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United States Mission to the World Trade Organization

‚ÄčThe United States Mission to the World Trade Organization (WTO), located in Geneva, Switzerland, offers an unparalleled opportunity for law students to work for the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) abroad and observe first-hand the working of the WTO, an organization with over 150 members. We welcome law students with an interest in international trade law to apply for this position.

About the Legal Externship

The Mission is part of the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and is headed by the Deputy United States Trade Representative holding the rank of Ambassador with a staff of approximately 15 professionals, including three legal advisors. Externs will assist Mission staff in working with other WTO members and the WTO Secretariat, as they formulate U.S. positions both in dispute settlement matters and international trade negotiations.