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Internship Opportunities
  The New Jersey Division of Law offers law students the opportunity to serve an internship during their Fall or Spring Semesters or during their Summer breaks. If accepted into the program, students will be assigned to one of the Division's practice groups, where they will be supervised by a Deputy Attorney General. An Assistant Attorney General will have overall supervision of the program.  
  During their internship, students will perform a full range of law clerk responsibilities, including research and writing and will have the opportunity to observe a wide range of lawyering activity. Students participating in the program will also attend court proceedings, meetings with clients, depositions and other special events. They will also be eligible to participate in training sessions offered to Deputy Attorneys General throughout the year.  
 

Assignments to specific practice groups are made based upon student interest. Assignments which students may select may include: Child Protection and Advocacy; Corrections and State Police; Education; Employment Litigation; Environmental Protection; Health and Human Services; Judiciary and Prosecutors; Labor and Community Affairs; Tort Litigation; Transportation, and Treasury and Taxation.

 
  If you are a law student and would like to be considered for a position in the program, please submit the Internship application, Notarized Confidential Background Clearance Application, resume, legal writing sample and your most recent grade report to the appropriate recruiter. Please see section locations prior to submitting your request.
 
     
 

Internship Applications should be submitted according to the schedule below:

  • Fall Session
    September through November                
    Application deadline: August 15    
           
  • Spring Session
    January through April                                  Application deadline: December 15

  • Summer Session
    June through August
    Application deadline: April 15   
 
     
  Recruiters:  
 
Trenton, Lawrenceville
and Voorhees Office Considerations
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Philip J. Espinosa
Deputy Attorney General

Division of Law,
P.O. Box 114
Trenton, NJ 08625 - 0114
609-292-4254
fax 609-292-5649

Jeff Koziar
Deputy Attorney General

973-648-7819
fax 973-648-4887

Megan Cordoma
Deputy Attorney General

973-648-3453
fax 973-648-7156

Division of Law
Department of
Law & Public Safety
124 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ 07101

 
   
 

 

NOTE: Confidential Background Investigation Clearance Form (MUST BE NOTARIZED)

 
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