Internships

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.
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How to Apply

Please email the following documents to internships@cao.hctx.net.

1. Cover Letter
Submit a cover letter discussing your interest in interning with the office, identifying up to three practice groups 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 practice groups 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.