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Summer Law Clerk **

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City of Chicago Department of Law

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Job Type

Law Student


Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

Feb 15,2018

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Jan 08,2018
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Summer Law Clerk The intern will join Torts division. Volunteer attorneys and law students with an Illinois Supreme Court Rule 711 license can expect to gain hands-on litigation experience working in the Torts Division. Appear in court, answer pleadings, draft, file, and argue contested motions, conduct legal research and write legal memoranda, propound and answer written discovery, depose and present witnesses, conduct Rule 90 arbitrations, draft motions in limine and jury instructions, and may try cases in the Circuit Court of Cook County. Note : Law students volunteer full-time for a minimum of 10- weeks with a flexible start date during the summer months. Deadline : March 1.

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Send Cover Letter; Resume; Law School Transcript (official or unofficial) and One writing sample.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
City of Chicago Department of Law
30 N. La Salle - 1640
Chicago, IL 60602

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