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Summer Law Clerk (ID: 105724) for Fall 2017

Agency/Facility

Alcoholic Beverage Control Board

80 S. Swan Street
Albany , NY 12210

Division/Unit: Office of Counsel

 

Web Site: http://www.sla.ny.gov(New Window)

 

Proposal Information

Description:

The New York State Liquor Authority/Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control is responsible for the legislation, litigation, and enforcement of New York State's ABC laws pursuant to the direction of the Executive Chamber.
Summer Law Clerks within the Office of Counsel for the New York State Liquor Authority conduct legal research, prepare memos of law identifying legal issues, prepare and draft bills of particulars, draft Full Board memorandum, review police referals for consideration of charges, interview witnesses and Police Officers, gather and review evidence, and assist Attorneys in the preparation and presentation of disciplinary cases. Summer Law Clerks are afforded substantive and substantial opportunities to obtain pratical legal experience to compliment their formal legal education.
Typical hours are 8:30 to 4:30 Monday through Friday.

 

Skills:

Writing

Legal Research

Attention to Detail

Public Speaking

 

Internship Areas: Legal Specialties

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 30 or more

Location: Albany

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing 2nd Year Law Student

Minimum Standing: 2nd Year Law Student

Degree Concentrations: Legal Studies