To be considered for our INTERNSHIP program, please email ALL OF THE following SIX ITEMS:

1.     Cover Letter

·       Using the Practice Group options below, list up to three practice groups with which you would like to intern and/or state that you have no practice group preference:

Practice Group List:

Litigation, General Counsel, Compliance, Children’s Protective Services, Disability and Elder Law, Public Law, Environmental Law, Real Estate, and Hospital District

·       The days and hours you are committed to working at HCAO 

·       For summer applicants, state if you would like to work 12 weeks or 6 weeks (indicate first or second session)

2.     Resume

3.     Unofficial Transcript

4.     Writing Sample

5.     Completed Background Check Authorization form (can be obtained from section below)

6.     A one-page letter addressed to Vince Ryan on the topic of "What does Public Service mean to you?"

Most practice groups will require at least one additional screening process, e.g., in-person or phone interview.



Application Deadlines:

Summer Internships - March 1 (Extension)
Spring Internships - November 1
Fall Internships - July 1


Still have questions about our internship program? Use this form to let us know what you need.

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