Externship Listings

ID #212
SubtypeU.S. Public Defenders
Agency name line 1Federal Community Defender Assn (Philadelphia PA)
Address line 1Suite 540 West - The Curtis Center
Address line 2601 Walnut Street
DutiesAssist attorneys in all aspects of criminal defense practice including negotiation, discovery, investigations, motions, trials and appellate work. Will be supervised by trial attorney and will help with research and writing.
Agency descriptionBusy trial office, representing indigent defendants charged with federal crimes.
Time requirementsSome availability during morning for court proceedings. 1 or 2 SEMESTER PLACEMENT
Position requirementsInterest in criminal defense work and representation of indigent clients. Legal research and writing ability. Some background in criminal procedure. Westlaw or Lexis and rules of evidence.
Writing sample requiredyes
Number of students requested2
RestrictionsNo simultaneous employment with U.S. Attorney in Philadelphia.
Supervisor salutationMs.
Supervisor first nameFelicia
Supervisor last nameSarner
Supervisor tagEsq.
Supervisor titleSupervisory Assistant Federal Defender
Contact salutationMs.
Contact first nameFelicia
Contact last nameSarner
Contact tagEsq.
Contact title line #1Supervisory Assistant Federal Defender
Contact phone #215.928.1100
Skill creditsNO

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