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Wooster, OH – Assistant Prosecuting Attorney – Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office

AkronLawJobs No. 7489 Overview: Seeking an assistant prosecuting attorney.

Duties: Primarily include prosecuting misdemeanor cases in the Wayne County Municipal Court. Additional duties will include preparing and presenting trainings to law enforcement, providing legal advice to law enforcement agencies regarding matters of search and seizure and developments in criminal charging decisions.

Qualifications: JD and licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio. Good oral and written communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to think fast on one’s feet. Must have a strong sense of professional behavior, plus impeccable integrity.

How to apply:  First, download an application from  http://www.wayneohio.org/employment-opportunities. Either mail your hard copy application with your cover letter and resume to: Wayne County Prosecuting Attorney, 115 West Liberty Street, Wooster, OH 44691 OR e-mail to nshaker@countyprosecutor.com

Deadline: July 8, 2016

Solon, OH – Civil Rights Attorney – Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder RECENT GRADUATES SHOULD APPLY

AkronLawJobs No. 7488 Overview: Seeking an attorney in our Cleveland area office.

Qualifications: One to three years’ experience in civil litigation to practice in defense of Civil Rights cases, constitutional claims, employment discrimination cases and related matters in Federal and state courts. Excellent analytical and communication skills are required.

How to apply:  Send your resume, cover letter, writing sample and salary history to Joseph F. Nicholas at jnicholas@mrrlaw.com

Deadline:  July 15, 2016

Nationwide – Judicial Clerks 2017-2018 – Just the Beginning Foundation

AkronLawJobs No. 7487 Overview: This is a special opportunity to apply for consideration for six different federal district court clerkships in one interview. These clerkships may be either one or two years long.

Program Description: This program encourages diverse law students, including minority, under- represented and economically disadvantaged law students. Because JTB-STW is a referral program run by judges, many judges contact JTB-STW to seek assistance in identifying competitive candidates from diverse backgrounds for consideration.

Qualifications: Must be a 3L or recent graduate interested in a federal judicial clerkship.

How to apply:  Please go to JTB-STW for the complete directions on how to apply. All positions need you to apply through OSCAR. Some also need you to apply with a paper application. Please follow the specific directions. You will need to send your cover letter, resume, 3 letters of recommendation, Law School Transcript and a 10 page writing sample.

Deadline:  July 22, 2016

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LEGAL CLINIC ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR PAID POSITION! Apply ASAP

LEGAL CLINIC ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR PAID POSITION

The University of Akron School of Law Legal Clinic is accepting applications for one paid position with the Inmate Assistance Program. This position will begin as soon as possible and last until May, 2016, and possibly until May 2018. The paid position will be as a Director of our Inmate Assistance Program. All students are invited to apply. Persons chosen for these positions will be paid $8.50 per hour up to 20 hours per week.

People interested in developing interviewing, research, and writing skills should apply. Our Clinic graduates use their skills in civil and criminal contexts as Public Defenders, County Prosecutors, Legal Aid lawyers, judicial law clerks, and civil practitioners.

A cover letter and resume must be submitted to Paul Zindle at pez2@uakron.edu as soon as possible. We will be conducting interviews as applications are received and anticipate making a decision quickly, so please apply immediately if you wish us to consider your application. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Paul Zindle at pez2@uakron.edu or stop in the Legal Clinic.

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New! Associate Attorney entry level opening with Hartwig Law!

Boardman, OH – Associate Attorney Entry Level – Hartwig Law LLC
AkronLawJobs No. 7480 Overview: Youngstown law office, serving all of Northeast Ohio, is seeking an Entry Level Attorney for a small, but growing law firm.
Duties: Areas of criminal defense and personal injury as well as litigation. Some evenings and weekends will be required.
Qualifications: Personable, self-motivated, and have strong research, writing and organizational skills. Prefer recent grads that are in the top third of their class. Also prefer Moot Court participants.
How to apply: Send your resume, cover letter, and transcripts to Attorney Edward Hartwig at eh@hartwiglaw.com.
Deadline: July 16, 2016

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Resume Collection for Taft, Stettinius & Hollister for Summer 2017 Positions!

Summer 2017 Internship — Taft, Stettinius & Hollister RESUME COLLECTION
AkronLawJobs No. 7478
Location: Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton and Indianapolis
Qualifications: 2L, 3E, Prefer: Top 25%, Law Review, Moot Court / Mock Trial
How to apply: Send your cover letter, resume and official transcript to lawcareerplanning@uakron.edu. Please indicate office preference in your cover letter or resume.
Deadline: August 1, 2016

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Resume Collection for Reminger Co. LPA (Cleveland) – position starts Jan. 2017

Cleveland, OH – Law Clerk – Reminger Co., LPA          RESUME COLLECTION

AkronLawJobs No. 7462

Qualifications: 2L, Class Rank Top 40%.

Prefer:  Law Journal, Moot Court / Mock Trial

Submit Application Materials: Resume, Cover Letter, Law School transcript, Writing sample, and References with contact information to Director O’Brien: ab139@uakron.edu. Interviews for selected candidates will be held at the firm on July 29th.

Deadline:  July 11, 2016

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