Have you received your Notice of Registrant Clearance?
Will you have completed 48 credit hours by the beginning of summer?
Are you looking for legal experience this summer?
If you answered yes to all three questions, check out the below listings on Symplicity (under job postings).
The clinics listed below are still taking applicants for the summer! This is a great way to get real legal work experience!
- Family Law Clinic (posting #7940)
- Criminal Defense Clinic (posting #7942)
For questions about applications, please see Career Services. If you have specific questions about the clinics, please see Professor Tuttle (Family Law Clinic) or Professor Ragsdale (Criminal Defense Clinic).
We understand you have limited time to work on your Externship/Clinic Applications and that’s why CAREER SERVICES IS HERE TO HELP!!!
We welcome 2Ls and 3Ls to DROP IN to the Career Services Office, Room 180, on the following days in January between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. for help completing your Summer 2014 Externship Applications and have a snack while we work! We can assist you with OCI applications too!
Tuesday, January 21st
Friday, January 24th
Tuesday, January 28th
Thursday, January 30th
NO APPOINTMENTS NECESSARY for these days only! (For all other days, appointments are required and can be scheduled via Symplicity or by stopping into our office or emailing/calling us.)
Students: The applications for Summer 2014 Externships with Judges & Courts as well as the U.S. Attorney’s Offices and Florida Coastal Clinics are now OPEN under the “Jobs” tab in Symplicity! Each listing includes the qualifications and required application material. (Please note that the application qualifications and pre-requisites are set by the supervising attorney or clinical supervisor). You need to have a resume uploaded on Symplicity in order to view the postings. Schedule your appointment with a Career Counselor today to review your application materials and discuss the opportunities in a one-on-one setting. You can schedule your appointment directly on the Symplicity homepage by clicking “Request An Appointment” on the right-hand side of the page.
Remember, you can only view job postings and OCI opportunities that are open to your class year, so make sure to update your Symplicity profile to reflect your correct class year.
The mission of Second Harvest North Florida is to distribute food and grocery products to hungry people and to educate the public about the causes and possible solutions to problems of domestic hunger.
APPLICATION MATERIALS: Resume; Unofficial Transcript; Writing Sample; Experiential Learning Agreement Form (can be found on Symplicity’s document library)
REQUIREMENTS: Interest in logistics, transportation, and food; 2L or 3L students
DUTIES: The anticipated work of the selected extern is to be involved in operational aspects of the organization. Students will assist with regulatory and compliance matters, review and analyze contracts, draft memorandums, assist with warehouse logistics, transportation, and operational management. Issues may include food safety and the recall process.
Address Cover Letter to: Dear Sir or Madam:
Applications DUE OCTOBER 14, 2013
Questions? Contact the CSD at email@example.com or 680-7744.
Spring credit-bearing Externship opportunities with corporations, public interest employers and government entities are now available for a limited time! A few examples of unique Spring externship opportunities available for 2Ls and 3Ls with a low number of applicants thus far include:
- Federal Law Enforcement Training Center
- North Florida Public Land Trust
- Public Defender’s Office – multiple locations
- State Attorney’s Office – multiple locations
- Three Rivers Legal Services
- U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development
Log onto Symplicity for all the latest opportunities and be sure to get your application materials in order before Friday, October 11th!
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about a particular posting, please contact Lisa Vervynck at email@example.com.
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.
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
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