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Legal Internships

Internship applications for summer 2015 positions are due no later than April 3, 2015. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applicants are encouraged to apply early, and selections may be made prior to April 3, 2015.

Internships are available in the following divisions:

  • Bank Activities & Structure
  • Community & Consumer Law
  • Enforcement & Compliance
  • Securities & Corporate Practices
  • Legislative & Regulatory Activities

These are unpaid positions for students who have completed their first or second year of law school. We consider the following factors in reviewing your application:

  • Academic record
  • A sincere interest in financial institutions law and enforcement
  • Top 25 percent of graduating class (preferred, not mandatory)
  • Relevant course work in financial institutions law, securities law, commercial law, administrative law, trial practice, etc.
  • Law school activities such as Law Review, clinical programs, moot court, and judicial clerkships, and financial institutions-related work experience (legal or business)

How to Apply

Send an e-mail to Summer.Internship@occ.treas.gov that includes the following:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Transcript
  • Writing sample

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