Support PDF,DOC,DOCX,TXT,XLS,WPD,HTM,HTML fils up to 5MB
Date Last Verified
ProfileVolunteer Law Clerk The students gain invaluable hands-on legal experience by working on complex and diverse projects with Constitutional and Commercial Litigation attorneys. Participants have the opportunity to research complex legal issues, including constitutional law issues. May be called upon to draft arguments for motions and to draft and answer discovery requests. Will also get to observe court hearings ranging from scheduling conferences to oral arguments on dispositive motions to full trials on the merits. Will participate in negotiations and Client advising meetings, conduct research and analysis to draft dispositive motions on constitutional or procedural issues of law, and - utilizing an Illinois Supreme Court Rule 711 license - appear on behalf of the City in Court or before Administrative Tribunals. Law students are considered.
Send cover letter, resume, law school transcript (official or unofficial), and 1 writing sample.
City of Chicago Department of Law
30 N. La Salle - 1640
Chicago, IL 60602