U.S. Senate Finance Committee Externship

Term: Summer
Location: Washington, DC
Credits: 3-4
Eligible Candidates: JD/LLM in Employee Benefits, JD/LLM in Tax Law, LLM in Employee Benefits, and LLM in Tax Law
Deadline: February 1

Degree candidates selected to participate in this externship work over the summer months in Washington, D.C. The extern will be assigned to a supervising attorney, who is responsible for the extern’s orientation; introduction to staff; assignment of work; and final evaluation of performance. The educational objectives of this externship are to provide students with practical experience in a specialized area of law by becoming thoroughly familiar with the legal and policy implications for laws that originate from the U.S. Senate Finance Committee. Consultation with and approval of the director is required for registration.