Externship Past Placements

* Indicates academic year placement; many of these are also summer placements

Federal Judiciary

  • U.S. Court of Appeal Ninth Circuit
    • Judge Richard Clifton, Honolulu
    • Judge Ray Fisher, Pasadena
    • Judge Harry Pregerson, Woodland Hills
    • Judge Stephen Reinhardt, Los Angeles
    • Judge Kim Wardlaw, Pasadena
    • Judge Alex Kozinski, Pasadena*

  • U.S. District Court
    • Judge David Briones, El Paso, TX
    • Judge Cormac J. Carney, Santa Ana *
    • Judge David Carter, Santa Ana *
    • Judge Allison Claire, Sacramento
    • Judge Gonzalo P. Curiel, San Diego
    • Judge Dolly M. Gee, Los Angeles *
    • Judge Andrew J. Guilford, Santa Ana *
    • Judge Philip Gutierrez, Los Angeles *
    • Judge Terry Hatter, Los Angeles
    • Judge Susan Illston, San Francisco
    • Judge John L. Kane, Denver, CO
    • Judge Ivan L.R. Lemelle, Louisiana
    • Judge Roslyn Mauskopf, New York, NY
    • Judge Jeffrey Miller, San Diego
    • Judge Margaret M. Morrow, Los Angeles
    • Judge James S. Otero, Los Angeles
    • Judge William Pauley, New York
    • Judge Virginia Phillips, Riverside
    • Judge Dean Pregerson, Los Angeles
    • Judge James V. Selna, Santa Ana*
    • Judge Christine A. Snyder, Los Angeles
    • Judge Josephine Staton,† Santa Ana*
      Formerly Josephine Staton Tucker

  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court
    • Judge Theodor C. Albert, Santa Ana *
    • Judge Catherine Bauer, Santa Ana *
    • Judge Scott C. Clarkson, Santa Ana *
    • Judge Mark D. Houle, Riverside
    • Judge Meredith Jury, Riverside
    • Judge Robert Kwan, Los Angeles *
    • Judge Deborah Saltzman, Riverside
    • Judge Erithe Smith, Santa Ana
    • Judge Laura Taylor, San Diego
    • Judge Maureen A. Tighe, Woodland Hills
    • Judge Mark Wallace, Santa Ana

  • Magistrates
    • Judge Jay Gandhi, Santa Ana
    • Judge Jean Rosenbluth, Los Angeles

State Judiciary

  • California Court of Appeal
    • Justice Richard M. Aronson, Santa Ana *
    • Justice William Bedsworth, Santa Ana
    • Justice Norman Epstein, Los Angeles
    • Justice Richard D. Fybel, Santa Ana
    • Justice Raymond J. Ikola, Santa Ana *
    • Justice Martin J. Jenkins, San Francisco
    • Justice Eileen C. Moore, Santa Ana
    • Justice Kathleen O’Leary, Santa Ana *
    • Justice Dennis Perluss, Los Angeles *
    • Justice William Rylaarsdam, Santa Ana *
    • Justice Laurence Rubin, Los Angeles
    • Justice Laurie D. Zelon, Los Angeles *

  • State Supreme Court
    • Justice Loretta Rush, Indiana

  • Court of Claims
    • Justice Alice Schlesinger, New York

  • Superior Court, Orange County
    • Judge Steven Bromberg, Santa Ana *
    • Judge James Di Cesare, Santa Ana *
    • Judge Maria Hernandez, Orange
    • Judge Carolyn Kirkwood, Santa Ana
    • Judge Richard Lee, Orange
    • Judge Douglas Hatchimonji, Orange
    • Judge Gregory Lewis, Santa Ana
    • Judge Karen Robinson, Newport Beach
    • Judge Lon Hurwitz, Orange

  • Superior Court, Los Angeles County
    • Judge Lee Smalley Edmon

  • Superior Court, San Francisco County
    • Judge Newton Lam
    • Judge Susan Breall

  • Superior Court, San Diego County
    • Judge Timothy Taylor

  • Superior Court, Santa Barbara County
    • Judge Brian Hill

  • Superior Court, Alameda County
    • Judge Stuart Hing

Government

  • Federal
    • Army National Guard, JAG, Los Alamitos
    • Internal Revenue Service, Office of the Chief Counsel
    • Marine Corps, Joint Legal Assistance Office (JLAO/JAG), Camp Pendleton *
    • Naval Service Warfare Center, Norco
    • Office of the U.S. Bankruptcy Trustee *
    • Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (DHHS) Irvine*
    • Federal Public Defender, Santa Ana *
    • Securities & Exchange Commission, Atlanta
    • Small Business Administration, National Disaster Loan Recovery Center, Santa Ana
    • U.S. Attorney’s Office
      • Criminal, Santa Ana *
      • Criminal, Riverside *
      • Criminal, Los Angeles
      • Civil, Los Angeles
      • Tax, Los Angeles
  • State
    • California Attorney General’s Office *
      • Torts & Condemnation Section, Los Angeles
      • Consumer Law Section, Los Angeles
      • Employment & Administrative Mandate, San Diego
    • University of California, Irvine Office of Technology Alliances

  • Orange County
    • County Counsel
      • Child Protection
      • Public Finance
    • District Attorney *
    • Public Defender *
    • Alternate Public Defender

  • Los Angeles County
    • District Attorney
    • Norwalk-La Mirada School District
    • Neighborhood Legal Services, Pacoima
  • San Diego County
    • District Attorney *
  • Riverside County
    • County Counsel *

  • City Attorneys
    • City Attorney of Huntington Beach
    • City Attorney of Long Beach
    • City Attorney of Los Angeles
    • City Attorney of Newport Beach *

Public Interest

  • ACLU of Southern California, Los Angeles;
    Orange County *
  • Alliance for Children’s Rights
  • Anti-Defamation League, Los Angeles
  • Asian Pacific American Legal Center
  • Bet Tzedek, Los Angeles
  • Children’s Law Center of Los Angeles *
  • Consumer Watchdog, Santa Monica
  • Disability Rights Legal Center
  • Disability Rights Advocates
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation, San Francisco *
  • Employment Law Center, San Francisco
  • Inner City Law Center, Los Angeles *
  • Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles
  • Legal Aid Society of Orange County *
  • Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Santa Monica *
  • New Media Rights, San Diego
  • Orange County Coastkeepers *
  • Public Counsel, Los Angeles
    • Children’s Rights
    • Consumer Law
    • Immigrants’ Rights
  • Public Law Center, Santa Ana
  • Screen Actors Guild *
  • UCI International Human Rights Clinic
  • Wage Justice Center
  • Western Center on Law & Poverty