Job Details

Volunteer Law Clerk **

Company name

City of Chicago Department of Law

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Law Student

Date Last Verified

Jun 14,2018

Posted on

Jan 08,2018

Location

Chicago, IL
Apply for this job
 
Your Email:
Upload Resume:

 
26 hits

Profile

Volunteer 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.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, law school transcript (official or unofficial), and 1 writing sample.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
City of Chicago Department of Law
30 N. La Salle - 1640
Chicago, IL 60602

Similar Jobs:

Summer Law Clerk The candidate will gain invaluable hands-on legal experience by working on complex and diverse projects with Law Department attorneys. Will participate in negotiations and Client advising meetings, conduct resear...
Volunteer Law Clerk The candidate 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 Illinoi...
Volunteer Law Clerk The candidate 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 Illinoi...