Fellowship Opportunity – Seattle, WA for 2L’s

Seattle, WA – 2018 Richard S. White Fellowship – Helsell Fetterman

AkronLawJobs No. 8374 Overview: The Richard S. White Fellowship includes both a paid, 12 week summer associate position and a $7,500 academic scholarship to be remitted directly to the student’s law school at the beginning of the school year following the summer clerkship to assist in paying the student’s tuition

Qualifications: Be a second year law student* in good standing pursuing a law degree at an ABA-accredited law school; (*third year if pursuing a LL.M.); Possess an academic record, leadership abilities, and a commitment to personal and professional initiatives that indicate promise for a successful legal career; Demonstrate an interest in furthering diversity within the community and the profession; and Communicate an interest and commitment to both the practice areas represented at Helsell Fetterman and to building a practice in the Seattle area.

How to apply: Prepare a 1-2 page personal statement on a topic of your choice that allows our firm to fully evaluate your candidacy and ability to enrich the diversity of the legal community.  Complete the Richard S. White Fellowship application form.  http://www.helsell.com/wp-content/uploads/2017-RSWF-Application.pdf; Provide a current resume. Include a copy of your final undergraduate transcript and current law school transcript, unofficial is acceptable. Legal writing sample, up to 10 pages. Three professional and/or academic references with contact information. Mail your materials to: Richard S. White Fellowship Helsell Fetterman, 1001 Fourth Avenue, Suite 4200 Seattle, WA 98154-1154


Email the application form with attachments to rswfa@helsell.com.

After you apply to fellowship, please email Dean O’Brien and let her know so that she can personally reach out to Daniel Findley who is an Akron Law alumni.

Deadline: July 19, 2017

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Cleveland, OH – Law Clerk Summer 2017 & School Year – Ross Brittain & Schonberg Co.

AkronLawJobs No. 8320 Overview: AV-rated Cleveland-area law firm representing management in labor and employment relations seeking a law clerk. The position will be Full-Time during the summer and Part-Time during the school year.
Qualifications: 1L, 2L, 3L or spring graduate; Possess superior research, writing, and oral communication skills; Strong work ethic; Ability to work independently; Prefer Moot Court and Prefer Law Journal.
How to apply: E-mail your Resume, Cover Letter, Transcripts, and Writing Sample to mkuilder@rbslaw.com
Deadline: June 1, 2017

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Senior Law Clerk Opening – City of Akron

Akron, Ohio – Senior Law Clerk – City of Akron Law Department   May Graduate OR Recent Graduate

AkronLawJobs No. 8311

Description:  Unique full-time position as a Senior Law Clerk. This is a 40-hour per week position for a student or grad looking to work full-time and gain some invaluable experience.

Qualifications:  May graduate OR recent graduate

How to apply:  Send your resume, transcript and writing sample to Elaine Stoeberman at estoeberman@akronohio.gov

Deadline:  May 27, 2017

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Portage Co. Prosecutor Internship!

Ravenna, OH – Summer Intern – Portage County Prosecutor’s Office

Seeking an intern for the summer to work in civil division.

Duties:  Include research, motion drafting, and the opportunity to observe mediations and hearings.

Work schedule:  The work schedule is flexible – ideally an intern would be available 10-15 hours per week during office hours which are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Compensation: The internship is unpaid, but students are eligible for pro bono service hours. May also be eligible for for externship credit through Akron Law.

How to apply:  All interested students should send their resume to Asst. Dean O’Brien: ab139@uakron.edu.

Deadline:  ASAP

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Internships with Stark County Prosecutor (unpaid)

The Stark County Prosecutor’s office seeks interns for the juvenile and appellate divisions for this summer. If you are interested, please email your resume to Dean O’Brien: ab139@uakron.edu ASAP!




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