Academics: Professional Training


Externship Placements:
Host Organizations
Spring 2013-Spring 2015

Full-time, Individualized Externships 

Alameda County Public Defender, Alameda, Calif.
Albemarle County Attorney's Office, Charlottesville, Va.
California Department of Justice, Business and Tax Section, Los Angeles, Calif.
City of Chicago Law Department, Chicago
County of Santa Barbara District Attorney’s Office, Santa Barbara, Calif.
International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, The Hague, The Netherlands
National Labor Relations Board, San Francisco, Calif.
Overseas Private Investment Corporation, Washington, DC
Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, Special Prosecutions Unit, Boston, Mass.
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, DC
U.S. Department of State, Office of the Legal Advisor, Washington, DC
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, New York, NY

Brennan Center for Justice, New York, NY
Brooklyn Volunteer Lawyer's Project, Brooklyn, NY
Duke University Management Company (DUMAC), Durham, NC
Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative, Chicago, IL
International Bar Association, London, UK
National Public Radio, Washington, DC
New York Legal Aid Society, New York, NY
     Criminal Appeals Bureau
Rights Project
     Trafficking Victims Legal Defense and Advocacy Project
Pacific Legal Foundation, Sacramento, Calif.
Rutherford Institute, Charlottesville, Va.
Trout Unlimited, Berkeley, Calif.

Part-Time Externships

Albemarle County Attorney’s Office, Charlottesville, Va.
Federal Election Commission, Office of Commissioner Petersen, Washington, DC
Federal Public Defender’s Office, Appellate Section, Charlottesville, Va.
Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC
     Bureau of Competition
      Health Division

Rockingham County Attorney’s Office, Harrisonburg, Va.
Virginia House of Delegates, Richmond, Va.
U.S. Attorney's Office, Appellate Section, W.D. Va., Charlottesville, Va.
U.S. Attorney's Office, E.D. Va., Norfolk, Va.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington DC
     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, DC
U.S. Department of Treasury, Office of General Counsel, Washington DC
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, DC
U.S. Small Business Administration, Washington, DC
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.
     Office of Compliance and Immigration Services
     Office of General Counsel

School of Medicine, Office of Grants and Contracts
Virginia Office of the Attorney General, Richmond, Va.
     Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
     Criminal Justice and Public Safety Division, Criminal Appeals Section
     Criminal Justice and Public Safety Division, Special Prosecutions and Emerging Threats Section
Virginia Tech International Support Services, Blacksburg, Va.
White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, Washington, DC

Childrens Law Center, Washington, DC
Humane Society of the United States, Washington DC
Rutherford Institute, Charlottesville, Va.
Southern Environmental Law Center, Charlottesville, Va.
University of Virginia Management Company (UVIMCO), Charlottesville, Va.
Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Project, Washington, DC and Charlottesville, Va.

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
     HumanRights Law Section
     Arlington Office of the Chief Counsel

U.S. Department of Justice
     Criminal Division, Fraud Section
     Criminal Division, Organized Crime and Gangs Section
     Environmentand 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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