Volunteer Attorneys

Civil Division Volunteer Attorney Program Coordinators
Charles Bell, Deputy City Attorney
Kenneth So, Deputy City Attorney
Civil Division 

The Civil Division offers highly immersive and interactive internships that provide opportunities to handle both litigation and transactional-related assignments.  Please follow this link for more information: PDF icon Civil Volunteer Attorney Program Fact and Information Sheet. If you are interested in applying, please submit your application material via email to: [email protected]

Criminal Division Volunteer Attorney Program Coordinator
Michael Giorgino, Chief Deputy City Attorney
Criminal Division

Volunteer attorneys assist Deputy City Attorneys with all aspects of criminal prosecution. Typical tasks include completing legal research, drafting legal documents and all aspects of trial preparation. All work is completed under the direct supervision of a Deputy City Attorney.

Please submit your questions via email for Criminal or Community Justice Division volunteer opportunities 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].