Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District II

Organization Type


Job Type


Valid Through

Nov 13, 2020

Posted on

Jul 31, 2020


USD 94328 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Waukesha, WI, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Appellate
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Staff Attorney
The candidate provides professional support as a house counsel to the appellate judges. This will include reviewing briefs and records, conducting legal research, and preparing draft opinions. Reviews, analyzes, and makes recommendations to Court of Appeals judges, writes orders for the disposition of motions filed in the appellate process, petitions seeking leave to appeal, no merit appeals, and petitions for supervisory writs. Research and write per curiam opinions, summary disposition orders, no merit opinions, TPR, and file memorandums. Process motions and petitions filed with the Court of Appeals. Research and write no merit opinions. Manage expedited appeal and/or mediation programs. Develops expertise in appellate court procedures and jurisdiction. Must have Juris Doctor degree or equivalent from an accredited law school. Should have experience working as an attorney in an appellate court. Licensed to practice law in Wisconsin required.

Deadline to Apply: 8/19/2020.

Additional info

Job Announcement Code(s): 20-01811. Submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references in a single .pdf document.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District II
2727 N. Grandview Blvd
Suite 300
Waukesha, WI 53188-1672