Legal Field

Learn about careers in the legal field by exploring the links below. Interested in law school? Enroll in the CPD Canvas Course to join the law industry group and explore our pre-law resources. Stop by CPD or make an appointment on Handshake with the pre-law advisor to get started.

The Office of Career and Professional Development at Washington and Lee University has not vetted any of the internship and volunteer opportunity listings on this page and makes no representations or guarantees regarding any of the listed opportunities. It is the responsibility of students and alumni to do their own due diligence when applying for and accepting any of these opportunities.

Quicklinks: Job and Internship Resources | Summer Programs | Gap Year Opportunities | Resources for Diverse StudentsStudent Organizations and Departmental Resources

Job and Internship Resources

Summer Programs

Gap Year Opportunities

Resources for Diverse Students

Student Organizations & Departmental Resources

  • Executive Committee of the Student Body
  • Student Judicial Council
  • Hearing Advisor Program - Hearing Advisors support, advise, and assist students accused of an honor or conduct violation in preparing and presenting their cases to the Executive Committee, the Student Judicial Council, and the Harassment and Sexual Misconduct Board.
  • Law, Justice & Society Minor
  • The Washington and Lee Mock Trial Team provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to develop critical thinking and public speaking skills and an understanding of the American justice system and its practices and procedures through preparing for and engaging in trial simulations in competition with teams from other colleges and universities. Contact the Director of Student Activities to learn more.