Externship Listings

AttributeValue
ID #148
TypeFederal
SubtypeU.S. District Court - Wilmington DE
CourtU.S. District Court of Delaware
Judge's first nameThe Honorable Christopher
Judge's last nameBurke, U.S.M.J.
First line of address844 N King Street - Unit 28
CityWilmington
StateDE
Zip19801
DutiesPrimarily legal research and writing; may be asked to assist the Courtroom Deputy with various courtroom proceedsings and administrative support tasks to gain exposure to federal trial court; draft memorandum orders or opinions in response to motions filed in varius cases, including patent & trademark, personal injury, employment, Social Security, and civil rights litigation.
Agency descriptionU.S. Magristrate Judge for the U.S. District Court of Delaware.
Time requirementsA minimum of 10 hrs a week ; preferably 15 hours a week or more.
Position requirementsDEADLINE November 1. NOTE THIS is earlier than the general Externship deadline. May be competitve with other law schools. Must have a 3.3 GPA, a demonstated writing ability (journal membership preferred, but not required) and strong interpersonal communication skills. Applicants with an interest in litigating in Delaware after graduation from law school will be given preference.
RestrictionsNONE
Writing sample required?Yes
Number of students requested1
Supervisor's salutationMs.
Supervisor's first nameMelanie
Superivsor's last nameCrawford
Supervisor's tagEsq.
Supervisor's titlePermanent Law Clerk
Contact's first nameDeborah
Contact's last nameKrett
Contact's titleCourt Room Deputy
Contact's phone302-573-4592

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