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ProfileAppellate Court Law Clerk
Qualification and Experience
The candidate should have Juris Doctor from an accredited law school and licensed or eligible for admission to the Illinois bar. Applicant should possess excellent research, case analysis, and writing skills. Experience as a law clerk in a reviewing court is strongly preferred.
Knowledge: Working knowledge of, and ability to apply, federal and state laws and court decisions to pending legal cases. Working knowledge of, and ability to apply, court procedures and rules of evidence.
Skills: Skill in providing legal research and preparing memorandum of law providing legal and procedural advice. Skill in analyzing legal issues and writing persuasively. Skill in applying legal principles and specialized knowledge to individual cases and problems.
Must have ability to apprise the Justice of new statutes and recent legislation changes.
Deadline September 2, 2019,.
Submit a letter of interest, resume, professional writing sample, a transcript of law school grades, and 3 references.
Appellate Court of Illinois - Fourth District
201 West Monroe Street
P.O. Box 19206
Springfield, IL 62794-9206