Part-time clerk – Wayne County Probate Court – deadline is 12/1

Wooster, OH – Probate Court Law Clerk – Part Time – Wayne County Probate Court
AkronLawJobs No. 6913 Overview: Seeking law clerk to work part-time. 2L, 3L or graduate
Duties will include performing legal research and writing, communicating with the public, attorneys, court staff, law enforcement, social services, and other government agencies and litigants in person, by telephone and by written communication. Will review case files for accuracy prior to sending to the Judge; will receive pleadings and other documents, computerized, digitized or microfilmed records of the court cases; and performs related work on guardianship, adoption, civil action, and other case types as assigned.
Qualifications: 2L, 3L, and currently enrolled in Law School or be a Law School graduate; Knowledge of principles and practices of the legal system, particularly of civil procedure; Knowledge and experience conducting legal research, particularly using Westlaw; Knowledge of the types and methods of preparation of legal documents and experience with legal writing; Paralegal certificate or top 50% of class preferred, or a J.D.; Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions properly the first time and consistently thereafter; Ability to express oneself clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; Ability to effectively and sensitively handle communications with court users; Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with attorneys, Court Users, and Court personnel; Fluency with Microsoft Office, Outlook, Exchange, and database/spreadsheet usage.
Salary: $10.66 – $14.35 per hour, commensurate with experience.
How to apply: MUST print out the Employment Application found at MUST MAIL BY Regular U.S.P.S. your application, resume and cover letter to: Wayne County Probate and Juvenile Court; Attn: Law Clerk Position; 107 W. Liberty St; Wooster, OH 44691
DEADLINE: December 1, 2015

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Reminger Co., LPA (Youngstown) seeks Law Clerk – deadline is December 4th!

Youngstown, OH – Part Time Law Clerk – Reminger Co, LPA
Overview: Reminger is looking for law clerk to assist with research, writing, and drafting pleadings. The law clerk will work 20 hours per week. Applicant must be detail oriented and possess a strong work ethic. Position is available for 2L students and will start January of 2016. Those interested in the position should submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to Kelly A. Johns
Deadline: December 4, 2015.

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Latham & Watkins 1L Fellowship for Summer 2016

AkronLawJobs No. 6903 Overview:  The 1L Fellowship Program offers a unique summer employment opportunity for students who have just finished their first year of law school to gain valuable professional experience, mentoring and training early in their careers. Seeking students who are committed to promoting inclusion and diversity in the legal profession and who also possess a long-term interest in practicing law in a global law firm.

Qualification:  Must be a 1L

Benefits of the program:  5 to 6 weeks in a Latham office during summer 2016. 4-5 weeks at a Latham client during summer 2016. 2017 summer associate position upon successful completion of the 1L Fellowship Program. Upon acceptance of an offer to return as a 2017 summer associate, participants will receive a $10,000 scholarship through the 2L Diversity Scholars Program. Invitation to the firm’s Diversity Leadership Academy held on April 1-3, 2016 in San Francisco (firm sponsored, including hotel, meals, and travel). Participation at June 2016 Summer Academy in Long Beach, CA. Ongoing mentoring from Latham lawyers.

How to apply:  Send your completed application; unofficial 1L law school transcript (finalists will be required to submit official transcripts as they progress through the selection process); resume; 2 written references (from a college or law school professor and/or work supervisor); personal statement (500 to 1,000 words): Please explain how your interests or experiences will contribute to our firm’s culture, which embraces diversity and inclusion; law school personal statement. Apply HERE

Deadline:  Application dates  December 1, 2015 through January 11, 2016

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JDAI Student Coordinator Position – apply today!

Akron, OH – JDAI Student Coordinator – The Summit County Legal Defender’s Office
AkronLawJobs No. 6816 Overview: The Summit County Legal Defender is looking to hire an intern to perform client intake and act as student volunteer coordinator for the Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative Program. This is a PAID position.
Qualifications: 1L (part-time students), 2L, 3L; the position requires you to be at Summit County Juvenile Court certain mornings for the Legal Defender’s detention hearing intake process.
How to apply: Please send a cover letter, two references, and your resume to Attorney Jennifer Lin: If you have already applied and have not been contacted, please submit your application materials again.
Deadline: ASAP, open until filled.

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Internships with Bridgestone!

Akron, OH – Litigation Intern – Bridgestone Americas, Inc.

AkronLawJobs No. 6867  Overview:  Assist attorneys and paralegals in the Litigation Section of Legal Department

Duties:  Looking for two interns to work 20 hours per week (during semester). When classes are not in session, the opportunity to work additional hours is available (summer).

Qualifications:  1L, 2L, 3L

How to apply:  E-mail your cover letter and resume to OR fax it to:

(330) 572-6568.

Deadline:  December 11, 2015

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