Public Defender Internship
The candidate will join misdemeanor division. Will assist investigators and/or attorneys with cases and meaningful work in the office. May be assigned to a specific attorney or assist with trial preparation and research for all divisions: juvenile, misdemeanor, and felony. Will assist in Case Management; Client Relations; Courtroom Work. read more
Public Defender Internships
The candidate will join felony division. Will assist investigators and/or attorneys with cases and meaningful work in the office. May be assigned to a specific attorney or assist with trial preparation and research for all divisions: juvenile, misdemeanor, and felony. Assist in Case Management; Client Relations; Courtroom Work. read more
The intern will will work on criminal appeals with experienced attorneys writing opening briefs, reply briefs, and petitions for rehearing that will be filed in the Illinois Appellate Court, as well as petitions for leave to appeal that will be filed in the Illinois Supreme Court. Intern may occasionally be asked to complete legal research assignments. Must be current law students and possess excellent legal research, writing, editing, and oral communicat... read more
U.S. Probation Officer
Duties: Conduct investigations and prepare reports for the court with recommendations. Interview offenders/defendants and their families and collect background data from various sources. During the process, interpret and apply policies and procedures, statutes, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedures, and U.S. Sentencing Guidelines, Monographs, and relevant case law, as applicable. Enforce court-ordered supervision components and implement supervision s...
Volunteer Legal Intern Program, Summer
The candidate should have excellent academic grades. Academic credit may be granted, subject to law school policy and practice.
Application Deadline: December 1
Assistant Attorney General
The candidate will provide wide-ranging legal services including, but not limited to real estate (ideally with an understanding of eminent domain procedures), contract negotiation and general litigation. Must be licensed to practice law in Illinois at the time of application. Must have 6 years of post-graduate legal experience. Must have knowledge and experience sufficient for them to assume primary responsibility for Tollway matters involving th...
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Assistant Attorney General - Government Representation - Toll Highway
The candidate will provide wide-ranging legal services including: government contracting, collections and dispute resolution counseling. Must have knowledge and experience sufficient for them to assume primary responsibility for Tollway matters involving the above practice areas. Should be familiar with federal and state court practices and procedures, well organized and self-directed. Should be prepared...
Internal Revenue Agent, GS 05-12
Duties: The candidate conducts examinations of entities including individuals, sole proprietorships, small corporations, partnerships, and fiduciaries that may involve a number of separate tasks or procedures. Uses professional knowledge and skill in accounting and auditing techniques and practices to examine various tax returns, determine the correct tax liability, identify situations with potential for understated taxes, and to recognize ...
The candidate will join Misdemeanor division. Assist in Case Management, Client Relations, and Courtroom Work. Must qualify for a license under Supreme Court Rule 711 may try cases under the supervision of a licensed attorney.
Intern law students may be assigned to a designated attorney or to one of the following office divisions: Felony. Senior law students who qualify for a license under Supreme Court Rule 711 may try cases under the supervision of a licensed attorney. Assist in Case Management, Client Relations, and Courtroom Work.
Institutional Partnership Director
Duties: Drive forward the development of approaches and methods to manage and grow institutional partnerships. Will define new public-private partnerships to advance science and technology and evaluate and offer novel mechanisms and frameworks. Coordinate and work closely with others in S&TPO, as well as programmatic and operations leaders across the lab to ensure efforts are strategically aligned and successful. Develop a university part...
Conflict Attorney Juvenile
Candidate will responsible for coverage of juvenile courtrooms on a schedule agreed upon with the juvenile court judges. Must have: Licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois. Malpractice insurance coverage. Knowledgeable in juvenile law and procedure. Significant experience in representing clients in juvenile matters. Flexibility to accommodate court scheduling. Willingness to serve all clients regardless of the number of appointments or ... read more
The candidate will be responsible for: Performs responsible legal secretarial and clerical work requiring a basic knowledge of legal terminology and court procedures; types memoranda, depositions, pleadings, motions, rulings, pre-hearing reports, orders, petitions, briefs and vouchers; plans, schedules, initiates and performs the clerical processing necessary for preparation of cases by staff attorneys; proofreads documents; receives and screens public by t... read more