Externship Placement Sites Our prime downtown location leads to numerous opportunities for our students to discover new and interesting aspects of the law through our 80+ externship sites. Externships allow students to receive academic credit while working under the guidance of supervising lawyers selected from the bar and judiciary. The experience gained through an externship ensures that students graduate practice-ready and with a network or professional connections. Course Name: Corporate Counsel Externship (2 credits) American Bank Systems AT&T BancInsure Bank7 Chaparral Energy, LLC Devon Energy Glia Group / Bankersonline.com Integris Health MidFirst Bank OBA General Counsel’s Office Oklahoma Christian University General Counsel St. Anthony Hospital (Oklahoma City) Western Farmers Electric Cooperative Course Name: Government Practice Externship (4 credits) Federal Aviation Administration, Office of Aeronautical Center Counsel and Commercial Space Transportation Internal Revenue Service Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission Office of the Governor Oklahoma Attorney General, General Counsel Section Oklahoma City/County Health Department Oklahoma City Municipal Counselor’s Office Oklahoma Corporation Commission, Office of Administrative Proceedings, Office of General Counsel Oklahoma Department of Agriculture Oklahoma Department of Corrections Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality Oklahoma DHS, Child Enforcement Division Oklahoma Department of Labor Oklahoma Department of Public Safety Oklahoma Ethics Commission Oklahoma Health Care Authority Oklahoma House of Representatives Oklahoma Insurance Department Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board Oklahoma State Department of Health Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Commission Public Employees Retirement Board U.S. Air Force JAG U.S. Army JAG Course Name: Judicial Externship (2 credits) Oklahoma Supreme Court Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals Oklahoma County District Court District Court Seventh Judicial District U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Oklahoma U.S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Court of Existing Claims Course Name: Litigation Practice Externship (2 credits) Catholic Charities Immigration Legal Services Early Settlement Mediation- Central Program Federal Bar Association Pro Bono Committee Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Oklahoma Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma Oklahoma Attorney General, Litigation Section, Criminal Appeals Section OBA General Counsel Oklahoma County District Attorney Juvenile Division and Downtown (both criminal and civil) Oklahoma County Public Defender Juvenile Division and Downtown Oklahoma Lawyers for Children Senior Law Resource Center Trinity Legal Services U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Oklahoma U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General Corps U.S. Army Judge Advocate General Corps Course Name: Native American Externship (2 credits) Oklahoma Indian Legal Services Tribal Courts U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Oklahoma EXTERNSHIP PROGRAM DIRECTOR Michael Mitchelson, Director (405) 208-5182 firstname.lastname@example.org EXTERNSHIP REQUIREMENTS 1. Enroll in your preferred Externship Course 2. Contact Law Career Services (“LCS”) to take an interview skills session 3. Once step 2 is confirmed by LCS, you will receive a list of contacts for the placement sites. Contact the person listed at your preferred placement site to secure your placements. 4. If you have another site in mind, please contact your course instructor as soon as possible. 5. Once you secure your placement, please notify your course instructor. EXTERNSHIP FAQs CERTIFICATES Review a list of externship placements site options for certificate programs. LICENSED LEGAL INTERN PROGRAM In some cases, externship placements allow students to use an Oklahoma Limited License to appear in court.