Externship Listings

ID #316
TypeEmployment & Labor Law
Agency name line 1Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Agency name line 2Philadelphia District Office
Address line 1801 Market Street
Address line 2Penthouse, Suite 1300
DutiesThis is a cross-listed judicial externship. Research and writing in different areas of employment discrimination law. Review case files, speak to and interview witnesses. Make legal recommendation as to whether case should be litigated. Draft motions, assist attorneys in litigation.
Agency descriptionEnforce federal anti-discrimination laws including Title VII, Civil Rights Act of 1964, Equal Pay Act, Age Discrimination in Employment, Americans with Disabilities Act.
Time requirementsAt least 1 full day or 2 half days. ONE OR TWO SEMESTER PLACEMENT
Position requirementsKnowledge of employment discrimination law. Employment discrimination course helpful, but not required.
Substantive prerequisitesemployment law preferred, not crucial
Externship application deadlineno
Writing sample requiredYES
Number of students requested2
Supervisor salutationThe Honorable
Supervisor first nameFrancis
Supervisor last namePolito
Supervisor titleChief Administrative Law Judge
Contact salutationThe Honorable
Contact first nameFrancis
Contact last namePolito
Contact title line #1Chief Administrative Law Judge
Contact phone #1-800-669-4000
Skill creditsNot usually.

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