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Field Supervisor Information

  • Intro
  • Employer Qualifications
  • Supervisor Qualifications
  • Employer Qualifications

    Qualified organizations may include government agencies, judicial chambers, legal aid offices, positions with the legislature, public defender offices, public interest organizations, or other public service legal work for an organization. Organizations must be pre-approved. To be added to the list of Pre-approved Externships, or to renew if more than 2 years have passed without an extern from UW Law School, please contact the Faculty Manager.

    Sponsoring organizations must provide the extern with an appropriate work station, adequate training, and assignments that are both educational and challenging


Esther Park
Director, Externship Program
Part-time Lecturer

To schedule an appointment with Esther Park, please email . Please include a completed Externship Application with your appointment request.

Professor William Covington
Assistant Professor
Past Director of Externships

For more information about the Externship Program, please email


  • Information Sheet: pdf | word
  • Application Form: pdf | word
  • Registration Form: pdf | word
  • International Addendum: pdf | word
  • Time Log: pdf
  • Student Final Report: pdf | word
  • Field Supervisor Evaluation Form: pdf | word
  • Faculty Supervisor Evaluation Form: pdf | word
  • Request for Approval of Externship Site (Student): pdf | word
  • Request for Approval of Externship Site (Sponsor Organization): pdf | word

Last updated 1/23/2014