Law Student Interns

If you attend a local law school, please check job/internship postings through your career services department. If you are outside of San Diego and are interested in a volunteer internship, please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and transcript as follows:

Criminal and Community Justice Division
Legal Intern Coordinator
Michael Giorgino, Chief Deputy City Attorney
Civil Legal Intern Coordinator
Civil Litigation
Civil Advisory

Please submit your questions via email for Criminal or Community Justice Division internship to:

Michael Giorgino, Chief Deputy City Attorney
1200 Third Avenue, Suite 700
San Diego, CA 92101
[email protected]

Please send your Criminal or Community Justice Division application materials to Legal Secretary Alina Taylor via email at [email protected].

Please submit your application material for Civil Litigation and Civil Advisory via email to:

Civil Legal Intern Coordinator
Office of the San Diego City Attorney
1200 Third Avenue, Suite 1620
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 236-6220
[email protected]

Generally, law students in the Civil Divisions will get experience in both the Advisory and Civil Litigation Divisions. In the Criminal and Community Justice Divisions, you will be assigned to a specific Unit and work exclusively with that Unit.