Internship Opportunities

Federal Public Defender for the District of Columbia


Thank you for your interest in the Office of the Federal Public Defender.

If you are interested in applying for an internship with the Federal Public Defender’s Office, please submit a cover letter, resume, and legal writing sample to:

Dani Jahn
Assistant Federal Public Defender
625 Indiana Avenue, N.W., Ste. 550
Washington, D.C. 20004


Applications for internships can be submitted at any time, however the deadline for applications is as follows:

Spring due - Dec. 1
Summer due - Feb. 1
Fall due - Aug. 1

Email is the preferred method of receipt of applications.