Intern at NACDL

As capacity allows, NACDL offers limited opportunities for student interns, externs, and post-graduate fellowships within our policy departments.

Candidates must be

  • Currently enrolled in law school or graduate school on a full-time or part-time basis.
    • NACDL is currently unable to offer internships to undergraduate students.
    • Recent college graduates working under a post-graduation fellowship program will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • NACDL membership is FREE for law students. NACDL offers mentorships and resources that will start your defense career off right. Join NACDL today! eligible to receive academic credit for their internship OR have secured funding through a grant, fellowship, or similar compensation source.
    • NACDL is unable to offer compensation AND does not accept students for unpaid, non-credit internships.
  • Committed to a minimum of 60 hours of work over the course of at least 6 weeks.
  • Interested students must complete NACDL’s Internship Application form and provide a current resume.

Additional questions about NACDL’s internship opportunities should be directed to Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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