The Utah Attorney General’s Office offers exciting and fulfilling internships for college students or recent college graduates. There are two types of internships: Legislative Internships and Summer/Fall Internships.
Legislative internships take place during Utah’s Legislative Session (seven weeks in January through March) and are focused on assisting the Attorney General’s Office monitor legislation relevant to our office.
Summer, Fall, and Spring internships take place May through August (for Summer internships), September through December (for Fall internships), and January through April (for Spring internships) and allow interns to be paired with the divisions of our office which hold the most interest for them. These internships are unpaid. Both full-time and part-time internships are available. We do not at this time offer remote, virtual, or telecommuting internships.
The Victim Services Internship is part-time and unpaid. Schedules are flexible. Victim Services interns work on criminal appellate cases, human trafficking cases, capital cases and other felony cases involving victims of crime. Duties include: informing victims of their statutory victims’ rights; notifying victims of court hearings, accompanying victims to court; following up with victims regarding case status; identifying victims’ needs and providing referrals/resources; and other tasks as needed.
To apply to any of our internships, please fill out this application and return it with all the required materials to the Clerk Program Coordinator at CPC@agutah.gov by the due date below.
Internship Application Due Dates
Legislative Internships–October 30th
Spring Internships–December 1st
Summer Internships–April 1st
Fall Internships–August 1st
If you have any questions, contact the Clerk Program Coordinator at 801-281-1200 or CPC@agutah.gov.
Clerkships and Externships
Our office offers clerkships and externships for current law students. If you are interested in applying, please send a résumé and cover letter to the Clerk Program Coordinator at CPC@agutah.gov. Please include what areas of law you are interested in and which of our Divisions you are interested in working with. Please see the Divisions below:
- Child & Family Support
- Child Protection
- Civil Appeals
- Constitutional Defense Special Litigation
- Criminal Appeals
- Environment & Health
- Highways & Utilities
- Natural Resources
- Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
- Mortgage & Financial Fraud
- Natural Resources
- State Agency Counsel
- Tax, Financial Service, & Antitrust
- White Collar & Commercial Enforcement
*Please note that the Investigations Division is not open for clerkships or externships.