Internship Program

A limited number of student internships are available to college and law school students in the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office.

College student internships provide an opportunity for students to learn about the criminal justice system by working with and assisting members of the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office. Students have the opportunity to intern in either the Legal Division, Criminal Investigation Division, Victim-Witness Unit or Administrative Division of the Prosecutor’s Office or at the Somerset County Police Academy.

Legal Internships are also available to law school students who have completed at least one year of law school. Law student internships primarily involve various legal research assignments to include appellate cases. Legal interns will also be allowed to observe criminal trials and other courtroom proceedings and pursuant to R. 1:21-3 may be allowed to represent the state in certain criminal matters.

Any student interested in an internship with the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office must complete an Internship Application and submit it along with a resume to:

Captain Jack Bennett, Ret.
Somerset County Prosecutor's Office
Student Internship Program
P.O. Box 3000
Somerville, New Jersey 08876