Summer Law Intern-Pathways/Law Clerk
Frequently voted one of the Best Places to Work in the Federal Government, the Department of Justice leads the nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their Constitutional freedoms. As a Justice employee, you'll be a member of a team where you can achieve your career goals and apply your skills and talents to our important mission. The Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP) is the Department of Justice's competitive recruitment program for compensated summer internships. Highly performing SLIP interns may receive offers of employment following law school graduation at the discretion of the hiring office.
This vacancy is being filled at many locations nationwide.
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The Summer Law Intern Program has specific eligibility requirements. For details, visit https://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/summer-law-intern-program-eligibility.
Full or part-time law students who have completed at least one full semester of legal study by the application deadline. In addition, graduating law students who are entering a full-time judicial clerkship, graduate law program, or qualifying fellowship may intern following law school graduation subject to eligibility rules. For details, see go to https://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/summer-law-intern-program-eligibility. Eligibility is limited to U.S. citizens.
Full- or part-time law students who have completed at least one full semester of legal study by the application deadline.
All Department of Justice employees are subject to a residency requirement. See https://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/entry-level-and-experienced-attorneys-conditions-employment.
Duties vary according to the mission of the hiring office. For more information, visit https://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/slip-participating-components.