Undergraduate Internship opportunity: Patton Boggs, LLP

Oct. 11, 2010

Patton Boggs LLP is seeking a dedicated student with an interest in public policy and government relations to fill an unpaid internship position. For more than 40 years, Patton Boggs has maintained a reputation for cutting-edge advocacy by working closely with Congress and regulatory agencies in Washington, litigating in courts across the country, and negotiating business transactions around the world. Our firm includes women and men with extensive backgrounds in government service with strong ties to both major political parties, as well as top-flight litigators and individuals with a keen understanding of business and finance.

Applicants should possess an academic emphasis in government or political science. Previous related internship experience is recommended but not required. Eligible applicants must be in their junior or senior year of their undergraduate education.

The internship will take place over four months, beginning in January and ending late April. Applicants must be able to secure academic credit for their internship.

Internship activities include contributing work to the firm's public policy clients.

In order to apply, eligible applicants must send a resume, cover letter and writing sample to Jessica Pung via email at jpung@pattonboggs.com by November 5th.

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