Externships

Externships for one or two credits have included:

  • Center for the Advancement of the Status of Women
  • Environmental Clinic
  • Israel Disabilities Center
  • Israel Law Center
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Parliament (K'nesset)
  • Prime Minister's Office
  • Private law firms

These externships are supervised work on legal or policy initiatives or litigation matters. Students research and write memoranda for a State of Israel Ministry official, Member of Parliament, or for a lawyer at an NGO or university legal clinic.

These externships may be taken for one or two credits and may begin, by mutual agreement, as early as the first week of June or the first week of July. By ABA rule, a course in Lawyering Skills must be taken prior to or concurrently with the placement. 

To find out more and apply for an externship in Israel, please coordinate with:

Dr. Neil Cogan
Israel Summer Abroad Programs Coordinator
StudyAbroadIsrael@lls.edu