Externships Summer/Fall 2009 Externships are available in the following areas: Judicial (open to 1Ls for summer) Criminal * Government/Agency* Child Law* Health Law* Corporate* *must have 51 credit hours to participate 711 Law License Under Illinois State Law, students studying for the J.D. degree who have completed 51 credit hours are eligible to apply to the Illinois Supreme Court for a 711 license, which allows them to practice law in an authorized setting under the direct supervision of a licensed attorney. How to apply for your 711 license 711 Application forms are available at: http://www.luc.edu/law/current/pdfs/711form.pdf. The Registrar's Office will sign a student's application form once it verifies that the student has in fact successfully completed the required 51.0 credit hours. Students need not have the signature of a supervisor before submitting the form to the Registrar for certification, although this signature is necessary before the student can submit the form to the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts. Students may submit a completed application form to the Registrar in room 1430. Judicial Externships Students may apply to approved judges within the: federal district court federal magistrates federal bankruptcy court Circuit court of Cook County-chancery or law division Child Law Externship Sites CHICAGO LAWYERS‘ DEPARTMENT OF COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL EDUCATION, OFFICE OF RIGHTS UNDER LAW CIVIL RIGHTS, U.S. COOK COUNTY PUBLIC OFFICE OF THE PUBLIC DEFENDER'S OFFICE- GUARDIAN OF COOK Juvenile Division COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF LIFESPAN (Domestic CHILDREN AND FAMILY Violence externship) SERVICES Corporate Externship Sites CHICAGO STOCK THE WILLIAM J. EXCHANGE WRIGLEY COMPANY Criminal Externship Sites COOK COUNTY PUBLIC COOK COUNTY DEFENDER'S OFFICE- SHERIFF’S EXECUTIVE Homicide Task Force LEGAL OFFICE COOK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF STATE'S ATTORNEY'S JUSTICE (U.S. OFFICE ATTORNEY'S OFFICE) ILLINOIS STATE DU PAGE COUNTY APPELLATE DEFENDER STATE’S ATTORNEY LAKE COUNTY STATE’S ATTORNEY – Misdemeanor Division Government/Agency Sites AIDS LEGAL COUNCIL OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION CHICAGO AGENCY, U.S. AMERICANS UNITED FOR LIFE EQUAL EMPLOYMENT ARCHDIOCESE OF CHICAGO - OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OFFICE OF LEGAL SERVICES FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT- MIDWEST REGION LEGAL AFFAIRS ILLINOIS ATTORNEY GENERAL - CITY OF CHICAGO CORPORATION Environmental Crimes COUNSEL Bureau / Financial Crimes CITY OF CHICAGO, Unit / Revenue / Prosecutions Bureau/ DEPARTMENT OF LAW – General Law DIVISION OF BUILDINGS INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE AND LAND USE LITIGATION APPEALS CITY OF CHICAGO -SEXUAL INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE HARASSMENT OFFICE DISTRICT COUNSEL COOK COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS -13TH DIST. Government/Agency (cont’d) METROPOLITAN PIER & U.S. COMMODITY EXPOSITION FUTURES TRADING AUTHORITY COMMISSION-Division NATIONAL IMMIGRANT of Enforcement JUSTICE CENTER –THE U.S. EXECUTIVE OFFICE HEARTLAND ALLIANCE OF IMMIGRATION MEXICAN-AMERICAN REVIEW - OFFICE OF LEGAL DEFENSE AND THE DISTRICT EDUCATION FUND COUNSEL (MALDEF) LEGAL ASSISTANCE SECURITIES AND FOUNDATION EXCHANGE COMMISSION Health Law Externship Sites AMERICAN DENTAL RESURRECTION ASSOCIATION MEDICAL CENTER THE AMERICAN RUSH-PRESBYTERIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION ST. LUKE’S MEDICAL THE AMERICAN CENTER MEDICAL RUSH-PRESBYTERIAN ASSOCIATION- ST. LUKE’S MEDICAL Corporate Law Division CENTER Intellectual LOYOLA UNIVERSITY Property Externship MEDICAL CENTER UNIVERSITY HEALTH NORTHWESTERN SYSTEM CONSORTIUM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO HOSPITAL How to apply to the extern site: Please review externship course requirements http://www.luc.edu/law/academics/special/externs hips.html. Feb. 9-13th you will be able to submit your resume and transcript to apply for externships via symplicity. Follow symplicity instructions handout. If you want a specific site-apply individually. Remote sites/extra application steps-apply on your own. Must turn in Honor Statement to participate. How to receive credit (2-3 credit hours): Follow checklist on website Once you secure an externship, the first step is completing the Externship Application and Registration Form Submit supervisor agreement, bi-weekly evaluations, and final evaluation from supervisor Attend class and successfully complete class and on-site requirements Time Requirements: You are expected to work at the extern site a minimum of 110 hours for two credits and 165 hours for three credits in addition to the other requirements of this course. You cannot receive credit for work performed as an extern if you are also paid for that work. You may receive 2 or 3 hours extern credit per semester, and a total of 6 hours of credit during your law school career. QUESTIONS Visit: http://www.luc.edu/law/academics/ special/externships.html Please contact Maureen Looker (Room 1366, Phone (312) 915-7124) or Dean Faught (Room 1477, Phone (312) 915- 7131).