Nationwide – Summer 2019 1L Air Force JAG Corps Internship – U.S. Air Force JAG Corps

AkronLawJobs No. 9917 Overview: The Air Force Judge Advocate General’s Corps is seeking 1L applications for a PAID 2019 summer internship program. As an intern, you will gain hands-on experience in diverse areas of legal practice while learning more about the Air Force JAG Corps.

Duties: As an intern, you will have the opportunity to work under attorney supervision in numerous practice areas including, but not limited to: Preparing criminal and civil cases by conducting legal research, writing briefs and opinions, conducting investigations, and interviewing witnesses; Assisting attorneys who counsel and represent Airmen, their family members, and retirees in personal legal matters; Supporting attorneys in other areas, such as federal tort claims, government procurement law, employment law, international law, and environmental law.

Qualifications: US Citizen (birth or naturalization); Enrollment in an ABA-approved law school; Available to work full-time between 8-10 consecutive weeks in the summer; Be able to obtain a Common Access Card through a security clearance; Complete one academic year of law school by the start of the internship.

PLEASE NOTE: Interns must pay for their travel to and from the job location. Interns must be able to secure their own housing (the Air Force will not provide housing and no housing allowance will be provided.)

NOTE:  Applicants may apply to both the paid internship program and the unpaid externship program.

HOW TO APPLY: Apply online HERE. Student Trainee (Law Clerk).Position: 9L-HAF-10404700-454376-ABL. Compensation:  GS-7.

Required Documents: Resume (limited to one page); Unofficial Transcripts (undergraduate & law school); Motivational Statement (limited to 1 page); Proof of law school enrollment/class registration; Online Application (Questionnaire) completed in; and Geographic Preferences Memorandum.

Application Window – February 4, 2019 – February 8, 2019