Spring 2022 Legal Externship
Commissioner Allison Clements is hiring a legal intern for her office at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The position is part-time and will run for the duration of the spring semester, with exact dates flexible to accommodate the applicant’s curricular commitments. We will consider alternate position lengths and work schedules on a case-by-case basis. Although the position is unpaid, our office will enthusiastically support an application for course credit or public interest funding through the applicant’s law school.
Major duties of this position include:
• Reviewing and analyzing Commission orders;
• Preparing memos summarizing legal issues arising under the Federal Power Act, Natural Gas Act, and National Environmental Policy Act of 2005;
• Working on the Commissioner’s speeches and separate statements; and
• Assisting with other projects as assigned.
Applicants should submit a resume, a transcript, a writing sample, and a list of three references. Applicants in their first year of law school should also include an undergraduate transcript. Applications should be submitted to Alexander.DeTaboada@ferc.gov with the subject line “Spring 2022 Internship Application, [Name].”