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State & Local Government Career Resources - State-by-State List

In addition to PSJD's resources on federal government opportunities, PSJD maintains a state-by-state list of useful places to begin research on internships and jobs with state and local governments. Here you will find links to information about many different government employers. If you have any suggestions on how to improve this site, please email psjd@nalp.org.

Map-based state-by-state navigation

WashingtonOregonCaliforniaIdahoNevadaUtahArizonaMontanaWyomingColoradoNew MexicoNorth DakotaSouth DakotaNebraskaKansasOklahomaTexasMinnesotaIowaMissouriArkansasLouisianaWisconsinIllinoisKentuckyTennesseeMississippiAlabamaGeorgiaFloridaSouth CarolinaNorth CarolinaVirginiaMichiganMichiganIndianaOhioWest VirginiaPennsylvaniaNew YorkMarylandMarylandDelawareNew JerseyConnecticutRhode IslandMassachusettsVermontNew HampshireMaineAlaskaHawaiiNew JerseyVermontNew HampshireMassachusettsWashington DCNebraska

NOTE: Asterisks indicate websites that include job posts as well as information.

Alabama

State Employment Job Board:
Alabama.gov
*State Personnel Department
State Agencies:
*Office of the Attorney General: Contains information about attorney positions and summer law clerk opportunities.
State District Attorneys:
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Other Sources:
*Alabama State Bar: Classified section, as well as a membership directory and other public resources.

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Alaska

State Employment Job Board:
*City of Fairbanks
*Workplace Alaska
State Legislature:
State Legislature: The official website for Alaska's state legislature.
State Agencies:
*Attorney General's Office: Posts notices of available positions at the Attorney General's Office as well as at District Attorneys' offices throughout Alaska.
State District Attorneys:
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*Anchorage School District
*Mat-Su Borough School District: Lists employment opportunities at the Mat-Su Borough School District.

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Arizona

State Employment Job Board:
*Arizona State Jobs
State Legislature:
*Phoenix, State Legislature: provides career and internship opportunities on the links labeled "Career Opportunities" and "Internship Opportunities" on the left sidebar at the bottom of the page.
State Agencies:
*Phoenix Attorney General's Office
State District Attorneys:
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*Arizona Public Defender's Office
Maricopa County Office of the Legal Defender: Created in 1995 to provide the county an alternate indigent defense office.
Maricopa County Public Defender's Office: The official website for the Public Defender's office for Maricopa County
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*City of Tucson
*Maricopa County Attorney's Office: Lists permanent and volunteer employment opportunities.
*Phoenix, Maricopa County Assessor
*Phoenix, Maricopa County Assessor
Pima County Attorney's Office
Other Sources:
Maricopa County (Phoenix), Arizona Superior Court in Maricopa County: Job opportunities

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Arkansas

State Employment Job Board:
*Arkansas State Jobs
State Judiciary:
*Arkansas Judiciary Employment
State Legislature:
Arkansas Bureau of Legislative Research
State Agencies:
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Finance & Administration, Office of Revenue Legal Counsel
Department of Human Services, Office of Chief Counsel
Public Service Commission: The Commission regulates the intrastate rates and services of the public utilities in Arkansas.
State District Attorneys:
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
Arkansas Municipal League
Arkansas' City & County Government Information: Local government information arranged by county.

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California

State Employment Job Board:
*California State Personnel Board
State Legislature:
California State Legislature
State Agencies:
*Attorney General's Office: Provides career opportunities on the uppper link labeled "Careers"
State District Attorneys:
*Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office: Career opportunities page.
San Diego County District Attorney
*San Francisco District Attorney: Click on the Contact Us tab for employment and volunteer opportunities.
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*San Diego Public Defender: Links for permanent employment and internship opportunities.
*San Francisco Public Defender: Describes available permanent and volunteer opportunities.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
Chula Vista City Attorney's Office
*Los Angeles City Attorney's Office
Los Angeles Superior Court: Links to permanent and volunteer opportunities on the left side of the homepage.
*San Diego Child Welfare Services: Job opportunities on the upper link labeled "Jobs"
San Diego City Attorney's Office
*San Francisco City Attorney's Office: Provides internship programs
*San Francisco Unified School District: provides job opportunities under the upper righthand link labeled "Job Seekers".
Other Sources:
*Poway Unified School District
*San Diego Police Department: provides information on job opportunities
San Diego Treasurer-Tax Collector
*San Diego Unified School District: Provides employment opportunities under the upper drop-down link labeled "Employment".
*San Francisco Superior Court: Links to permanent and volunteer opportunities on the left side of the homepage.
San Francisco Superior Court: Official employment website
*San Francisco Unified School District: Click on the upper righthand link labeled "Job Seekers."
*Sweetwater Union High School District: Provides employment opportunities by clicking on the link labeled "Employment" on the upper bar

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Connecticut

State Employment Job Board:
*Jobs with the State- Human Resources site: Includes listings for specific jobs and links to jobs with particular state agencies.
*State Agency Jobs Sites: Lists of all Connecticut agencies with direct links to job openings
State Agencies:
*Connecticut Office of the Attorney General: Assistant Attorney General positions are available under "Employment" on the sidebar.
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*Connecticut Municipal Job Bank

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Deleware

State Employment Job Board:
*State of Delaware: Lists job openings with the State of Delaware.
State Judiciary:
*Delaware State Courts
State Agencies:
*Delaware Attorney General's Office
*Delaware Department of Justice: Student summer law clerk program
*Delaware Department of Justice: Brochure with details on career possibilities with the Delaware Department of Justice.
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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District of Columbia

State Employment Job Board:
*DC Department of Human Resources
State Agencies:
*DC Office of the Attorney General: Summer Associate and Internship program. The Office also offers a Pro Bono Program.
*DC Office of Police: Provides a Complaints Internship Program.
Other Sources:
*DC Capital City Fellows Program (post-graduate program: The City Fellows Program (CCFP) is designed to attract recent graduates of master's degree programs in public administration, public policy, urban planning and related fields, including law.

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Florida

State Employment Job Board:
*Florida State Employment
*State of Florida Jobs: Searchable database for state jobs
State Agencies:
*State of Florida Attorney General's Office: Provides internship information and application forms, as well as a listing of statewide jobs in its various branch offices.
State District Attorneys:
*Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office
*Office of the State Attorney, 17th Judicial Circuit (Broward County: Law clerk and internship information.
*Office of the State Attorney, Fourth Judicial Circuit of Florida (includes Jacksonville: Internship and employment information, including details about the summer intern program.
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*Florida Public Defender Association: Links to the job announcements of all 20 state public defender's offices.
*Miami-Dade County Public Defender's Office
Municipal Legal Agencies:
City of Bonita Springs, County Attorney's Office
*City of Jacksonville, Office of General Counsel: Hires experienced attorneys.
*City of Miami Attorney's Office: Information on full employment.
*City of Miami Attorney's Office: Information about the legal internship and summer law clerk programs for 2Ls and 3Ls in municipal law.
*City of Miami Beach Attorney's Office
*Hillsborough County
Lee County Attorney's Office
*Leon County
*Miami-Dade County Attorney's Office: Employment and internship information and includes attorney profiles (listed by practice area and law school)
*Miami-Dade County Attorney's Office
*Orange County
Pinellas County Attorney's Office
Polk County Board of County Commissioners

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Georgia

State Employment Job Board:
*Georgia State Jobs: Current job listings
State Agencies:
*Georgia Attorney General: Employment listings and application information for a volunteer summer internship in various divisions.
State District Attorneys:
*Office of the Fulton County District Attorney: Information on employment and internship opportunities.
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*Georgia Public Defenders: Lists open positions for Georgia public defenders.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*City of Atlanta Department of Law: Page for job seekers & information on internship program.
*City of Atlanta Department of Law: Summer associate program information.
*City of Atlanta jobs

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Hawaii

State Employment Job Board:
*Department of Human Resources Development
State Judiciary:
*Hawaii Judiciary Employment: Includes an overview of the Hawaii Judiciary and provides job listings.
State Legislature:
Hawaii State Legislature
State Agencies:
*Hawaii Attorney General Employment: The Hawaii Attorney General's Office represents and defends state agencies and officials, has prosecutorial power in criminal cases, advises on regulatory matters, and provides advice and counsel regarding legislation and legal issues to state officials.
Hawaii Department of Budget and Finance: This department administers the State budget and public services such as the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission and the Office of the Public Defender.
Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs: DCCA's major services are registration and licensing, examination for financial health and soundness, complaint processing, and consumer protection and education.
*Hawaii State Department of Health
State District Attorneys:
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
County of Hawaii
*County of Kauai
*County of Maui
*The City and County of Honolulu Employment

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Idaho

State Employment Job Board:
*Idaho State Employment
State Agencies:
*Idaho Office of Attorney General Employment
State District Attorneys:
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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Illinois

State Employment Job Board:
*Illinois State Agencies: Links to Illinois government agencies.
*Work 4 Illinois
State Agencies:
*Illinois Attorney General: Provides law clerk, attorney, and non-attorney positions, along with information on the benefits.
*Illinois Department of Children and Family Services, Office of Legal Services
*Illinois Department of Human Services: Provides a variety of positions in human services.
*Illinois Environmental Protection Agency: Provides information regarding environmental career opportunities, job listings, as well as employment counselors who can answer questions regarding relevant jobs and qualifications.
*Illinois Housing Development Authority: Provides links to job opportunities along with the contact information and an accompanying application.
State District Attorneys:
*Cook County State's Attorney's Office
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*Illinois Office of the State Appellate Defender: Provides available employment listings for several offices.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*Chicago Housing Authority
*City of Chicago Department of Law: Also recruits volunteers.
*City of Chicago Department of Law: Recruits Department of Law volunteers.
*Cook County Jobs
Other Sources:
*Cook County Judiciary: See sidebar menu at bottom labeled "Employment."

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Indiana

State Employment Job Board:
*Indiana State Job Database: Provides state employment opportunities as well as internships under "Job Seekers" in the sidebar.
State Judiciary:
*Indiana Court System: Provides information for Indiana court jobs.
State Agencies:
*Office of the Indiana Attorney General: The office seeks clerks and lawyers in addition to other opportunities.
State District Attorneys:
*Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council: Provides prosecuting attorney positions in different counties. The Council assists prosecuting attorneys in their duties by preparing manuals, providing legal research, conducting training seminars, and acting as a liaison with study commissions and agencies of all branches of local, state and federal government.
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
City of Indianapolis

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Iowa

State Employment Job Board:
Iowa State and Local Government: Provides links to Iowa offices, legislative branch, judicial branch, executive branch, boards and commissions, counties, cities, townships, villages, and more.
*Iowa Workforce Development: Lists job openings at the Iowa Workforce Development.
State Judiciary:
*Iowa Judicial Branch
State Agencies:
*Iowa Department of Human Resources
*Iowa Department of Public Safety
State District Attorneys:
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*Iowa State Public Defender: Lists jobs at the Iowa State Public Defender. The State Public Defender coordinates provision of legal representation to indigent persons under arrest or charged with a crime, in juvenile cases, and on appeal in criminal and post-conviction relief cases.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*Iowa County Attorney’s Association
*Polk County Iowa: Lists job openings at Polk County.

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Kansas

State Employment Job Board:
*Kansas State Employment
State Legislature:
Kansas State Legislature
State Agencies:
Kansas Attorney General
Kansas Dept of Education
Kansas Dept. of Revenue
Kansas State Department of Health and Environment
State District Attorneys:
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Shawnee County Prosecutor and PD
*Wyandotte County Prosecutor and PD: Provides employment opportunities on the upper bar link labeled "Employment".
Municipal Legal Agencies:
City of Topeka

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Kentucky

State Employment Job Board:
*Kentucky Cities & Towns: Provides local government information and websites and links to several job banks.
*Kentucky State Government Co-op/Intern Program: For-credit internship for Kentucky students.
*Kentucky State Jobs: Job postings and a search engine for state job opportunities.
State Judiciary:
*Kentucky Courts
State Legislature:
Kentucky State Legislature
Governor:
*Kentucky Office of Governor Internship Program: Provides an unpaid internship in the Office of the Governor in areas including Policy and Legislative Affairs and Legal Counsel.
State Agencies:
Kentucky Attorney General
Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Human Services, Office of Legal Services: The Office of Legal Services provides legal services for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and the constituents it serves.
Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection: Duty is to lead the effort to protect and enhance Kentucky's environment and has an Energy and Environment Cabinet scholarship program for Kentucky students.
Kentucky Finance and Administration Cabinet, Office of General Counsel: The Office of General Counsel provides legal advice on all issues, coordinates and reports on the work of the Office of Legal Services for Finance and Technology and the Office of Legal Services for Revenue, and serves as a legal liaison to the Governor’s legal counsel.
Kentucky Public Service Commission: The Commission regulates over 1,500 utilities and has quasi-legislative and quasi-judicial duties and powers.
State District Attorneys:
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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Louisiana

State Employment Job Board:
*Louisiana Cities & Parishes: Provides local government information and websites and links to several job banks.
*Louisiana State Employment: Search engine for employment opportunities.
State Judiciary:
*Louisiana Courts Employment: Contains Louisiana judiciary information, including instructions on applying to judicial clerkship opportunities.
State Legislature:
Louisiana Legislature
State Agencies:
*Louisiana Attorney General Employment: Provides employment opportunities for jobs including attorneys, paralegals, computer personnel, clerks, investigators, legal secretaries, secretaries, student workers, law clerks, etc.
*Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Employment: Provides instructions for applying for Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality employment.
Louisiana Mental Health Advocacy Service: This service has six regional offices staffed by attorneys and provides free legal services under Louisiana's Mental Health Law for indigent patients who are hospitalized due to mental illness or substance abuse. Also protects patients' rights and provides information on the Mental Health Law to consumers, hospitals, and the public.
Louisiana Public Service Commission: The Commission is an independent regulatory agency dedicated to servicing the public by assuring safe, reliable, and reasonably priced services for the public utilities and motor carriers.
Louisiana Tax Commission: Mission is to serve Louisiana taxpayers fairly and with integrity by administering property tax laws.
State District Attorneys:
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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Maine

State Employment Job Board:
*Compilation of Maine Jobs
*Maine State Employment: Official website for Maine State employment.
*Municipal Job Listings (includes NH jobs: Provides a myriad of diverse municipal career opportunities.
State Agencies:
*State of Maine Office of the Attorney General: Offers summer internships in its office in Augusta, Maine.
*Maine Bureau of Human Resources
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Other Sources:
*Jobs with the University of Maine: Provides employment at several University of Maine locations. Simply click on one of the locations provided and you will be forwarded to a site with career opportunities.

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Massachusetts

State Employment Job Board:
*Massachusetts Municipal Job Listings
*Massachusetts State Employment
State Agencies:
*Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General: Has legal internship positions and a post-grad Honors program.
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*City of Boston Job Site
*City of Brockton
*City of Cambridge (Metro Boston
*City of Somerville (Metro Boston
*City of Springfield
*City of Worcester
*Law Department of the City of Boston: Hires law student interns year-round.
*Links to Other Boston Agencies: Links to additional career sites and other public agencies in the Boston area.
*Town of Brookline (Metro Boston

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Michigan

State Agencies:
*Michigan Attorney General: Provides jobs for the Michigan Attorney General including Attorney General Investigator, Departmental Analyst, Departmental Technician, Legal Assistant, Paralegal, and Word Processing Assistant.
*Michigan Civil Service Commission: Search jobs by clicking on the necessary links provided on the left sidebar under "Employment Information".
*Michigan Department of Community Health: Just click on the picture link labeled "Job Openings".
*Michigan Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
*Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environment (DNRE
*Michigan Department of Transportation
State District Attorneys:
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*City of Detroit: Job listings accessible on the left sidebar.
Other Sources:
*University of Michigan, Center for Local, State and Urban Policy

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Montana

State Employment Job Board:
*Montana State Government
State Agencies:
*Department of Justice
State District Attorneys:
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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Nevada

State Employment Job Board:
*Nevada State Employment: Official website for Nevada State employment.
State Agencies:
Nevada Office of Attorney General
*Nevada Office of the Attorney General Jobs: Lists jobs.
State District Attorneys:
*Las Vegas District Attorney's Office
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*Clark County Employment Opportunities
Las Vegas City Attorney
*The City of Las Vegas
The City of Las Vegas, NV

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New Hampshire

State Employment Job Board:
*New Hampshire State Human Resources Home Page: Includes alink to current openings, including attorney openings.
State Agencies:
*New Hampshire Attorney General's Office: The New Hampshire Attorney General's Office, located in Concord, New Hampshire, has a legal internship program.
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
Listing of NH Cities and Towns: Click on any city or town in New Hampshire for information and links to the city or town's website.

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New Jersey

State Employment Job Board:
*New Jersey State Employment: Official website for New Jersey State employment.
State Legislature:
New Jersey Legislature: Human resources page for the New Jersey Legislature.
Governor:
*Office of the Governor: Offers 2L and 3L internships.
State Agencies:
*Office of the Attorney General: Provides post-graduate internships.
*Office of the Attorney General, Division of Criminal Justice: Offers unpaid summer internships for students between their second and third years of law school.
*Office of the Attorney General, Division of Gaming: Offers unpaid internships in various areas of work.
*Office of the Attorney General, Division of Law: Offers unpaid semester and summer internships, as well as post-graduate employment opportunities.
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
City of Trenton Mayor's Office

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New Mexico

State Employment Job Board:
*New Mexico State Personnel Office: Official website for state government employment opportunities.
State Legislature:
New Mexico State Legislature
State Agencies:
New Mexico Environmental Department
State District Attorneys:
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
Bernalillo County Attorney's Office
City of Albuquerque

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New York

State Employment Job Board:
*New New York Leaders: Internship opportunities with New York State government.
*New York State Department of Civil Service - Employment: Lists current openings in the New York State Government, as well as openings in local governments.
*New York State Department of Civil Service - Internships: Lists legal and non-legal internships available with New York State government agencies.
State Agencies:
*New York State Attorney General: Offers part time and summer opportunities for Law Students in a variety of locations and divisions around the state.
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
Law Department, Office of Corporation Counsel, City of Albany: Provides legal services to the city of Albany and prosecutes certain crimes and offenses.
*New York City Law Department

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North Carolina

State Employment Job Board:
*North Carolina State Government Internship Program: provides summer internships for legal residents of North Carolina. They are offered in virtually all areas of state government, through the North Carolina Youth Advocacy and Involvement Office.
*North Carolina State Government Jobs: See the "Administrative and Managerial" section.
State Agencies:
North Carolina Department of Justice: is the official North Carolina Department of Justice website.
State District Attorneys:
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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North Dakota

State Employment Job Board:
*North Dakota State Employment
State Judiciary:
North Dakota Judiciary: Features job posts when available.
State Agencies:
*North Dakota Attorney General: Official employment website.
State District Attorneys:
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
North Dakota Association of Counties

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Ohio

State Employment Job Board:
*State of Ohio Employment Opportunities: Provides several search options for Ohio state employment.
State of Ohio Government: Links to state government, executive branch, judiciary, legislative branch, counties and more.
State Judiciary:
*Supreme Court of Ohio and Ohio Judicial System
State Agencies:
*Ohio Attorney General's Office: Lists career opportunities.
*Ohio Department of Veteran Services: Provides information on veteran employment services.
*Ohio Environmental Protection Agencey: Provides employment opportunities.
State District Attorneys:
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
*Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association
State Public Defenders:
*Ohio Public Defenders: Links to several pieces of employment information as long as job listing searches. The focus of the Office of the Ohio Public Defender is on the appeals and post-trial activities of death penalty and other criminal and juvenile delinquency cases.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*Franklin County (Columbus) Employment Opportunties (by Agency

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Oklahoma

State Employment Job Board:
*Oklahoma State Office of Personnel Management: Provides personnel information and lists currently available jobs for the state of Oklahoma.
State Judiciary:
*Oklahoma Courts: Scroll down to see possible job openings.
State Legislature:
Oklahoma Legislature
State Agencies:
*Oklahoma Attorney General Employment
Oklahoma Corporation Commission: The Commission regulates public utilities, oil and gas drilling, production and environmental protection; motor carrier, rail and pipeline transportation; and the environmental integrity of petroleum storage tank systems.
*Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality Employment: Provides information on Department of Environmental Quality employment.
*Oklahoma Department of Human Services: Includes available job posts.
*Oklahoma Tax Commission Employment: Provides career opportunities at the Oklahoma Tax Commission.
State District Attorneys:
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*Oklahoma Indigent Defense System: Provides trial, appellate and post-conviction criminal defense services to persons who have been judicially determined to be entitled to legal counsel at State expense.

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Oregon

State Employment Job Board:
*Oregon State Employment: Official website for Oregon State employment.
State Legislature:
*Oregon State Legislature: Provides employment opportunties under the upper link labeled "Employment".
State Agencies:
*Oregon State Attorney General: Provides career opportunities under the upper link labeled "Careers".
*Oregon State Department of Environmental Quality: Provides job opportunities under the leftbar link labeled "Jobs at DEQ".
State District Attorneys:
*Multnomah County District Attorney's Office: Offers employment opportunities under the left-hand link labeled "Employment Opportunities.
Polk County District Attorney's Office: Includes Polk County government employment opportunities.
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
City of Portland
US Attorneys:
*United States Attorney's Office: Offers employment opportunities under the leftbar link labeled "Employment".

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Pennsylvania

State Employment Job Board:
*Commonwealth Workforce Development System
*Pennsylvania State Employment: Official website for Pennsylvania State employment.
State Judiciary:
*The Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania: Lists job openings.
Governor:
*Pennsylvania Governor's Office of the General Counsel: Provides information about the Office and its law school recruiting program.
State Agencies:
*Office of the Attorney General - Employment: Apply for open positions
*Department of Public Welfare
*Department of Education: Lists employment opportunities.
*Pennsylvania State Civil Service Commission: Lists available career opportunities.
*Securities and Exchange Commission: Provides opportunities with the Commission, including information on their law student observers program and their summer honors program. The Philadelphia regional office includes Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, District of Columbia in its jurisdiction.
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
*Office of the District Attorney in Alleghany County: Job application for employment with the Office.
*Philadelphia District Attorney's Office: See right-hand menu for information specific to summer program, 3Ls, 2Ls, and established attorneys.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*Chester County Employment
*Crawford County Employment
*Cumberland County Employment
*Lebanon County Employment: Links to current job openings with the County government.
*Lehigh County Employment: Lists County employment opportunities.
*Luzerne County Employment: Lists career opportunities with the County government.
*Montgomery County
*Philadelphia Office of Human Resources
*Union County Government Employment
*Warren County Human Resources: Links to information on employment with the County government.
*Wayne County Employment: Links to employment opportunities with County government and courts.
Other Sources:
*Philadelphia Court System

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Rhode Island

State Employment Job Board:
*Rhode Island State Employment: Official website for Rhode Island State employment.
*Rhode Island State Government Intern Program: Provides information about summer and spring internships with the State Government. Law students may qualify to conduct litigation.
Governor:
Governor's Office
State Agencies:
*Rhode Island Office of the Attorney General: Offers internship programs for law students.
Office of Library and Information Services, Government Information: Provides links to a number of government and public sector career resources
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*Office of the Mayor, Providence: Offers internship opportunities in a number of offices and divisions within the City.

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South Carolina

State Employment Job Board:
*South Carolina Human Resources Division
*South Carolina State Government: Job search feature and online application feature; covers all state agencies, including legal jobs.
State Judiciary:
*South Carolina Judicial Department: Home page for all state courts, with link to state government jobs.
State Agencies:
*South Carolina Attorney General: Applications for interns and law clerks.
State District Attorneys:
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*South Carolina Commission on Indigent Defense: Contains information about the public defender office in each of the 16 judicial circuits and includes an “available jobs” section.

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South Dakota

State Employment Job Board:
*South Dakota Bureau of Personnel: Official website for state government employment in South Dakota.
State Agencies:
South Dakota Attorney General
State District Attorneys:
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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Tennessee

State Employment Job Board:
*Tennessee State Department of Human Resources: Lists openings with the state government, searchable by county, salary, or occupational group.
State Judiciary:
*Tennessee State Courts
State Agencies:
*The Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner: Regulates the credit industry in Texas.
State District Attorneys:
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*Memphis: Job search for employment with the City of Memphis.

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Texas

State Employment Job Board:
*Texas State Employment: State agency devoted to workforce development; site provides job search and employment resources.
State Judiciary:
*Texas Courts Employment: Lists current employment openings in the Texas Courts.
State Legislature:
*The Texas Legislative Council: Provides bill drafting, computing, research, publishing, and document distribution services to the Texas Legislature and legislative agencies. The council also serves as an information resource for state agencies, the citizens of Texas, and others as time and resources allow.
State Agencies:
*Texas Attorney General Employment: The Texas Attorney General's Office has a variety of divisions, including civil litigation, criminal justice, child support, legal counsel, and Office of Solicitor General. Internships also available.
*Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Employment
*Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts: Chief steward of the state’s finances, acting as tax collector, chief accountant, chief revenue estimator and chief treasurer for all of state government
*Texas Facilities Commission: Oversees the state's real estate development as owners and operators of state facilities, providing extensive real estate master planning and development strategy. Includes job posts as well as a student internship program.
State District Attorneys:
*Dallas County District Attorney Employment
*Harris County District Attorney's Office: Legal Internship application available.
*Harris County District Attorney's Office: Legal internship application available.
*Southern USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
State Public Defenders:
*Dallas County Public Defender
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*City of Dallas Employment
*City of Houston Legal Department Employment: Includes internship and externship programs for law students.
*Dallas City Attorney Employment
*Harris County Texas
*Houston County Employment
*Mayor, City of Dallas Internship
*Texas Cities: Provides information on Texas cities, with a section devoted to employment and labor.
*Texas Counties: Provides information on Texas counties, with a section devoted to employment and labor.

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Utah

State Employment Job Board:
*Utah State Employment: Official website for Utah State employment.
State Agencies:
*Attorney General's Office Employment
Office of Attorney General
State District Attorneys:
*Salt Lake City County District Attorney's Office
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
Salt Lake City - City Attorney General
*Salt Lake City Employment
Salt Lake City, UT

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Vermont

State Employment Job Board:
*State of Vermont's Human Resources Home Page: Links to job posts and internships with the State.
State Agencies:
State of Vermont Office of the Attorney General
*Listing of Vermont State Agencies: Provides several state government employment opportunities alphabetically.
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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Virginia

State Employment Job Board:
*Virginia State Employment
State Judiciary:
*Judicial Branch Recruitment Register
State Agencies:
*Attorney General's Office: Includes information on the intern program as well as current vacancies.
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
Municipal Legal Agencies:
*City of Richmond Government Jobs

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West Virginia

State Employment Job Board:
*State Government Jobs Site
State Agencies:
*Attorney General's Office: NB: For internships, this office focuses on hiring from the state law school. Interested students should contact the office via a written "snail­mail."
State District Attorneys:
*North-East USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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Wisconsin

State Employment Job Board:
*Wisconsin State Job Database
State Judiciary:
*Wisconsin Court System
State District Attorneys:
*Mid-West USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.
*Milwaukee County District Attorney: Lists Assistant District Attorney positions, clerical positions, support staff positions, as well as internships and volunteer positions. The Milwaukee County District Attorney represents the State of Wisconsin in Milwaukee County Circuit Court, generally in connection with criminal cases.
State Public Defenders:
*State of Wisconsin Office of the Public Defender: Provides job openings in the Office of the Public Defender. The State Public Defender (SPD) is an independent state agency charged by Wisconsin Statutes Chapter 977 with providing legal representation to indigent clients in criminal and certain civil cases.

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Wyoming

State Employment Job Board:
*Wyoming State Employment
State Agencies:
*Wyoming Office of Attorney General Employment
State District Attorneys:
*Western USA States - Prosecutor Websites: Includes links to all county prosecutor pages.

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