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Law Student - Government in Los Angeles, CA **

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Company name

United States District Court Central District of California

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Los Angeles, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 24,2018

Posted on

Mar 08,2018

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Term Law Clerk The candidate will research substantive issues of federal and state law. Will draft legal memoranda, opinions and orders. Prepare for, and participate in, hearings, trials or mediations. Perform basic administrative desk duties for the Judge. Assist the Judge and Courtroom Deputy Clerk with docket and case management. Generally provide legal counsel and support to the Judge. Exhibit the highest standards of excellence and integrity. Graduate of an ABA accredited law school with excellent academic credentials are needed. Bar membership is needed. Exceptional research and writing skills are needed. Proficiency in computer and word processing skills are needed. Excellent oral and written communication skills is needed. Clerkship experience and/or post-JD legal work experience is preferred. California bar membership is preferred. Prior litigation experience or significant motion practice is preferred. Strong interest in Habeas, Constitutional, Civil Rights, Prisoner Litigation and/or Criminal law is preferred.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
United States District Court Central District of California
312 North Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012