New Opportunities from CSO!

Cleveland, OH – Probate Associate Attorney – Kelly & Ferraro LLP

AkronLawJobs No. 9349 Overview:  downtown Cleveland law firm, has an immediate opening for a probate attorney. Extensive day travel throughout the state of Ohio is required. Probate experience is preferred, but not required. .

How to Apply: Send your Resume and Cover Letter to Coretta Crowell Waller, EMBA, PHR, SHRM-CP Human Resources Manager Kelley & Ferraro, LLP Ernst & Young Tower 950 Main Avenue, Suite 1300 Cleveland, OH 44113 cwaller@kelleyferraro.com

Deadline:  July 22, 2018

Ventura, CA – Legal Intern – VSolvit LLC

AkronLawJobs No. 9350 Overview: The legal intern will work directly under the Human Resources Manager and/or General Counsel and will provide support primarily to VSolvit’s Human Resources Department.

Responsibilities:  Conduct extensive research on applicable labor laws and regulations and advise the Human Resources Department on compliance issues. • Identify, assess, and mitigate risks relative to terminations, layoffs, and disciplinary actions. • Assist with internal corporate investigations and preparation and execution of sworn declarations. • Assist with defense of various employment claims (e.g., unemployment, wage and hour, discrimination and harassment, wrongful termination, retaliation, and constructive discharge). • Draft and/or review legal documents (e.g., employment agreements, bonus agreements, and consultancy agreements). • Organize and maintain HR files in paper or electronic filing systems. • Schedule and arrange meetings, interview, and conference calls. • Draft correspondence to employees, outside counsel, and VSolvit management • Assist in other legal and HR tasks as necessary.

Qualifications: 1st or 2nd year law student at top-tier, ABA-accredited law school OR recent law graduate • Minimum GPA of 3.0 • Strong overall academic record Qualifications • Strong interest in employment law • Strong legal research and writing skills • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills • Demonstrated verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills • Strong commitment to being a team player/contributor • Highly-motivated, proactive and quick learner • Independent and resourceful • Enthusiastic, professional character.

How to apply: Please go to http://www.vsolvit.com/vsc.html and fill out our Web Application form. Once you have completed this form, please send your resume to vsc@VSolvit.com.

Deadline: June 30, 2018

Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship and Summer Associate Position

The 2019 Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship application is now available!  Diverse students who complete their first year of law school by June 2018 are eligible to apply. We will award scholarships to three diverse rising 2Ls for the summer of 2019. Recipients will be awarded a six-week, salaried 2L Summer Associate position in one of our Firm’s offices. Prior to their third year of law school, each award recipient will also receive $10,000.00 to help defray the cost of law school tuition and related expenses.

For complete eligibility criteria, instructions, and to apply for the Scholarship Program please visit:

http://www.bakerdonelson.com/diversity-scholarship-diversity-practices/

 Please direct all questions about our 2019 Diversity Scholarship to Helen Beasley at hbeasley@bakerdonelson.com

Fall externship with US Attorney’s Office!

Cleveland, OH – Fall 2018 Externship – U.S. Attorney’s Office

AkronLawJobs No. 9287 Overview: Seeking students to work in the U.S. Attorney’s Office during the Fall semester 2018.

Duties: Law clerks can expect to research and write motions in pending cases; To research legal issues for indictments and investigations; To assemble exhibits for trials; and To observe hearings and trials of cases on which they are working or in which they are interested.

Qualifications: 1L (rising to 2L for the Fall 2018 semester).

How to Apply: Send your resume to lawcareerplanning@uakron.edu.  Subject line MUST read:  Fall 2018 Externship – U.S. Attorney’s Office

Deadline:  May 14, 2018

Part-time internship – Ashton & Wartko (Akron)

Akron, OH – Intern – Part-time – Ashton & Wartko, LLC

AkronLawJobs No. 9318 Overview: Small family law and criminal defense firm is seeking an intern for the following part-time position.

Duties:  Assistance with drafting legal documents, file maintenance, office assistance and court observation. Should be available for a few hours on Mondays and/or Fridays. Scheduling is flexible.

Qualifications: 1L or 2L

How to apply: E-mail your resume and cover letter to Amber Crowe at amber.crowe.law@gmail.com Deadline:  May 18, 2018

Volunteer with Baker Hostetler this summer!

BakerHostetler is seeking law-students to act as witnesses in its national mock trial training program for the firm’s associates. The program takes place in Cleveland at the Westin Hotel on Monday, June 11th from 3:30
pm to 5:30 pm, Tuesday, June 12th 8:30 am to 5:00 pm and Wednesday, June 13th from 8:00 am to 1:00pm. Student’s must be available for the entire program and will have an opportunity to meet and prepare with
BakerHostetler attorneys, as well as observe some of the firm’s trial training techniques. Participants will be paid $10 per hour. Contact Dee Driscole (ddriscole@bakerlaw.com), if interested.