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Litigation - General Attorney in Des Moines, IA

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Company name

Iowa Court of Appeals

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Job Type


Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial


USA Des Moines, IA

Posted on

Apr 09,2018

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Appellate Court Staff Attorney I The candidate assists one or more judges of the Court of Appeals by researching issues, and preparing memoranda or drafting proposed opinions. Reviews and edits final opinions prior to filing. Attends oral arguments and provides input. Assists with the preparation of special concurrences or dissents. Provides support for senior judges assigned to the Court of Appeals as directed by the Chief Judge. Examines filings for legal sufficiency, jurisdiction, and proper form as required by statutes, rules, regulations, and other legal precedents. Drafts opinion summaries. Assists in training new law clerks and assists in other projects as identified by the court. Should have completed Graduation from an ABA accredited law school with strong academic credentials; admission to practice law in Iowa; minimum of two years post-graduation legal experience.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Iowa Court of Appeals
1111 East Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50319