Job Details

Term Law Clerk **

Company name

United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of California

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Law Student

Posted on

Jul 30,2018

Location

San Diego, CA
Apply for this job
 
Your Email:
Upload Resume:

 
8 hits

Profile

Term Law Clerk The Honorable Judge Christopher B. Latham The clerk will be responsible for legal research and writing of tentative rulings and memoranda. Will assist in drafting orders and opinions. Prepare for and attend trials and hearings. Active management of court calendar and electronic docket. Occasional administrative projects and related duties, as assigned. Screen and supervise judicial externs. Have effective interaction with members of the Bar, clerk's office staff and chambers staff is essential. The position allows the law clerk to observe attorneys in action and to play a significant role in all aspects of the judge's chambers. Must attend, or have a degree from, a law school of recognized standing. Bankruptcy coursework during law school is needed. Ranking within the Top 25% of the law school class is essential. Membership on law review or on a specialty law journal is required. Superior research, writing, proofreading and communication skills are a must. Clerkship Term: September 3, 2019 to August 31, 2020. Application Deadline: August 30, 2018.

Additional info

Send resume, cover letter, writing sample, at least 4 semesters of law school grades, and 2 recommendations.

Company info

Christopher B. Latham
The Honorable Judge
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of California
Jacob Weinberger United States Courthouse
325 West F Street
San Diego, CA 92101-6998

Similar Jobs:

Term Law Clerk The Honorable Judge Cynthia Bashant The candidate must have excellent academic grades. Law Review/Journal experience is preferred. Moot Court participation is desired. Prior judicial clerkship experience and legal...
Internships Interns may be asked to do a variety of things, including day-to-day office work such as answering phones, writing letters and assisting with media clips. In addition, interns may be assigned to assist in various cons...
Spring 2019 Internship The interns and Post Bars assist skilled attorneys in all aspects of case preparation and courtroom advocacy in a supportive environment with a true mentor system. By the end of the internship, students wil...