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ID #149
SubtypeU.S. District Court - Wilmington DE
CourtU.S. Federal Building
Judge first nameThe Honorable Gregory
Judge last nameSleet, U.S.D.J.
First line of addressFederal Building - Lock Box 19
Second line of address844 King Street
DutiesLegal research & writing, primarily in the area of prisoner litigation. Analyze complex legal issues; understand a wide range of legal concepts, principles and practices as they relate to pro se civil litigation in federal court, particularly civil rights matters filed under Section1983, both prisoner and non-prisoner, as well as petitions for habeas corpus. Perform computer-assisted, legal research and summarize results in writing expeditiously. Work to resolve non-dispositive motions (motions to amend, appoint counsel, transfer, etc.). Opportunity to assist in area of dispositive motions.
Agency descriptionU.S. District Court, District of Delaware
Time requirementsFlexible. ONE SEMESTER PLACEMENT
Position requirementsFamiliarity with fundamental principles of constitutional and criminal law; possess a working understanding of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
RestrictionsUsual restrictions apply.
Writing sample requiredno
Number of students requested3
Supervisor salutationThe Hon.
Supervisor first nameGregory
Supervisor last nameSleet
Supervisor titleArticle III Federal Judge
Contact salutationMs.
Contact first nameCynthia
Contact last nameTyer-Daly
Contact titleJudicial Administrator
Contact phone302-573-6470

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