, a legislative consulting and lobbying practice.  12:30 – 2:00 p.m., Alma Jennings Student Lounge. Tuesday, February 9, 2010 Pathways to Government & Public Interest Opportunities Series featuring Zana Scarlett of the U.S. Trustee’s Office, […]

Opportunities with the United States Department of Justice

Each summer, the Department of Justice hires students to serve as volunteer legal interns in Washington DC as well as in United States Attorney’s Offices throughout the country.  For a list of all opportunities available, please visit the United States Department of Justice’s Summer Internship Opportunities page.  Please note that many of the opportunities have […]

The Department of Justice, Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management – Legal Internships for Summer 2010

The Department of Justice, Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management, has updated its website to list volunteer legal internships for summer 2010. The Volunteer Legal Intern Recruitment website, which contains general information about eligibility and how to apply, is posted at www.justice.gov/oarm/arm/int/legalinternjq.htm. The list of current volunteer internship opportunities, many of which have application deadlines […]

Upcoming Government Honors Handbook Deadlines

Upcoming 1L Government Honors Deadlines: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania – Governor’s Office of General Counsel Summer Extern Program (Unpaid, Due 12/20/09) Environmental Protection Agency – R2 Legal Internships Program (Unpaid, Not yet established, was 12/31/08 last year) Dept. of Treasury – OGC Summer Honors Program (Unpaid, Due 12/31/09) Upcoming 2L Government Honors Deadlines: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania […]

U.S. Department of Justice Tax Division, Criminal Enforcement Sections in Washington, DC, Seeking Experienced Trial Attorneys/GS-13 to GS-15

The Tax Division is seeking experienced trial attorneys with superior academic and professional qualifications for positions in its Criminal Enforcement Sections. Trial attorneys in the Criminal Enforcement Sections work with federal agents to investigate and prosecute offenses arising under the internal revenue laws and related federal statutes. Our attorneys’ responsibilities encompass the investigative use of […]

U.S. Department of Justice Tax Division, Civil Trial Sections in Washington, DC, Seeking Litigators

The Tax Division is hiring civil trial lawyers with at least one year of litigation experience and top academic credentials.  The Tax Division represents the United States in tax-related litigation in federal and state courts across the country.  These cases involve a wide variety of substantive legal areas, including federal tax law, bankruptcy law, constitutional […]

The Boston Lawyers Group Announces its 2010 1L Diversity Clerkship Program

The Boston Lawyers Group (‘BLG”) announces its 2010 1L Diversity Clerkship Program.  The clerkship is for first-year law students of color.  Clerks will spend the first five weeks of the ten-week program working in the Boston office of one of the BLG member participating law firms or corporations, and the second five weeks working with […]

The City of South Miami Seeking 2L and 3L Law Students for Internships

The City of South Miami seeks enthusiastic second and third-year law students to assist with the following: Legal Intern (Revising City Charter/Part-time):  In addition to conducting research and drafting revisions to the City’s Charter, students will be responsible for attending and assisting with Commission meetings twice a month.    Intern (Pension Reform/Part-time):  Interns will conduct research and assist with the City’s […]

Law Fellows in Liberia (paid position)

General Summary:  The Government of Liberia, working in cooperation with the JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. (“JSI”) and the Center for Global Development (“CGD”), is seeking two professionals with strong legal backgrounds to serve as Law Fellows working in the Ministry of Justice (“MOJ”) in Liberia for one year beginning in February 2010. The […]

Upcoming Government Honors Deadlines

Upcoming 3L Government Honors Environmental Protection Agency – R9 San Francisco, Volunteer intern Program Spring (Unpaid, Due 11/27/09) Federal Communications Commission – Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, Student Internship Program Spring (Unpaid, Due 11/30/09) Environmental Protection Agency – R1 New England, Legal Internship Program Spring (Paid & Unpaid, Due 12/01/09) Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia […]