Environmental and Natural Resources Law Program

Externship Program


The University of Denver Sturm College of Law Legal Externship Program provides unparalleled opportunities for students to gain experience in Environmental and Natural Resources Law in a variety of legal settings, such as government agencies, private practice, corporate and public interest firms. Below is a list of externship opportunities available to Sturm College of Law students. In addition, students can work with the Legal Externship Program to create an externship with an organization of their choosing.

American Wind Energy Association
Burns, Figa & Will, PC
C.E. Brooks & Associates, PC
City Attorney’s Office, Boulder
City Attorney’s Office, Denver
Clear Creek Land Conservancy
Colorado Attorney General’s Office
Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust
Colorado Environmental Coalition
Colorado Open Lands
Colorado Preservation Inc
Colorado Water Trust
DCP Midstream
Denver Water
EnCana Oil & Gas (USA), Inc
Environment Colorado
Environmental Defense
Forest Guardians
Gablehouse Calkins & Granberg, LLC
Holsinger Law, LLC
Institute for Environmental Solutions (Brownstein, Hyatt, Farber & Schreck, LLP)
Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell, LLP
Lathrop & Gage, LC
Livable Communities Support Center
Native American Rights Fund
NewWest Gold Corporation
Platte River Power Authority
Rock the Earth
Rocky Mountain Institute
Solicitor’s Office, US Department of Interior
Sonoran Institute
The Nature Conservancy
The Rocky Mountain Climate Organization
Trout Unlimited, Western Water Project
Trustees for Alaska
US Fish and Wildlife Service
US Environmental Protection Agency
US Fish & Wildlife Service
US Senator Ken Salazar
USDA Office of the General Counsel
Urban Transitions, LLC
Western Resource Advocates


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