A number of these first year interns become members of the next summer’s more structured Legal Internship Program.
There are no paid positions for first year interns. All first year internships are volunteer positions. First year law students are encouraged to seek public interest stipends or 100% institutional covered financial aid work study.
To apply for First-Year Law student internship program, e-mail the following documents to DA.Law_Internship@phila.gov:
What will happen after I apply?
After you e-mail your application, we will respond confirming that your application was received successfully. We will e-mail you with further instructions.
Who should I contact with any questions?
Please contact the Hiring/Legal Recruiting Coordinator Anna Stacey at Anna.Stacey@phila.gov or 215-686-5685 with any questions/concerns.
What should I do if I need to withdraw my application?
Please contact the Hiring/Legal Recruiting Coordinator Anna Stacey at Anna.Stacey@phila.gov in writing to withdraw your application.
When are offers made?
Offers are made mid-March to early April.
How long is the summer internship?
First Year Law Student internship usually starts the day after Memorial Day and ends the last week in July/first week in August. One day mandatory orientation is usually held on Monday before Memorial Day.