Pro Se Law Clerk
The candidate involves working directly with judges on managing prisoner civil rights and habeas corpus cases. Duties include writing draft orders and managing pro se cases. Independently conducts legal research, reviews case records/filings and drafts proposed opinions, memorandum decisions and orders. Provides objective advice to judges, chambers and court staff and provides information to litigants and attorneys. In addition, works closely with judges assisting with various pretrial conferences and trials. Must be a graduate of an ABA accredited law school with strong academic credentials, be a licensed attorney (out-of-state license acceptable) and be proficient in
computer assisted research, Microsoft Windows and Word. Must also possess superior research and writing skills, exhibit strong analytical ability and demonstrate excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills. Prior civil litigation experience is desirable.