Department of Civil Service

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Legal Internship (ID: 106313) for Summer 2018

Agency/Facility

Dept of Corrections and Community Supervision

1220 Washington Ave.
Albany , NY 12226

Division/Unit: Office of Special Investigations

 

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

 

Proposal Information

Description:

Interns will work under the supervision of the executive staff, two of whom are attorneys. All case-related information and knowledge obtained in the performance of these duties will be treated as confidential information.
Interns will work 12-16 hours a week. Though internships are non-paid positions, students may seek to earn course credit or funding through prior approval from their educational institution.
Interns will be responsible for the following duties:
* Compiling & analyzing documents on investigations related to DOCCS
* Legal research and drafting of legal documents
* Proofreading & cite checking
* Performing research for the Chief & Assistant Chief of Investigations
* Assist Chief & Assistant Chief of Investigations with miscellaneous tasks as requested
* Creating databases, inputting data and analyzing such accordingly

 

Skills:

Detailed-oriented

Organized

Positive attitude

Microsoft Office

Research experience

 

Internship Areas: Legal Specialties, Public Policy

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 10 - 19

Location: Albany

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing 2nd Year Law Student

Minimum Standing: 1st Year Law Student

Degree Concentrations: Legal Studies