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Law Student - Government in Los Angeles, CA **

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United States District Court Central District of California

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Job Type

Law Student


Los Angeles, CA

Date Last Verified

May 03,2018

Posted on

Mar 09,2018

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Term Law Clerk, JSP 11/01 – JSP 14/01 The candidate will research substantive issues of federal and state law. Will draft legal memoranda, opinions and orders. Prepare the Judge for 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. Bar membership, clerkship experience and/or post-JD legal work experience is needed. Prior litigation experience or significant motion practice at a top-tier law firm or public agency is needed. Strong interest in Habeas, Constitutional, Civil Rights, Prisoner Litigation and/or Criminal law is needed. Graduate of an ABA accredited law school with excellent academic credentials are needed. Exceptional research and writing skills are needed. Proficiency in computer and word processing skills are needed. Excellent oral and written communication skills are needed. Note: This position is half-time with a two year term. The Law Clerk appointments shall begin on or about August 2018.

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Vacancy Number: 18-06. Send cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae, two recent writing samples, and law school transcripts.

Company info

Jean P. Rosenbluth
Honorable Judge
United States District Court Central District of California
312 North Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012