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Date Added: Fri 04/06/2021

Law Clerks

Easton, MD, US
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Company: LEGAL AID BUREAU

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Job Description

**These positions are available for law school students only**

A RESUME AND COVER LETTER ARE REQUIRED TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION 

Essential Functions: Under the supervision of an attorney, law clerks are generally expected to handle
functions related to casework, from initial intake through representation of clients at administrative and other hearings permitted by law. Some law clerks may perform primarily non-casework functions. Tasks assigned to law clerks may include, but are not limited to, the following:  

Duties and Responsibilities:   

  1. Screen clients for eligibility; 
  2. Conduct preliminary and subsequent interviews with clients; 
  3. Schedule appointments and meetings; 
  4. Conduct factual investigations and analysis and legal research; 
  5. Under the supervision of staff attorneys, supervising attorneys, and/or chief
    attorneys, prepare documents and correspondence, including complaints, answers,
    memoranda of law, briefs, articles, and reports; 
  6. Assist in or develop case theories and strategies for the representation of clients; 
  7. Participate in hearings, trials, and conferences; 
  8. Perform other duties, as assigned within the scope of the essential functions of the
    position.   

Qualifications: Must have basic written and oral communications skills and must demonstrate potential to perform duties of a law clerk. 

Apply with resume and cover letter (required) to one of our offices/locations by clicking on the link below, or continue to select multiple office locations on the selection screen that follows: 

Northeastern MD - Bel Air 

Western MD - Cumberland 

Statewide Advocacy Support 

Anne Arundel County - Annapolis 

Montgomery County - Rockville 

Metropolitan MD - Landover 

Midwestern MD - Frederick 

Baltimore City 

Baltimore City - Community Lawyering Initiative  

Baltimore County - Towson 

Southern MD Office - Hughesville 


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