The City of Austin Law Department believes strongly in providing an opportunity for students and other interested applicants to develop the skills necessary to succeed in a professional environment.   The Department's Internship Program includes opportunities to volunteer, paralegal Internships, law student Clerkships, and law graduate Fellowships.

People intern for a variety of reasons: some seek college credit, others want to gain valuable career experience, still others just want to feel good about contributing to the community.

What are the benefits of interning with the City of Austin Law Department?

•          Gain valuable experience and learn new skills.

•          Complete a meaningful internship or externship that will help your resume stand out from the competition for graduate/law school.

•          Learn about the criminal justice system and/or civil litigation process.

•          Explore new career opportunities.

•          Obtain legal, computer, and communication skills that employers are seeking.

•          Earn college credit (contact your school for more information).

•          An opportunity to give back to your community.

Are you looking for an internship?

For information regarding the Paralegal Internship Program

For information regarding the Law Clerk and Fellow Program