Judge Moreno, JP 4-2

Internship Opportunity

Grand Prairie Office – 106 W. Church Street, Suite 210
Grand Prairie, Texas 75050
(214) 589-7000 Main  |  (214) 589-7048 Fax
Office E-mail:  JP42Court@dallascounty.org
Hours of Operation:  8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday  |  Night Court:  4:30pm - 7:00pm, 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month
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If you’re interested in getting first-hand experience with the local court and justice system, apply today for the Dallas County Justice of the Peace 4-2 Court Internship.


  • The spring internship will last for six weeks during Spring 2020.
  • Open to high school juniors or seniors and/or local college students.
  • Internships would be part-time (1-3 days per week depending on schedule)
  • The internship program would consist of the following:
    • Daily Tasks and Responsibilities: Interns will assist court clerks with basic administrative functions such as making copies, filing, and assisting with cases.
    • Weekly: Interns will have the opportunity to sit in on court hearings and take notes. Post hearing, students will meet with Judge Moreno to discuss any questions they have regarding the judicial process.
    • Bi-weekly: Interns will have lunch with Judge Moreno and other city and county officials to discuss their roles in the community, particularly with the justice system (i.e. Constable, City Council, School Board).
    • Throughout internship: Interns will work on either an essay or presentation to present to Judge Moreno and staff during their completion ceremony regarding their experience and overall thoughts of the justice system.


  • January 13, 2020 – Application Opens
  • January 31, 2020 – Application Closes
  • Week of February 1, 2020 - Review Applications and Set up Interviews
  • February 10 - February 14, 2020 - Conduct Interviews
  • Week of February 17, 2020 – Send Decision Letters
  • Week of March 2, 2020 - Internship Begins
  • Week of May 11, 2020 – Internship Ends

Applications can be found in the table below.

Please email application form and a resume to Myesha Conerway at myesha.conerway@dallascounty.org by January 31, 2020.

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2020 Court Internship Flyeracrobat icon
2020 Court Internship Detailsacrobat icon
2020 Court Internship Applicationacrobat icon

For any questions regarding the application process, you can also call the court at (214) 589-7000. If we feel like you’re a good fit for the program, we will contact you regarding setting up an interview.