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