Lobbying Internship Available at Patton Boggs
Monday, February 14, 2011
Posted by: Teri Forsythe
Chi Psi Brothers,
Patton Boggs LLP is seeking dedicated students with an interest in public policy and government relations to fill unpaid internship positions. 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. The firm includes an extensive background in government service with strong ties to both major political parties as well as top-flight litigators, representing clients including: Fortune 500 companies, hospital systems, sovereign and municipal governments, as well as public and private universities.
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 the junior or senior year of their undergraduate education.
The internship will take place over 10-12 weeks, beginning in May/June and ending early August. Applicants must be able to secure academic credit for their internship.
Internship activities include: conducting policy research, engaging in lobbying efforts and executing client events.
In order to apply, eligible applicants must send a resume, cover letter and writing sample to Jessica Pung via email at firstname.lastname@example.org by March 5th. As Cliff Massa III, ED `71, is a partner in the firm's Public Policy and Regulatory Dept., you are welcome to copy him at email@example.com when you send your application.
Public Policy Specialist
Patton Boggs LLP