Law Student Practice

The "Internship Program" offers students the opportunity to experience all stages of the legal representation of indigent defendants. The program takes them from the intial interview of new clients all the way to trial, sentencing as well as revocation of supervised release proceedings. Students are encoureged to participate in field investigations, visit local and federal agencies, local and federal jails and develop oral and written advocacy skills.

Points of Contact Inter American University Law School

Interamerican University
Ms. Rosabella Padin, Esq.
PO Box 70351
San Juan, P.R. 00936-8351
Tel: (787) 751-1600

Ms. Gladys Torres- Secretary
Tel: (787) 751-1912, Ext. 2120

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Federal Public Defender
District of Puerto Rico

241 F.D. Roosevelt Avenue
San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00918-2441

 (787) 281-4922
 (787) 281-4899