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Legal Internships

Office of the General Counsel - Physical site is College Park, MD

Provide support to the legal staff

  1. Assist in providing litigation and administrative support to attorneys and archivists on the legal staff in a variety of ways, including but not limited to: researching legal issues relevant to the Federal Records Act, the Presidential Records Act, the Freedom of Information Act, and other applicable laws pertaining to the activities and operations of the National Archives and Records Administration; and providing support in the drafting of legal opinions, letters, memoranda, discovery responses and other legal documents, and in the preparation of documents for use in administrative and court proceedings.
  1. Special Requirements:  Interns must have strong writing, analytical, and verbal communication skills.  In addition, a basic knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet computer programs is preferred.

How to Apply

A complete application package includes a cover letter stating the reason for your interest, a resume, official transcripts and a letter of recommendation from an educational faculty member.

Where to Send Applications

Materials should be submitted to:

Application Deadline

Applications for summer internships (June - August) are accepted through April 30th annually. Start and end dates are as agreed to between the applicant and our office.

Who to Contact

If you have questions regarding this internship opportunity, please contact
Ezequiel Berdichevsky at (301) 837-1880.

General Questions?

If you have general internship questions, please contact the Student Intern Program:

Telephone Telephone:

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The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
1-86-NARA-NARA or 1-866-272-6272