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Application Deadline

Spring: February 12th; Summer: March 12th; Fall: August 3rd; Winter: December 11th. To apply, please complete the program application found at the second URL below. Submit the completed application, essay response, cover letter and resume to the address listed. You may also submit optional materials, such as letters of recommendation (encouraged), additional writing samples and transcripts.



Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia

Criminal Law Internship Program
Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia
Public Defender Service District of Columbia
633 Indiana Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004
Phone: (202) 628-1200


Number of Interns: 101 or more
Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Stipend, Unpaid
Duration: N/A
Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students


Washington, DC