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The Office of the State Attorney – Twentieth Judicial Circuit is currently accepting applications for law students interested in an internship/externship for the Spring semester beginning January 6th, 2020.  In order to participate students must be currently enrolled in a law school and have completed one semester.

Updated 10/24/2019

 

 

Certified Legal Interns (CLIs)

Certified Legal Interns

Requirements

How to Apply

Students designated by the Florida Bar as Certified Legal Interns are encouraged to consider joining us this Fall. We have a wonderful program that will allow you an opportunity for courtroom experience. Students must have received their Florida Board of Bar Examiners Registrant Clearance prior to application submission.

  • A minimum of 4 full days per week, no exceptions
  • Requires 8 week minimum internship

Note: Applicants being considered for an interview will be required to successfully pass a preliminary background investigation (applicants will be contacted in advance to collect necessary information).

If you would like to be considered for an interview (via Go To Meeting), please submit the following items to lawstudent@sao.cjis20.org attention Cynthia Ross, Director of the Legal Division:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Writing Sample
  • School Transcripts
  • FL State Application
  • Notice of Registrant Clearance from FL Board of Bar Examiners
All Other Interns and Externs

Requirements

How to Apply

  • A minimum of 3 full days per week, no exceptions
  • Requires 8 week minimum internship

Note: Applicants being considered for an interview will be required to successfully pass a preliminary background investigation (applicants will be contacted in advance to collect necessary information).

If you would like to be considered for an interview (via Go To Meeting), please submit the following items to lawstudent@sao.cjis20.org attention Cynthia Ross, Director of the Legal Division:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Writing Sample
  • School Transcripts
  • FL State Application
  • Notice of Registrant Clearance from FL Board of Bar Examiners
Effective October 24th, 2019

At this time we are accepting applications for the Spring and Summer Semesters.

Deadline to apply for the Spring Semester is
November 15th, 2019 at 4:00 PM

 

Deadline to apply for the Summer Semester is
March 1st, 2020 at 4:00 PM

The Spring Semester begins on January 6th, 2020

 

The Summer Semester begins June 3rd, 2020

 

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