Law Clerks - Summer 2016

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Job location
215 E. 9th Street
Suite 200
Cincinnati, OH 45202
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati/Legal Aid Society of Southwest Ohio, LLC
Street address: 
215 E. 9th Street, Suite 200
City: 
Cincinnati
State: 
Ohio
ZIP: 
45202
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Legal Aid is accepting applications for summer law clerk positions. The law clerks will perform legal research and provide other assistance to Legal Aid attorneys in their cases. In addition, all summer law clerks attend regular seminars on public interest law topics with their supervisors and other attorneys. Also, our summer law clerks will have opportunities to observe court proceedings.

Requirements: 

Applicants who can obtain funding from their law school, Equal Justice Works, or other sources, are preferred.
Applicants must have a strong academic record, an interest in public interest law, and good organizational and communication skills.

To apply: 

Please send:
1. a cover letter explaining the reasons for your interest in our position
2. a resume
3. a brief writing sample
4. contact information for 2 professional references.

Email or Fax to:
2016 Summer Clerk Hiring Committee
[email protected] or (513) 241-0047

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer Interviews will be arranged by Employer. Please do not call.
Submission deadline: 
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Expiration date: 
Tuesday, March 8, 2016