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    Email: lawcareer@wlu.edu
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    Office: Third Floor, Sydney Lewis Hall

    Legal Setting: Government

    FEDERAL GOVERNMENT WEB RESOURCES

    General Information and Career Guides

    Directories

    Internship Postings

    • The Government Honors and Internship Handbook (requires password) includes listings for summer positions with federal government agencies.
    • Department of Justice Volunteer Internships: Besides its paid Summer Intern Program, the DOJ offers unpaid internships in US Attorney offices around the country, as well as Department offices in Washington DC.
    • Internships USA (requires password), has the following government internship books related to federal government:
      • For the Prosecution: Internships with America's Prosecutors
      • Internships with Federal Legal Agencies
      • Washington Internships in Law and Policy
      • The Congressional Internship Book
    • PsJD. Database that allows you to search for available positions by practice and geographic areas of interest. W&L Law students may register; registration is free.
    • Senate Employment Bulletin lists posted internships for the U.S. Senate.
    • House Employment Bulletin lists posted internships for the House of Representatives.
    • HillZoo.com lists internship positions on the Hill.
    • RollCall. Posted Hill positions.
    • The Brad Traverse Group (subscription required) posts positions on and off the Hill in policy, government affairs, and communications.
    • Tom Manatos Jobs (subscription required) posts positions on and off the Hill.
    • The Cloture Club lists internships on the Hill
    • The JAG Corps offers summer internship opportunities. If a student is interested in a post-graduate position with the JAG corps, it is highly recommended to apply to he summer program. Links to each branch's JAG page can be found below.

    Full-Time Position Postings

    STATE GOVERNMENT WEB RESOURCES

    General Information and Career Guides

    Directories

    Internship Postings

    • The Government Honors and Internship Handbook (requires password), includes internship listings for some state Attorney General offices.
    • Internships USA (requires password), has the following state government internship books
      • For the Prosecution: Internships with America's Prosecutors
      • City/County Attorney Internship Book
    • PSJD database that allows you to search for available positions by practice and geographic areas of interest. W&L Law students may register; registration is free.

    Full Time Position Postings