Law Clerk (Part time)

A Law Clerk Supports attorneys by assembling and organizing information for legal documents; researching law; assembling case materials; writing reports and memoranda.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

  • Prepares legal drafts by assembling and organizing information for legal forms and documents, including complaints, declarations, discovery requests, responses, and other pleadings.
  • Researches law by studying laws, statutes, constitutions, regulations, court opinions, including precedents and reasoning, and trends using standard print texts and computers; preparing legal memoranda.
  • Assembles case materials by collecting, organizing, and summarizing information, documents, reports, and evidence.
  • Prepares for trial by preparing trial briefs, exhibits, subpoenas, evidence, and motions.
  • May Maintain calendar by entering and updating requirements, court dates, and meetings.
  • Protects law firm’s reputation by keeping client information confidential.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in continuing educational opportunities; reading legal publications; maintaining personal networks.
  • Enhances firm’s reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • In Law School
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Email

This is a part time position.  Our office is open from 8 am to 5:30 pm.  The minimum amount of hours worked in a workweek is 18 hours.  The maximum amount of allowable hours in a workweek is 30 hours.

Please submit your resume and salary requirements to Sue at NewHires@lowis-gellen.com