Cobb County Government

Summer Internship Academy

logofinal1The Superior Court of Cobb County offers a Summer Internship Academy for college-aged and first year law school students who are interested in a law related career.

This nine-week program offers participants a chance to learn about the operations of the judiciary, and provides a deeper understanding of various court programs including:

 

Accountability Courts TPO Office
ADR/Mediation Jury Administration
Circuit Defender Drug Lab
Law Library Juvenile Court
Judicial Bench  

 

Interns receive lectures on various legal subjects, as well as practical experience within the court system. Various field trip opportunities are offered throughout the program, affording participants a broader understanding of the multi-faceted operations within the legal system. A visit to the Georgia Supreme Court accompanied by our Chief Judge, a tour of the Cobb County Adult Detention Center, and a tour of the GBI Lab are among some of the opportunities afforded to participants.

The Superior Court of Cobb County realizes the value of education and the importance of teaching opportunities for our up-and-coming legal professionals, and strives to ensure the Summer Internship Academy is of the highest educational benefit to those whom are selected to participate.

In order to be considered for the Academy, applicants must be college-aged or first year law students, and able to commit to the nine-week program in its entirety. The program is a non-paid internship.  Applicants must be able to work the hours of 8:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. To be considered for this opportunity, complete the following application, and submit along with your resume, by the deadline below.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT FOR SUMMER 2017: Friday, May 26, 2017 5 p.m.
Applicants will be contacted directly by May 29th at 5:00 p.m.

Complete the following application (submit online, or print and e-mail to) and email your resume to: Laura.Murphree@cobbcounty.org

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