Info Session: Postgraduate Honors and Summer Internships with the DOJ

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 @ 10:00am to 11:30am
Jerome Greene Hall, Room 101
Aug 08
Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 @ 10:00am to 11:30am
Jerome Greene Hall, Room 101

Join Social Justice Initiatives at Columbia Law School on 8/8, 10-11:30 am, for an information session on summer and postgraduate employment at the Department of Justice (DOJ). Jamila Frone, Director of the DOJ's Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management, will discuss:

  • The Attorney General's Honors Program, the premier entry-level federal attorney recruitment program, open to 3Ls as well as recent graduates who entered judicial clerkships, graduate law programs, or qualifying legal fellowships.
  • The Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP), a competitive recruitment program for compensated summer internships.

Please note: DOJ applications are accepted 7/31-9/4. 

Registration is limited to the first 100 people to sign up. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. This session is geared toward students of NYC metro area law schools.

The session will be held in Jerome Greene Hall, 435 West 116th Street at Amsterdam Avenue, Room 101.

Jamila Frone has served as the Director of OARM since September 2014. In this capacity, Ms. Frone provides management and program oversight of legal recruitment and outreach, suitability and background investigations, FBI Whistleblower cases, attorney disciplinary matters, and policy issues. Prior to her appointment, she served as OARM’s Deputy Director of Legal Recruitment and Outreach. Ms. Frone’s career at the United States Department of Justice also includes four years as an Assistant General Counsel for the Executive Office for United States Attorneys General Counsel’s Office. In that role, she provided legal advice and counsel to the 94 United States Attorneys’ Offices (USAOs) and represented the USAOs in administrative litigation before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Merit Systems Protection Board. Her work has been recognized by the Department with an Attorney General’s Award for Equal Employment Opportunity given for her service in advancing diversity and inclusion. Prior to serving in the United States Department of Justice, Ms. Frone was an Attorney-Advisor with the United States Office of Special Counsel and the Federal Election Commission. Ms. Frone received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Virginia and a Juris Doctor from the George Washington University Law School.  

Hosted by SJI.

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