Externship Listings

ID #200
Agency name line 1Philadelphia District Attorney Office
Address line 1Three South Penn Square
DutiesHandle felony preliminary hearings and misdemeanor cases.
Agency descriptionProsecute crimes committed in the City and County of Philadelphia.
Time requirementsFirst 2 meetings of the class are all day - Wednesday 9am to 5pm. Thereafter, each class will meet on each Wednesday 3-5pm. One full day is needed to go to Court, approximately 8:30am to 12noon. Student must also appear in DA's office on afternoon before Court day to prepare cases. Also need about 1 hour after Court to complete paperwork. ONE SEMESTER
Position requirementsCourses in Criminal Law and Evidence. Students will be required to attend a class on Wednesday afternoons From 3 to 5 pm with student externs from other law schools. All students must be certified under Pa.B.A.R. 321 and 322 as legal interns.
Substantive prerequisitesplease complete
Externship application deadlineno
Writing sample requiredno
Number of students requested2
RestrictionsStudent may not do any criminal defense work.
Supervisor first nameJeffrey
Supervisor last nameLindy
Supervisor tagEsq.
Supervisor titleAsst District Attorney
Contact first nameJeffrey
Contact last nameLindy
Contact tagEsq.
Contact title line #1Asst District Attorney
Contact phone #215-686-6302
Skill creditsYES case planning, witness interviewing, preparation for hearings, organization of files and materials; motion argument, witness examination and cross-examination.

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