Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Court of Criminal Appeals

Organization Type


Job Type


Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


Jackson, TN

Date Last Verified

Apr 24,2018

Posted on

Mar 26,2018
Practice Area
Criminal Law >> Criminal Law
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Staff Attorney The candidate will be responsible for administrative and professional legal work. Will be responsible for reviewing all motions and drafting proposed orders; screening appeals for procedural and jurisdictional problems; reviewing and making recommendations on applications for extraordinary appeals; and providing legal advice to the appellate court clerks. Will consist of reviewing court files of capital cases and the drafting of memoranda regarding the cases. Must have graduated from law school, be licensed to practice law in Tennessee, and possess a valid Tennessee Law License. 3+ years or more preferred of legal experience and prior clerkship or staff attorney experience. Experience in the practice of law or as an appellate law clerk is preferred.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Court of Criminal Appeals
Supreme Court Building
P. O. Box 909
Jackson, TN 38302