The Externship on the Federal Government—Semester in Washington, DC allows students to work full-time within the federal government or at a DC-based nonprofit for academic credit. Open to 3Ls in the fall and 2Ls and 3Ls in the spring. The fall 2020 application is due 3/5.
We will be joined by Timothy M. Reif '85, judge on the U.S. Court of International Trade and DC Externship coteacher the externship. He will discuss the benefits of externing with the federal government. Director of Government Programs and Lecturer in Law Rachel Pauley, who oversees the externship, will be on hand to answer questions about the application and placement process.
TIMOTHY REIF BIO
Timothy M. Reif '85 is a judge on the U.S. Court of International Trade. The court, established under article III of the Constitution, has nationwide jurisdiction over civil actions arising out of the customs and international trade laws of the United States. His previous positions include senior advisor to the U.S. Trade Representative and other senior Administration officials on all global compliance, investment and regulatory matters, as well as trade and investment negotiations; general counsel to the Trade Representative; and Chief Counsel to the Subcommittee on Trade, Committee on Ways and Means in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Hosted by SJI. Lunch will be served. Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options will be available. If you have further dietary restrictions, email Diana Pedi at [email protected] at least two business days prior to the event, and we will do our best to accommodate them.