Oklahoma Licensed Legal Intern Program

The Oklahoma Licensed Legal Intern Program is designed to provide supervised practical skills training in trial advocacy and professional ethics to law students who have registered with the Oklahoma Board of Bar Examiners and graduates who have applied to take the first Oklahoma Bar examination after graduation. Upon completion of half the number of Juris Doctor credit hours required by the ABA, students may obtain a Limited License to Practice Law in the state of Oklahoma. After being sworn in, they are allowed to work on actual court cases under the supervision of licensed attorneys. This opportunity should not be considered only by those who plan to take the Oklahoma Bar examination. Many students who have gone to other states after graduation have benefited greatly by participating in this program and developing solid, marketable skills to pitch to out-of-state employers.

Everything you need to know is detailed in this A-to-Z tutorial:
Oklahoma Licensed Legal Intern Program Guide

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Next Swearing-In Ceremony
Monday, May 16, 2016
1:30 pm – Judicial Center
Presiding: Chief Justice Reif
Deadline to have all paperwork in place: Thursday, May 5, 2016

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Next Legal Internship Examination
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time and Room TBA (will try to schedule around summer classes to avoid absence)
Application Deadline: 5:00 pm Thursday, May 19, 2016 (University is closed on Fridays for the summer term)

For assistance, please contact Carol J. North, Legal Internship Program Administrator

Newest Licensed Legal Interns with Chief Justice John Reif: Matthew Mowdy, Zachary Morgan, Evan Watson, Leslie Hellman, Kelissa Sanders, and Jason Perkins

LLI Swearing-In Ceremony 4-18-2016

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