2013 Summer Internship with Federal Defenders of New York

Federal Defenders of New York (FDNY) is hiring a summer intern for summer of 2013. A summer intern’s primary responsibility is to assist attorneys in the trial division and the appellate unit with their case load. Assignments include researching legal questions, drafting briefs, conducting field investigations & client interviews, and participating in court hearings and trials.  FDNY offers law students a unique and up-close opportunity to learn about the federal criminal process in a friendly and collegial environment.

Qualifications: Students must have completed either their first or second year of law school.

Salary: This is an unpaid internship.

Application Instructions: Law students interested in a summer position should submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to:

Sarah Baumgartel
Assistant Federal Defender,
52 Duane Street, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10007
tel: 212-417-8772
fax: 212-571-0392
e-mail: sarah_baumgartel@fd.org

FDNY is an equal opportunity employer.  We strongly encourage applications from all students interested in the defense of accused persons.

Contact Information:

Sarah Baumgartel
Phone: 212-417-8722
52 Duane Street
10th Floor
New York, NY 10007