Externship Listings

ID #207
TypeNew Jersey
Agency name line 1Camden County Office of the Prosecutor
Address line 125 N Fifth Street
DutiesThis office offers substantial opportunity for court appearances, including conducting motions, juvenile trials, domestic violence trials, sentencings, hearings, and routine court coverage. In additon, students will gain practical legal research and writing experience, and have the opportunity to interact with attorneys, judges, investigators, and other legal interns.
Agency descriptionChief law enforcement agency for Camden County, responsible for investigating and prosecuting all indictable offenses within the county, oversee 37 municipalities of urban, suburban, and rural character. The CCPO currently consists of 75 attorneys, 109 investigators, 29 agents, and a full support staff.
Time requirements1 1/2 days each week on average. . TWO SEMESTER PLACEMENT PREFERED, BUT NOT REQUIRED.
Position requirementsExtensive background check, similar to bar admission materials. Usual timetable is 2-3 weeks for student to acquire documents re education and employment history, plus 2 weeks for investigators to complete review. Prof. Gotthelf has a copy of the background check packet.
Writing sample requiredyes
Number of students requested8
RestrictionsEmployment constituting a conflict of interest is impermissible.
Supervisor salutationMs
Supervisor first nameElizabeth
Supervisor last nameDoyle
Supervisor tagEsq.
Supervisor titleLegal Intern Director
Contact salutationMs
Contact first nameVera
Contact last nameBrahn
Contact tagEsq
Contact title line #1Legal Extern Coordinator
Contact phone #856-225-8655
Skill creditsYES courtroom advocacy.

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