Canton law firm seeks law clerk

Canton, OH – Law Clerk – Reed Law Offices, LLC

AkronLawJobs No. 7882  Overview:  Seeking a part-time law clerk to assist attorney in the general practice of law 10 to 20 per week.  Hourly rate between $12 and $15 per hour, commensurate with experience.

Duties: Conducting legal research, legal writing, drafting, gathering facts and information from clients, witnesses, and other sources, preparing documents, performing administrative tasks, and otherwise assisting the attorney in representing clients.

How to apply:  Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, references, and a writing sample to:  Reed Law Offices, LLC, 401 Tuscarawas St. West, Suite 300, Canton, OH 44702  OR email nikkireedlaw@gmail.com

Deadline:  January 7, 2017

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Reminder: Watch Your Belongings!

We know that students have a lot on their minds during finals time.  So, the library staff would like to remind law students that they should never leave their valuables unattended in the Law Library, Room 309 study area, in the law building, Central Hower or anywhere on campus.  Your textbooks, book bags, purses, laptops and other belongings can be easily taken in just “30 seconds.”

If you see suspicious behavior, please notify law school employees right away. You can call the University police yourself by dialing 330-972-2911 (if using a cell phone) or 911 if using a campus phone.

More information about campus safety is found here.

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Summer externships with USPTO

Various cities, USA – Patent Experience Externship Program – Summer 2017 – US Patent & Trademark

AkronLawJobs No. 7876 Overview: Seeking applications for an unpaid Patent Experience Externship Program (PEEP).

Sessions:  There are 2 ten-week sessions. The first begins on May 22, 2017 and the second begins June 5, 2017. Job Announcement Number:  PEEP-2017-0002

Duties: Research and review of patent applications; Brief management officials on technology content; Will devise search strategies; Will draft non-final office actions; Will conduct prior art searches; Will propose an engineering position based on findings; and Will formulate a written legal position dealing with a range of issues from intellectual property to drafting positions on petitions decisions.

Qualifications: Must be a U.S. Citizen or National; Must be enrolled in law school and have an undergraduate degree in engineering, computer science, or general sciences; Must be in good academic standing; Must work well in a team environment; Must have a working knowledge of computer applications such as Word and Excel; and Must have excellent writing, reading, and interpersonal skills.

How to apply:  Apply HERE. You will upload your resume, undergraduate transcripts, and law school transcripts. You may submit unofficial transcripts. If you are selected, you will need to supply your official transcripts WITHIN FIVE BUSINESS DAYS.

Potential locations: San Jose, CA; Denver, CO; Detroit, MI; Dallas, TX; and Alexandria, Va.

Deadline:  January 6, 2017

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Legal Intern Opportunity with City of Euclid Law Department

City of Euclid Law Department is interested in offering an internship (unpaid; stipend eligible) or externship (for credit) to a 3L law student who has the ability to obtain, or already has their legal intern certificate to assist with traffic and criminal court on Wednesday/Thursday. If you are interested, please email Assistant Dean O’Brien: ab139@uakron.edu. Thank you!

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Law Technology Support Hours

Our hours for this week have changed due to the start of the exam period.  Below you will find our availability.  Our hours for next week will be different as well, but that schedule is not yet finalized.  Please also note that the schedule may vary due to student assistant availability.   If you need anything,  feel free to also email law-support@uakron.edu or call 330-972-5119.  Thanks!!

Law IT Hours for 12/5/16-12/9/16

Law Center:

Monday:              8:00am – 10:00pm

Tuesday:              8:00am – 10:00pm

Wednesday:      8:30am – 1:00pm and 2:30pm – 7:00pm

Thursday:            9:30am – 12:30pm and 1:00pm – 7:00pm

Friday:                  8:30am – 5:00pm

 

Central Hower:

Monday:              11:00am – 1:00pm and 2:30pm – 4:00pm

Tuesday:              1:00pm – 3:30pm and 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Wednesday:      11:00am – 1:00pm

Thursday:            1:00pm – 5:00pm

Friday:                  11:00am – 1:00pm and 2:30pm – 6:00pm

 

Quaker Square:

Monday:              n/a

Tuesday:              n/a

Wednesday:      8:00am – 11:00pm

Thursday:            8:00am – 11:00pm

Friday:                  8:00am – 11:00pm

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