Externships Program

Externships Program

Externships Program

Spring 2013-Spring 2019 Externship Placements

Full-time, Individualized Externships

GOVERNMENT

Alameda County Public Defender, Alameda, Calif.

Albemarle County Attorney's Office, Charlottesville, Va.

California Department of Justice

      Business and Tax Section, Los Angeles, Calif.

      Employment and Administrative Mandate Section, Los Angeles, Calif.

City of Chicago Law Department, Chicago, Ill.

California Supreme Court Associate Justice Ming Chin, San Francisco, Calif.

County of Santa Barbara District Attorney’s Office, Santa Barbara, Calif.

Delaware Court of Chancery, Chancellor Andre Bouchard, Wilmington, DE

Delaware Office of the Governor, General Counsel, Wilmington, DE

Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers, Office of Chief Counsel, Glynco, GA

Federal Trade Commission, Northeast Regional Office, New York, NY

International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, The Hague, The Netherlands

International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Hamburg, Germany

Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office, Justice System Integrity Division, Los Angeles, Calif.

National Labor Relations Board, San Francisco, Calif.

New York Attorney General’s Office, Health Care Bureau

New York Public Library General Counsel

Overseas Private Investment Corporation, Washington, D.C.

Office of the San Diego City Attorney, San Diego, Calif.

Richmond Public Defender’s Office, Richmond, Va.

San Francisco City Attorney’s Office, Calif.

Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Feinstein’s staff

Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, Special Prosecutions Unit, Boston, Mass.

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Regional Representative, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General, Scott Air Force Base, IL

U.S. Army Judge Advocate General

      U.S. Army Base, Seoul, South Korea

      U.S. Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Anchorage, Alaska

U.S. Attorney's Office, Criminal Division, Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta, GA

U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

U.S. Attorney’s Office, Eastern District of California, Fresno, Calif.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Houston

U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division, Appellate Section, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Criminal Section, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Appellate Section, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Legal Adviser, Washington, D.C.

U.S. District Judge Kollar-Kotelly, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

U.S. District Judge Raymond Jackson, Eastern District of Va., Norfolk, Va.

U.S. District Judge Richard J. Sullivan, Southern District of NY, NY

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, New York, NY

White House Counsel’s Office, Washington, D.C.

White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, Washington, D.C.

 

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

Al Otro Lado, Tijuana, Mexico

American Civil Liberties Union, Atlanta, GA

Bay Area Legal Aid, Housing Unit, Richmond, Calif.

Brennan Center for Justice, New York, NY

Brooklyn Volunteer Lawyer's Project, Brooklyn, NY

Catholic Charities, Bronx, NY

Children’s Law Center of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Duke University Management Company (DUMAC), Durham, NC

Easter Seals of New Hampshire, Manchester, NH

Education Law Center, Newark, NJ

Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative, Chicago, IL

International Bar Association, London, UK

International Development Law Organization, Rome, Italy

Institute for Justice, Washington, D.C.

Legal Aid Service of Broward County, Children’s Advocacy Program, Plantation, FL

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands, Nashville, TN

Lone Star Legal Aid, Houston, TX

Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid, Housing Unit, Minneapolis, Minn.

National Multifamily Housing Counsel, Washington, D.C.

National Public Radio, Washington, D.C.

New York Legal Aid Society, New York, NY

     Criminal Appeals Bureau

      Homeless Rights Project

      Trafficking Victims Legal Defense and Advocacy Project

Oxfam America, Private Sector Department, Boston, Mass.

Pacific Legal Foundation, Sacramento, Calif.

Phillips Black, Philadelphia, Pa.

Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta, Atlanta, Ga.

Republican National Committee, Office of General Counsel, Washington, D.C.

Rutherford Institute, Charlottesville, Va.

Seaside Legal Services, Laguna Beach, Calif.

South Africa Litigation Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, El Paso, TX

Trout Unlimited, Berkeley, Calif.

U.S. Golf Association, Liberty Corner, NJ

World Bank, Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency, Washington, D.C.

 

 

Part-Time Externships

GOVERNMENT

Administrative Conference of the United States

Albemarle County Attorney’s Office, Charlottesville, Va.

Charlottesville-Albemarle Public Defender’s Office

Charlottesville Circuit Court Judge Richard Moore

Federal Election Commission, Office of Commissioner Petersen, Washington, DC

Federal Public Defender’s Office, Appellate Section, Charlottesville, Va.

Federal Public Defender’s Office, Richmond, Va.

Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Competition, Washington, D.C.

Fluvanna County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office, Palmyra, Va.

Lynchburg Public Defender’s Office, Lynchburg, Va.

Richmond Police Department Office of General Counsel, Richmond, Va.

Rockingham County Attorney’s Office, Harrisonburg, Va.

U.S. Attorney's Office, W.D. Va., Charlottesville, Va.

U.S. Attorney's Office, E.D. Va., Norfolk, Va.

U.S. Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications & Information Administration, Office of Policy Analysis, Washington, D.C.

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. Department of Justice, Office of Legal Policy

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Legal Adviser

U.S. Department of Treasury, Office of General Counsel, Washington, D.C.

U.S. District Judge Norman Moon, W.D. Va., Lynchburg, Va.

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, D.C.

      Complex Financial Instruments Unit

U.S. Small Business Administration, Washington, D.C.

University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.

     Office of Compliance and Immigration Services

     Office of University Counsel

     UVA Health System

     School of Medicine, Office of Grants and Contracts

     University Physicians Group

Virginia Capital Representation Resource Center, Charlottesville, Va.

Virginia House of Delegates, Richmond, Va.

Virginia Office of the Attorney General, Richmond, Va.

     Consumer Protection Section

     Criminal Justice and Public Safety Division, Criminal Appeals Section

     Criminal Justice and Public Safety Division, Special Prosecutions and Emerging Threats Section

     Human Rights and Fair Housing Division

     Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

     Office of Solicitor General

     Transportation, Real Estate and Construction Division

Virginia Office of the Capital Defender, Richmond, Va.

Virginia Tech International Support Services, Blacksburg, Va.

White House Counsel’s Office, Washington, D.C.

White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, Washington, D.C.

World Bank, International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes, Washington, D.C.

 

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

Animal Welfare Institute, Washington, D.C.

Children’s Law Center, Washington, D.C.

Forthright Legal, Charlottesville, Va.

The Fountain Fund, Charlottesville, Va.

Humane Society of the United States, Washington, D.C.

Legal Aid Justice Center, Charlottesville, Va.

NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Washington, D.C.

National Republican Senatorial Committee, Washington, D.C.

National Women’s Law Center, Washington, D.C.

Piedmont Court-Appointed Special Advocates, Charlottesville, Va.

Rutherford Institute, Charlottesville, Va.

Southern Environmental Law Center, Charlottesville, Va.

University of Virginia Management Company, Charlottesville, Va.

Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Project, Washington, D.C. and Charlottesville, Va.

Virginia Capital Representation Resource Center, Charlottesville, Va.

 

UVA Law in DC (Fall semester only)

GOVERNMENT

Administrative Conference of the United States

Commodity Futures Trading Commission, International Enforcement Division

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Office of Enforcement

Federal Communications Commission

     Enforcement Bureau, Investigations & Hearings

     Office of Commissioner Clyburn

     Office of Commissioner Stark

Federal Election Commission, Office of Vice-Chairman Steven Walther

Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Competition

Government Accountability Office of General Counsel

Internal Revenue Service, Office of Chief Counsel

Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service, American Law Division

Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, Sen. Sherrod’s Staff

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, Republican Office

Senate Judiciary Committee

     Sen. Chris Coon’s Staff

     Sen. John Cornyn’s Staff

     Sen. Chuck Grassley’s Staff

     Sen. Patrick Leahy's Staff

     Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse’s Staff

     Sen. David Vitter’s Staff

Smithsonian Institution Office of General Counsel

U.S. Agency for International Development Office of General Counsel

U.S. Department of Defense, Office of General Counsel

U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Assistant General Counsel for the Environment

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Food and Drug Administration, Office of Policy
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

     Antitrust Division, Criminal Enforcement Section I

     Antitrust Division, Telecommunications Section

     Civil Division, Federal Tort Claims Act Section

     Civil Rights Division, Special Litigation Section

     Criminal Division, Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section

     Criminal Division, Fraud Section

     Criminal Division, Organized Crime and Gangs Section

     Criminal Division, Public Integrity Section

     Environment & Natural Resources Division, Environmental Enforcement Section

     Environment & Natural Resources Division, Natural Resources Section

     National Security Division, Office of Law & Policy

     Office of the Solicitor General, Research and Publications Division

U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of General Counsel, International Affairs

U.S. District Judge Randolph Moss, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

     Division of Corporation Finance

     Division of Economic and Risk Analysis

     Division of Enforcement

     Division of Investment Management

     Office of International Affairs

White House Counsel’s Office

White House Office of Personnel

White House Office of Science & Technology Policy

 

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

Ayuda

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
Demos: A Network for Ideas and Action

NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund

National Public Radio, Office of General Counsel

Student Press Law Center

Tahirih Justice Center

 

J-Term Externships

GOVERNMENT

Federal Defender, Western District of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.

Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General, Non-Profit Organizations & Public Charities Division, Boston, MA

University of Colorado, Denver, International Student & Scholar Services, Denver, CO

 

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

Brooklyn Nets, Brooklyn, NY

Hillel International, Washington, D.C.

Legal Voice, Seattle, WA

 

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