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To Apply:
Applications for the 2018 summer program will be accepted from November 1 to December 10, 2017 using the form below. Contact Dana Rindahl at dana@hcba.org  or 612-752-6600 with any questions.

Applicants should upload a single pdf in the "upload field" that includes the following items in order:
1) Resume. 
2) Personal Statement (essay explaining what makes you a unique candidate for this program and how you think your uniqueness will affect your legal career in Minnesota). Please limit your statement to 1-page, and use a 12 point font.
3) Undergraduate Transcript with GPA (unofficial transcripts are acceptable).

      There are two ways to combine docs into a single pdf:
       1) You can combine documents into a single pdf using 
Adobe Acrobat Pro.
       2) You can scan all of the documents into a single pdf using a scanner.

After submitting an application, students must also select a first-round interview slot. Though not preferred, students unable to attend in-person may participate by phone or Skype.  If you need to change your interview time or make alternative interview arrangements, contact Dana Rindahl at dana@hcba.org or 612-752-6627.

Additionally, students must submit a legal writing sample to dana@hcba.org by 11:59 PM on January 7, 2018. The writing sample should be eight to twelve pages in length and demonstrate your legal reasoning skills.


Apply for the Program Below:

Contact your law school’s career services office if you have difficulty preparing your application materials or if you have any other questions.


Application Deadline is December 10, 2017.
Include in this order:
1) resume.
2) personal statement (essay explaining what makes you a unique candidate for this program and how you think your uniqueness will affect your legal career in Minnesota).
3) undergraduate transcript with GPA (unofficial transcripts are acceptable).