Academics: Professional Training


Externship Placements:
Host Organizations
Spring 2013-Fall 2014

Full-time, Individualized Externships 

Alameda County Public Defender, Alameda, California
Albemarle County Attorney's Office, Charlottesville, Virginia
California Department of Justice, Business and Tax Section, Los Angeles
City of Chicago Law Department, Chicago
County of Santa Barbara District Attorney’s Office, Santa Barbara, California
International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, The Hague, The Netherlands
National Labor Relations Board, San Francisco
Overseas Private Investment Corporation, Washington, D.C.
Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, Special Prosecutions Unit, Boston
U.S. Attorney's Office, Criminal Division, N.D. Georgia, Atlanta
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Houston
U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Appellate Section, Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of State, Office of the Legal Advisor, Washington, D.C.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, New York City

Brennan Center for Justice, New York City
Brooklyn Volunteer Lawyer's Project, Brooklyn, New York
Duke University Management Company (DUMAC), Durham, North Carolina
Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative, Chicago
International Bar Association, London
National Public Radio, Washington, D.C.
New York Legal Aid Society, New York City
     Criminal Appeals Bureau
     Homeless Rights Project
     Trafficking Victims Legal Defense and Advocacy Project

Pacific Legal Foundation, Sacramento, California
Rutherford Institute, Charlottesville, Virginia
Trout Unlimited, Berkeley, California

Part-Time Externships

Albemarle County Attorney’s Office, Charlottesville, Virginia
Federal Public Defender’s Office, Appellate Section, Charlottesville, Virginia
Federal Trade Commission, Washington, D.C.
     Bureau of Competition
     Health Division
Rockingham County Attorney’s Office, Harrisonburg, Virginia
Virginia House of Delegates, Richmond, Virginia
U.S. Attorney's Office, Appellate Section, W.D. Virginia, Charlottesville
U.S. Attorney's Office, E.D. Virginia, Norfolk
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington D.C.
     Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation
     Food and Drug Administration, Office of Policy
U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Office
      of the Principal Legal Advisor, Washington, D.C.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, D.C.
U.S. Small Business Administration, Washington, D.C.
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
     Office of Compliance and Immigration Services
     Office of General Counsel
     School of Medicine, Office of Grants and Contracts
University of Virginia Management Company (UVIMCO), Charlottesville, Virginia
Virginia Office of the Attorney General, Civil Division, Richmond, Virginia
     Civil Division
     Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
Virginia Tech International Support Services, Blacksburg, Virginia
White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, Washington, D.C.

Childrens Law Center, Washington, D.C.
Rutherford Institute, Charlottesville, Virginia
Southern Environmental Law Center, Charlottesville, Virginia
Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Project, Washington, D.C., and Charlottesville, Virginia

UVA Law in DC (only available fall semester)

Federal Communications Commission, Office of Commissioner Clyburn
Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Competition
Government Accountability Office General Counsel’s Office
Internal Revenue Service, Office of Chief Counsel
Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, Republican Office
Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Patrick Leahy's Staff
U.S. Agency for International Development Office of General Counsel
U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Office of
      the Principal Legal Advisor
     Human Rights Law Section
     Arlington Office of the Chief Counsel
U.S. Department of Justice
     Criminal Division, Fraud Section
     Criminal Division, Organized Crime and Gangs Section
     Environment and Natural Resources Division, Environmental Enforcement Section
     Office of the Solicitor General, Research and Publications Division

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
     Division of Economic and Risk Analysis
     Division of Enforcement

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
Demos: A Network for Ideas and Action
Student Press Law Center
Tahirih Justice Center

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