Our Program
The Harris County Attorney’s Office provides hand-on legal training through its internship program. Interns complete writing and research assignments in addition to training in the courtroom. Students make significant contributions to the office and develop their legal training and education. Twelve-week sessions are offered in the fall, spring and summer semesters.

How to Apply


Please click the "apply now" button below to upload your application materials. Applications are due on November 1 for the Spring, March 1 for Summer, and  July 1 for Fall. 


1. Cover Letter
Submit a cover letter discussing your interest in interning with the office, identifying up to three divisions in preferential order, and indicating the session (spring, fall, or summer) for which you are applying.


2. Resume

3. Unofficial Transcript

4. Legal Writing Sample (5-10 pages)

5. Background Check Authorization Form

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


Application Due Dates

Spring: November 1.
Summer: March 1.
Fall: July 1.

Application Due Dates

  • November 1

    Jul 02
    Nov 01
  • March 1

    Mar 01
    Jun 30
  • July 1

    Jul 01