Roetzel & Andress Summer 2018 Position

Akron, OH – 2L Summer 2018 Law Clerk – Roetzel & Andress

Qualifications: 2L, PT 3L; Top 20% Class Rank

To apply: email your resume, cover letter, writing sample and transcripts to lawcareerplanning@uakron.edu.

Deadline: August 20, 2017

On-campus interviews will be scheduled for August 31st.

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Apply for an interview with the US Marine Corps (JAG)

Marine Corps Judge Advocate – United States Marine Corps

Qualifications: 2L, or 3L. Require: Top 50% Class Rank, 2.6 GPA or higher

Submit through Symplicity: Resume, Transcripts, LSAT & ACT or SAT scores (can note on resume)

Deadline: August 18, 2017

Informational interviews will take place September 7th in the Career Services Office.

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Paid positions with Summit Legal Defender!

Akron, OH – Intern / Student Coordinator – Summit County Legal Defender’s Office

AkronLawJobs No. 8621 Overview: Currently hiring two people ASAP. Seeking an Intern / Student coordinator for the Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative Program. This is a paid position.
Duties:  Will interview juvenile clients accused of criminal offenses to obtain information that will help prepare the supervising attorney for preliminary detention hearings. Will also be responsible for coordinating with student volunteers who want to help conduct the interviews for pro bono hours
Qualifications:  Be passionate about helping people, especially kids.

How to apply: Send your cover letter, resume, and two references to: Attorney Jennifer Lin at Summit.LDO@gmail.com

Deadline:  August 26, 2017

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Paid Internships with the Akron Bar!

Akron, OH – Intern in Legal Professional Development Department – Akron Bar Association

AkronLawJobs No. 8649  Overview: The Legal Professional Development Department provides Ohio Supreme Court certified continuing legal education to area attorneys. The Intern’s role is to assist the LPD Director with event logistics, planning, and follow-up documentation as well as preparing reports for the Ohio Supreme Court.
Duties and Responsibilities:  Solicits and prepares program materials for attendees; Maintains files of attendees and CLE credits; and the Administration of reports at the conclusion of CLE events.

Qualifications: Part-time 1L, 2L, 3L, 4L ,

How to apply: Send your resume and cover letter detailing your skills and abilities to C. Allen Nichols, Executive Director at callen@akronbar.org

Deadline:  September 8, 2017. This position is available until filled, but applicants applying by August 15 will receive first consideration

Akron, Ohio – Law Referral & Information Service – Akron Bar Association

AkronLawJobs No. 8648 Overview: The Lawyer Referral and Information Service Program connects the public with pre-screened attorneys in the legal specialization needed to fill the needs of potential clients. This is a paid position. The intern’s role is to assist the LRIS Director by speaking directly with clients via the telephone, conducting intake interviews and recommending attorneys with the appropriate legal experience to resolve the clients’ legal needs. The Intern will also provide administrative assistant support to the LRIS Director as needed.
Duties and Responsibilities: Answers the telephone and conducts client intake; Maintains files of referral updates; Administration of end of the month reports; Confirms liability insurance coverage for all LRIS members; and Researches online court dockets for unreported referred cases
Qualifications: Part-time 1Ls, 2L, 3L, 4L

How to apply: Send your Resume and Cover Letter detailing the skills and abilities that will help you succeed in this position to callen@akronbar.org. Your letter should be addressed to C. Allen Nichols, Executive Director. No phone calls please.
Deadline:  September 8, 2017. The position is available until filled, but applicants applying by August 15, 2017 will receive first consideration.

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A few slots remain for an on-campus interview with Critchfield, Critchfield & Johnson!

The firm, located in Wooster, Ohio, will be on campus to interview on Wed., August 23rd for 2018 summer associates. They will consider 2Ls/Part-time 3Ls, preferably in the top 30% of the class, and preferably with moot court/trial team/law review experience.

The posting is now closed on Symplicity, but we will consider applications via email to ab139@uakron.edu received no later than Friday, August 11th at Noon. To apply, please email your resume, cover letter, transcript, and list of references.

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