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ProfileSummer 2022 Law Clerk
Qualification and Experience
Qualifications: Completion of at least one year of law school (including Civil Procedure) at an accredited university. Excellent communication and writing skills. Strong organizational skills. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Strong understanding of issues specifically facing clients in crisis and low?income clients. Ability to adapt to and work in a fast-paced environment and complete time-sensitive assignments thoroughly and on time. Legal research skills. Knowledge of the dynamics of domestic violence, domestic violence law and/or family law strongly preferred, either through course work or work experience or other experience.
Strongly Preferred Qualifications and Experience: Experience with trial or appellate court documents and procedure. Experience working directly with clients in crisis. Litigation or appellate experience preferred. Completion of a course in Evidence. Experience with writing legal concepts in plain language for non-lawyers.
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Senior Managing Attorney
Family Violence Appellate Project
1814 Franklin Street,
Oakland, CA 94612