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Judicial Clerkship - Government in Albert Lea, MN

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Company name

Minnesota District Court Third Judicial District

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Judicial Clerkship

Location

Albert Lea, MN

Date Last Verified

Jun 28,2018

Posted on

Jun 11,2018

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Profile

District Court Law Clerk The candidate work directly with the District Court Judge performing legal research, drafting memoranda and jury instructions. In addition to legal research and writing, clerks have the opportunity to observe court proceedings and learn first hand how the court system operates. Reviews, studies, researches, and annotates laws, court decisions, documents, opinions, briefs, and related legal authorities. Prepares briefs, legal memoranda, and statement of issues involved, including appropriate suggestions or recommendations to the judge. Compiles references on laws and decisions necessary for legal determinations. Confers with judge or court official concerning legal questions, construction of documents and granting of orders. Attends court sessions to hear oral arguments and records necessary case information.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must be Graduate of an Accredited Law School. Will be articulate, self-motivated, and an excellent writer. Solid academic and analytical skills are required. Must have the ability to effectively communicate, verbally and in writing. Computer literacy is important, familiarity with Westlaw preferred.
Closing Date: 07/02/18 04:30 PM.

Additional info

Job #4692. Send transcripts and a brief writing sample to the application form.

Company info

Terri Derouin
Minnesota District Court Third Judicial District
25 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Saint Paul, MN 55155
Phone: 651-284-3863