Student Job Opportunities
The General Counsel's Law Student Summer Volunteer Program is a volunteer program over the course of the summer that provides law students the opportunity to work on assignments that offer both valuable experience and substantial individual responsibility in the Office of the General Counsel at the Department of Homeland Security headquarters located in Washington, D.C.
The General Counsel's Legal Externship (Volunteer) Program is a volunteer program during the fall or spring semesters offering law students the opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and to earn academic credit while working in the headquarters Office of the General Counsel at the Department of Homeland Security located in Washington, D.C.
Job Opportunities for Recent Graduates
- The Secretary's Honors Attorneys Program serves as the cornerstone for entry-level attorney hiring by the Department of Homeland Security. Honors Program Attorneys will be hired for a two-year term and during that time will have the opportunity to work at multiple legal offices within the Office of the General Counsel.