Accepted students are paired with governmental agencies or non-profit organizations to allow them to learn about representation of clients, the demands of practice and ethical obligations.

Recent governmental and non-profit agency placements include:

  • Representative David D. Boren’s Office Cleveland County D.A.’s Office
  • Oklahoma County Public Defender’s Office
  • City of Norman
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations
  • Tinker A.F.B.
  • Ft. Sill A.F.B.
  • Texas - Dallas County D.A.’s Office
  • Texas - Dallas County Public Defender’s Office
  • Equality Federation
  • Federal Public Defender’s Office
  • Georgia - Office of Fulton County District Attorney
  • Oklahoma Insurance Department
  • Legal Aid of N.W. Texas
  • Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma - Tulsa
  • Legal Aid Services of Hawaii
  • Missouri - Jackson County D.A.’s Office
  • Maryland - Office of Attorney General
  • Texas - Montgomery County D.A.’s Office
  • Oklahoma Attorney General’s Office
  • Oklahoma Corporation Commission
  • Oklahoma County D.A.’s Office
  • Civil Division; Homicide Division
  • Oklahoma County Public Defender’s Office
  • Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry
  • Oklahoma Indian Legal Services, Inc.
  • Oklahoma Indigent Defense System (OIDS)
  • Oklahoma State House of Representative
  • Oklahoma Water Resource Board
  • Oklahoma Pardon & Parole Board
  • Denver - United States Attorney’s Office
  • United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Oklahoma
  • Washington, D.C. - Office of the Coordinator for Counter Terrorism
  • University of Oklahoma Athletic Compliance Office
  • Pennsylvania - Westmoreland County D.A.’s Office

Student comment:

“The externship provided an opportunity to learn and embrace the law through real life experiences. The relationships that were made during my externship have and will continue to help me throughout my career.”