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March 2, 2023

CTR Summer Hybrid Law Student Internship Program 2023

CTR Summer 2023 Hybrid Law Student Internship Program Applications Now Open

CTR is seeking a qualified candidate to participate in CTR’s Summer 2023 Hybrid Law Student Internship Program. The internship program will run from approximately June 5, 2023, through August 4, 2023. The exact duration of an individual’s internship may vary depending upon that student’s specific academic calendar.
This internship will help a law student to develop legal skills and will provide the opportunity to produce substantive work that contributes to the mission of CTR. Through this internship, a law student will gain an understanding of state finance law and the structure of Massachusetts state government, develop legal research and writing skills, and draft material that may be used as a future writing sample. The internship will also provide an opportunity to learn about the legal side of public finance, including statutory and regulatory interpretation, government procurement, accounting, auditing, risk management and business systems.

Desired Skills
Applicants must demonstrate strong attention to detail; excellent time management skills; ability to multitask; ability to contribute and work productively as part of a team; positive attitude; and the capacity to remain flexible and learn new skills as necessary. Candidates are encouraged to apply who have an interest in or experience with legal research and writing, statutory research, and prior government or finance experience.

Compensation and Benefits
This is a paid internship program. The rate will be $20.00 per hour, with the opportunity to earn up to 37.5 hours per week. Interns will be required to document the hours worked each day in the Commonwealth’s Time and Attendance System. This position does not provide any overtime opportunity, the accrual of vacation time or personal time, but does provide the accrual of earned sick time as required by law.

Minimum Qualifications
Applicants must have completed at least 1 year of and be currently enrolled at an ABA
accredited law school.

Application Process
Interested candidates should submit the following material by e-mail on or before April 7, 2023:
• a cover letter
• resume
• one writing sample
A copy of an unofficial transcript may be requested during the interview process.
Candidate packets will be reviewed and considered on a rolling basis, so interested candidates are encouraged to submit an application as soon as possible. Late submissions will be considered at the sole discretion of CTR.
The application package should be submitted to: [email protected]
Please include the position title and position number in the subject line:
Summer Legal Intern FY23-021