Appellate Court Research Attorney
The candidate researches and analyzes law regarding issues addressed by parties or the court. Reads and examines briefs and records; determines relevant cases to be read; verifies the jurisdiction of the court. Writes proposed dispositions, memoranda, orders, opinions or other legal documents. Prepares commentaries or memoranda of law accompanying proposed dispositions. Reads petitions for rehearing on assigned cases as needed, researches ...
Senior Assistant General Counsel â€“ Appeals
The candidate will represent and its agents in the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals and First District Appellate Court of Illinois. Will provide meaningful counsel to leadership, informing policy decisions and resource allocation. The Senior Assistant General Counsel will have the following responsibilities: Manage an active appellate caseload and exercise independent judgment on complex issues. Manage outside counsel who h...
The candidate must possess a J.D. and have 5 years of practice experience in the subject area in which will be teaching. Prior teaching experience is preferred. Will consider applications from lawyers in all subject-matter areas, it expects to have particular needs in: Appellate Advocacy/Moot Court.