Internships

The Office of Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel, 1st District (RC1) welcomes law students to apply for internships.  While interns serve on a voluntary basis, supervisors are willing to complete the necessary paperwork so that students receive credits for work performed in the office. To apply for an internship please email your resume and cover letter to the circuit director in the circuit you are interested in working in.  You can find this information listed below.  You may also mail your information to the Circuit Director at the office indicated by an *asterisk.  Please include the following in your cover letter:

  • Which area you are interested in working – criminal or dependency (family)
  • What law school you are attending and your expected year of graduation
  • What semester you anticipate starting your internship
  • Hours of availability
  • If you are seeking course credit and have supervisory requirements with which our office must comply.

Circuit Directors and Office Location Information

1ST CIRCUIT
Richard Currey
RC1 Office Locations:
• Pensacola*
• Milton
• Crestview
• DeFuniak Springs
• Ft. Walton Beach
2ND CIRCUIT –
Daren Shippy
RC1 Office Location:
• Tallahassee*
3RD CIRCUIT
Cliff Wilson
RC1 Office Location:
• Lake City*
4TH CIRCUIT
Janet Abel
RC1 Office Locations:
• Jacksonville*
• Yulee
• Green Cove Springs
8TH CIRCUIT –
John Broiling
RC1 Office Locations:
• Gainesville*
• Macclenny
14TH CIRCUIT
Stephanie Shimer
RC1 Office Locations:
• Panama City
• Marianna*

*use the mailing address of this office

Counties
First Circuit:  Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, Walton
Second Circuit: Gadsden, Leon, Wakulla, Jefferson, Liberty, Franklin
Third Circuit: Madison, Taylor, Hamilton, Suwannee, Lafayette, Dixie, Columbia
Fourth Circuit: Nassau, Duval, Clay
Eighth Circuit: Baker, Union, Bradford, Gilchrist, Alachua, Levy
Fourteenth Circuit:  Holmes, Washington, Bay, Jackson, Calhoun, Gulf

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