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Office of the Chief Judge-Judicial Externship

The Circuit Court of Cook County of the State of Illinois

Chicago, IL

Experience Level
Entry-Level
Work Style
On-site
Opportunity Type
Internship

Judicial externs are law school students who work in chambers for a judge in exchange for school credit, a stipend from an outside agency or to gain experience working in the court system. Externs perform such tasks as file evaluation, legal research or preparation of memoranda. Externs may work along with staff attorneys or directly and solely with a judge.

The Office of the Chief Judge offers law students an off-campus externship as an academic opportunity to experience the day-to-day operations of the state court system.

Compensation
Unknown
  • Law & Politics
  • Government