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ID #214
TypeNew Jersey
Agency name line 1Mercer County Office of the Prosecutor
Address line 1Mercer County Court House
Address line 2PO Box 8068
DutiesStudents will be responsible for a variety of research and writing assignments including municipal appeals, motions to suppress evidence, and appellate briefs, and in addition will make court appearances under supervision, including presenting cases to grand juries, handling motions and municipal appeals, appearing for routine court coverage (bail hearings, arraignments, sentencings and appearing in juvenile court including trials).
Agency descriptionCounty Prosecutor's Office. Responsible for prosecution of crimes and related offenses from 13 municipalities, including an urban core, surburban and rual areas. The MCPO currently consists of 40 lawyers, 60 detectives, and supportive clerical and identification unit staff.
Time requirementsNo requirements as to days. Will work with student's scheduling needs. EITHER 1 OR 2 SEMESTER PLACEMENT IS ALLOWED.
Position requirementsInterview, background investigation and writing sample required.
Writing sample requiredyes
Number of students requested4
RestrictionsEmployment constituting a conflict of interest is impermissible. Background check required.
Supervisor salutationMs.
Supervisor first nameAmy
Supervisor last nameDevenny
Supervisor tagEsq.
Supervisor titleAssistant Prosecutor
Contact salutationMs.
Contact first nameAmy
Contact last nameDevenny
Contact tagEsquire
Contact title line #1Assistant Prosecutor
Contact phone #609-989-6316

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