Spring 2013 Externship & Clinic Application Changes

The application process for Externships and Clinics is changing!  Beginning with Spring 2014 positions, externships and clinics will be sorted into two phases.  Phase 1 will include Judges & Courts, Florida Coastal Clinics and the U.S. Attorney’s Offices. Phase 2 will include Corporations, Public Interest Employers and Government Entities. Specific information is below.

How to apply

Each clinic and externship opportunity is posted with an individual description on Symplicity (https://law-fcsl-csm.symplicity.com/students). Each listing will include the requirements and required application material. (Please note that the application requirements and pre-requisites are set by the supervising attorney or clinical supervisor).  You can obtain a copy of each of the Phase I externship descriptions in the CSD office or on the Symplicity Document Library. You need to have a resume uploaded on Symplicity in order to view the postings. You will only be able to view the posting that are open to your class year, so make sure to update your Symplicity profile to reflect your correct class year.

Stop by the CSD to pick up a copy of the Symplicity Training Manual. The manual includes detailed instructions on how to log into Symplicity, upload documents and find postings. If you have any questions concerning Symplicity, please contact our office at (904) 680-7744 or careerservices@fcsl.edu. For more information about a particular posting, please contact Lisa Vervynck at lvervynck@fcsl.edu.

Important Dates

In order to make the process as smooth and efficient as possible, strict deadlines have been set. It is very likely that late applications will not be placed. Make sure that you meet the deadlines below for the experiential learning opportunities that interest you.

PHASE 1

August 12th                 Applications OPEN on Symplicity for: Judges & Courts, Florida Coastal Clinics and the U.S. Attorney Offices 

September 13th            Applications DUE for: Judges & Courts, Florida Coastal Clinics and U.S. Attorney Offices

PHASE 2

September 16th            Applications OPEN on Symplicity for: Corporations, Public Interest Employers and Government Entities                                 

October 11th               Applications DUE for: Corporations, Public Interest Employers and Government Entities