Upcoming Government Honours & Deadlines

NEW LISTINGS AND UPDATES


THE FOLLOWING PROGRAMS HAVE BEEN UPDATED


  • Office of the Director of National Intelligence – Student Internship Program, Office of General Counsel (2Ls, 3Ls & LLMs, Unpaid) Began accepting applications Feb. 12, 2020
  • Consumer Product Safety Commission – Summer Internship Program, Office of the Commissioner & Office of General Counsel (1Ls & 2Ls, Paid) Deadline Feb. 23, 2020
  • Department of Labor – Law Clerk (DC & Boston) Office of Deputy Secretary, Administration Law Judges (3Ls, Recent Grads., JLCs, Paid) Deadline Feb. 26, 2020 Boston

UPCOMING GOVERNMENT HONORS DEADLINES


3Ls


Post Grad

  • Labor, Department Of – Law Clerk (DC & Boston) Office of Deputy Secretary, Administrative Law Judges (Paid, Deadline Feb. 26, 2020) Boston
  • Labor, Department Of – Law Clerk (DC & Boston) Office of Deputy Secretary, Administrative Law Judges (Paid, Deadline Feb. 28, 2020) DC 5th Cutoff
  • Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury – IRS Honors Attorney Program – Fall 2020 Start Date – Various Branches Office of Chief Counsel (Paid, Deadline Mar. 4, 2020) Various Positions (See Posting)

Summer

  • Federal Communications Commission – Internship Program International Bureau, Office of the Bureau Chief (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Smithsonian Institution – Legal Internship Program Office of General Counsel (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Securities and Exchange Commission – Student Honors Business Program Various Offices (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 17, 2020)
  • Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury – 2020 Summer Legal Program Office of Chief Counsel (Paid, Deadline Feb. 19, 2020) Div. Counsel Offices
  • Labor, Department Of – Law Student Internship Civil Rights and Labor – Management Division | Office of the Solicitor (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Merit Systems Protection Board, U.S. – Volunteer Internship Program Denver Field Office (Unpaid, Deadline Early Mar.)

Fall

  • Labor, Department Of – Law Student Internship Atlanta Regional Solicitor’s Office (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 5, 2020)

2Ls

Summer

  • Essex County, MA – District Attorney – Law Student Internship Program Appeals Division, District Court, Superior Court (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 14, 2020)
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation – Pathways Internship Program Legal Division – DC & Other Offices (Paid, Deadline Feb. 14, 2020) DC/Arlington
  • Federal Housing Finance Agency – Summer Legal Trainee Research Internships (Paid, Deadline Feb. 14, 2020)
  • California Franchise Tax Board – Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Environmental Protection Agency – Region 6 (Dallas) – Summer Intern Honors Program (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – Volunteer Legal Intern Program Chicago District Office (Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis) | Legal Unit (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020) Chicago
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – Legal Unit Intern Program Indianapolis District Office (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – Legal Internship Program Office of Equal Opportunity (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Federal Communications Commission – Internship Program Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Federal Communications Commission – Internship Program International Bureau, Office of the Bureau Chief (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • House of Representatives, U.S. – Committee Intern Program Committee on the Judiciary – Majority Office (Paid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Justice, Department Of – Paralegal Internship Program Office of the Solicitor General (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Smithsonian Institution – Legal Internship Program Office of General Counsel (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Wisconsin Department of Justice – Legal Extern Program Division of Legal Services (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Securities and Exchange Commission – Student Honors Business Program Various Offices (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 17, 2020)
  • Treasury, Department Of – Student Volunteer Program Various Departmental Offices (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 17, 2020)
  • Federal Energy Regulatory Commission – Summer Intern Program Office of General Counsel | General & Administrative Law (Paid, Deadline Feb. 18, 2020)
  • Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. – Summer Internship Program Department of Commerce | Office of Commissioner For Trademark ( Paid. Deadline Feb. 18, 2020)
  • Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury – 2020 Summer Legal Program Office of Chief Counsel (Paid, Deadline Feb. 19, 2020) Div. Counsel Offices
  • Environmental Protection Agency – Student Honors Law Clerk Program Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 20, 2020)
  • Administrative Office of the United States Courts – Volunteer Legal Intern Program, Judicial Branch (Paid, Deadline Feb. 21, 2020)
  • Federal Maritime Commission – Student Legal Volunteer Office of Commissioner (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 21, 2020)
  • Federal Communications Commission – Internship Program International Bureau – Global Strategies and Negotiations Division (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 22, 2020)
  • Consumer Product Safety Commission – Summer Internship Program Office of the Commissioner & Office of General Counsel (Paid, Deadline Feb. 23, 2020)
  • House of Representatives, U.S. – Committee Intern Program Committee on the Judiciary – Minority Office (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 27, 2020)
  • Veterans Affairs, Department Of – Summer Internship Board of Veterans Appeals (Paid, Deadline Feb. 27, 2020)
  • Congressional Budget Office – Summer Legal Internship Program Office of General Counsel (Paid, Deadline Feb. 28, 2020)
  • Lake County, IL – State’s Attorney’s Office – Law Student Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 28, 2020)
  • South Carolina Attorney General – Law Clerk Program (Paid, Deadline Feb. 28, 2020)
  • Health & Human Services, Department Of – Student Internship Program Office of Global Affairs (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 29, 2020)
  • Berks County, PA – District Attorney’s Office – Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Chicago, IL – Department of Law, City Of – Volunteer Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • District of Columbia – Law Student Internship Program Office of the Attorney General (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Illinois Attorney General’s Office – Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Labor, Department Of – Law Student Internship Civil Rights and Labor – Management Division | Office of the Solicitor (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Los Angeles County, CA – Public Defender – Law Clerk Program and Post Bar Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Maryland Attorney General, Office Of – Law Clerk Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Nevada Attorney General’s Office – Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Overseas Private Investment Corporation – Internship Program Department of Legal Affairs (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Virginia Attorney General – Volunteer Summer Legal Intern Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Environmental Protection Agency – Region 4 (Atlanta) – Legal Internship Program Office of Regional Counsel (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 6, 2020)
  • Merit Systems Protection Board, U.S. – Volunteer Internship Program Denver Field Office (Unpaid, Deadline Early Mar.)
  • New Jersey Attorney General – Law Internship Program Division of Criminal Justice (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 10, 2020)
  • Florida Attorney General – Volunteer Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 11, 2020)
  • Wisconsin Judicial Court System – Summer Law Student Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 13, 2020)

Fall

  • Labor, Department Of – Law Student Internship Atlanta Regional Solicitor’s Office (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 5, 2020)

1Ls

Summer

  • Essex County, MA – District Attorney – Law Student Internship Program Appeals Division, District Court, Superior Court (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 14, 2020)
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation – Pathways Internship Program Legal Division – DC & Other Offices (Paid, Deadline Feb. 14, 2020) DC/Arlington
  • Federal Housing Finance Agency – Summer Legal Trainee Research Internships (Paid, Deadline Feb. 14, 2020)
  • California Franchise Tax Board – Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Environmental Protection Agency – Region 6 (Dallas) – Summer Intern Honors Program (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – Volunteer Legal Intern Program Chicago District Office (Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis) | Legal Unit (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020) Chicago
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – Legal Unit Intern Program Indianapolis District Office (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – Legal Internship Program Office of Equal Opportunity (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Federal Communications Commission – Internship Program Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Federal Communications Commission – Internship Program International Bureau, Office of the Bureau Chief (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • House of Representatives, U.S. – Committee Intern Program Committee on the Judiciary – Majority Office (Paid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Justice, Department Of – Paralegal Internship Program Office of the Solicitor General (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Wisconsin Department of Justice – Legal Extern Program Division of Legal Services (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 15, 2020)
  • Securities and Exchange Commission – Student Honors Legal Program (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 17, 2020)
  • Treasury, Department Of – Student Volunteer Program Various Departmental Offices (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 17, 2020)
  • Environmental Protection Agency – Student Honors Law Clerk Program Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 20, 2020)
  • Sacramento, CA – District Attorney’s Office – 1L and 2L/3L Law Student Internship Programs (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 20, 2020)
  • Administrative Office of the United States Courts – Volunteer Legal Intern Program, Judicial Branch (Paid, Deadline Feb. 21, 2020)
  • Federal Maritime Commission – Student Legal Volunteer Office of Commissioner (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 21, 2020)
  • Federal Communications Commission – Internship Program International Bureau – Global Strategies and Negotiations Division (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 22, 2020)
  • Consumer Product Safety Commission – Summer Internship Program Office of the Commissioner & Office of General Counsel (Paid, Deadline Feb. 23, 2020)
  • House of Representatives, U.S. – Committee Intern Program Committee on the Judiciary – Minority Office (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 27, 2020)
  • Veterans Affairs, Department Of – Summer Internship Board of Veterans Appeals (Paid, Deadline Feb. 27, 2020)
  • Congressional Budget Office – Summer Legal Internship Program Office of General Counsel (Paid, Deadline Feb. 28, 2020)
  • Lake County, IL – State’s Attorney’s Office – Law Student Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 28, 2020)
  • South Carolina Attorney General – Law Clerk Program (Paid, Deadline Feb. 28, 2020)
  • Health & Human Services, Department Of – Student Internship Program Office of Global Affairs (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 29, 2020)
  • Berks County, PA – District Attorney’s Office – Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Chicago, IL – Department of Law, City Of – Volunteer Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • District of Columbia – Law Student Internship Program Office of the Attorney General (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Illinois Attorney General’s Office – Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Labor, Department Of – Law Student Internship Civil Rights and Labor – Management Division | Office of the Solicitor (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Los Angeles County, CA – Public Defender – Law Clerk Program and Post Bar Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Maryland Attorney General, Office Of – Law Clerk Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Nevada Attorney General’s Office – Legal Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Overseas Private Investment Corporation – Internship Program Department of Legal Affairs (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Virginia Attorney General – Volunteer Summer Legal Intern Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 1, 2020)
  • Environmental Protection Agency – Region 4 (Atlanta) – Legal Internship Program Office of Regional Counsel (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 6, 2020)
  • Merit Systems Protection Board, U.S. – Volunteer Internship Program Denver Field Office (Unpaid, Deadline Early Mar.)
  • New Jersey Attorney General – Law Internship Program Division of Criminal Justice (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 10, 2020)
  • Florida Attorney General – Volunteer Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 11, 2020)
  • Wisconsin Judicial Court System – Summer Law Student Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 13, 2020)

Rolling Deadlines: At the top of Fellowship and Internships “Applications by Deadline” Table is a list of programs that hire on a “Rolling Basis.” This means the employer accepts and reviews applications as received, and may make hiring decisions on this timeframe. If you have an interest in such a program (and would seriously consider an offer, if extended), review the “Rolling Deadlines” list on a regular basis.

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