Job Title Judicial Clerkship - Government in Upper Marlboro, MD
Company District Court of Maryland District Five
Job Profile. Judicial Law Clerks
The Honorable Administrative Judge, Thomas J. Love
The candidates will provide legal support to District Court judges. Will work with several judges in varying court locations and gain exposure in own legal community. Responsibilities include: Conducting legal research, drafting memoranda/proposed orders/opinions for District Court judges. Assignments may also include assisting administrative judge with issues relating to special programs (drug court, ADR, domestic violence); working with prosecutors, Bar, and support agencies to coordinate case management improvements; reviewing and summarizing case files; organizing evidence; calculating damages for complex cases; responding to attorneys and self-represented litigants. Frequent intrastate travel among court locations within the geographic district is required. Candidates can also expect to interact heavily with the Administrative Judge, District Court Judges, attorneys, the public, local court-related agencies and service providers on a regular basis.