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Law Student - Government in Tacoma, WA **

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Company name

U.S. Bankruptcy Court , Western District of Washington

Organization Type


Job Type

Law Student

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Tacoma, WA

Posted on

Mar 12,2018

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Term Law Clerk The candidate duties include extensive legal research, writing on a full range of issues arising in bankruptcy and federal court litigation, and miscellaneous clerical duties. Should have excellent academic record, demonstrate exceptional research and writing skills and have a strong work ethic. Prior bankruptcy legal experience or education is strongly preferred. Must be a law school graduate (or be certified as having completed all law school studies and requirements and merely awaiting conferment of degree) from a law school of recognized standing, and have one or more of the following attributes: Grade Point Average of 3.25 or higher, or standing within the upper third of the law school class from a law school on the approved list of either the American Bar Association or the Association of American Law schools; Experience on the editorial board of a law review of such a school; Graduation from such a school with an LLM degree; or Demonstrated proficiency in legal studies that, in the opinion of the judge, is the equivalent of one of the above.

Additional info

Submit a letter of interest with resume, writing sample, list of references and law school transcript along with the completed Form AO-78.

Company info

Brian D. Lynch
Chief Bankruptcy Judge
U.S. Bankruptcy Court , Western District of Washington
United States Courthouse
1717 Pacific Avenue , Room 3100
Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone: 253-882-3870