Honors Judicial Internship
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Educational Objectives

The objective is to provide an introduction to the state (appellate) and federal (trial and appellate) judicial decision-making process. Before the internship starts, the faculty supervisor has a face-to-face meeting with the student and at least a phone conversation with the judge (separately) and provides both with a written memorandum concerning the educational objectives and methods.

Faculty Supervisor

Associate Professor Jerry Foxhoven.

Field-Placement Supervisors

All federal courts listed below are located at 123 East Walnut Street, Des Moines, Iowa and the general phone number is: (515) 284-6248.

United States District Court Judges:
• Chief Judge James Gritzner
• Judge Robert Pratt

United States Magistrates:
• Magistrate Celeste Bremer
• Magistrate Ross Walters

All Iowa Supreme Court Justices and Court of Appeals Judges are located at 1111 East Court Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50319 and the general (clerk) phone number is: (515) 281-5911.

Iowa Supreme Court Judges:
• Chief Justice Mark S. Cady
• Justice David S. Wiggins
• Justice Daryl L. Hecht
• Justice Brent R. Appel
• Justice Thomas Waterman
• Justice Edward Mansfield
• Justice Bruce Zager

Iowa Court of Appeals Judges:
• Chief Judge Rosemary Shaw Sackett
• Judge Gayle Nelson Voge
• Judge Anuradha Vaitheswaran
• Judge Larry J. Eisenhauer
• Judge Amanda Potterfield
• Judge Richard H. Doyle
• Judge David Danilson
• Judge Mary Tabor
• Judge Michael R. Mullins


Completion of the first year of study and a minimum GPA of 3.0

Last Modified: 1/26/2012 12:16:00 PM by Megan Flynn