Volunteer Law Clerk Program, Summer
The law clerk will be placed in the Department of Natural Resources. The law clerk will research and write for the attorneys in all the various Natural Resource subject matter areas as well as have the opportunity to attend administrative hearings, and circuit and appellate court cases. In addition, the law clerk will participate in field trips to State parks, forests, wildlands and/or waterways to learn about legal issues affecting these areas of the State. Will serve the citizens of Maryland in a wide range of legal fields from criminal investigations and consumer protection to counsel to select state agencies. Will also have opportunities to perform legal research and writing, participate in witness and client interviews, as well as assist with litigation of claims filed with Maryland's trial, administrative, and appellate courts. Should have excellent legal research and writing abilities, strong communication and team skills, a great work ethic and a good attitude. Will be expected to work 15-20 hours per week.