Civil Field Placements

 

The Civil Field Placement Program gives students the opportunity to put their education in practice by working at law firms, public interest, legal departments, and government agencies. Students learn the fundamentals of lawyering and practical judgment by watching skilled lawyers and by practicing these skills under supervision.

Explore the many exciting areas- including Environmental– offered below:

 

San Francisco 

U.S. Department of Education – Office for Civil Rights

U.S. Department of Education – Public Advocates, Inc.

East Bay

Bay Area Rapid Transit – Office of General Counsel

California Attorney General’s Office – Licensing Litigation Section

California Attorney General’s Office – General Kamala Harris, Executive Office

City Administrator—Oakland

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)—Oakland office

U.S. Coast Guard, Alameda

Sacramento

California Department of Justice – Environmental Section

Governor’s Office of Planning and Research

Sacramento City Attorney

U. S. Attorney’s Office, Northern District of California – Civil Division

U.S. Department of Interior, Office of the Regional Solicitor

San Francisco

California Attorney General’s Privacy Enforcement and Protection Unit

California Department of Insurance

Judicial Counsel of California – Administrative Office of the Courts

San Francisco City Attorney

San Francisco Human Rights Commission

Transportation Security Administration, Department of Homeland Security (TSA)

U.S. Attorney’s Office

  • Civil Division

U.S. Department of Agriculture

U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Federal Trade Commission

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

U.S. Department of Justice

U.S. Department of Labor

U.S. Immigrations & Customs Enforcement

U.S. Security and Exchange Commission (SEC)

South Bay/Peninsula

County Counsel—San Mateo County

Santa Clara County Counsel’s Office

U.S. Attorney’s Office, Northern District of California

East Bay

Kaiser Permanente – Legal Department

Kaiser Permanente – Family Health Plan Legal Department

UC Office of the President – Health Sciences and Services

San Francisco

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – Office of the General Counsel

East Bay

UC Office of the President – Office of the General Counsel

San Francisco

U.S. Attorney’s Office – Tax Division 

 

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