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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