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Judicial Law Clerks provide assistance to attorneys and judges in various legal settings. Their duties are conducting research, examining and analyzing documents, writing legal documents drafts, preparing for cases and handling mail. Based on our resume examples, candidates should demonstrate solid knowledge of legal terminology and documentation, accuracy, verbal and written communication abilities, and average IT skills. Resume examples for Judicial Law Clerks showcase a Bachelor's Degree and at least one year of law school.

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Judicial Law Clerk

Attend court sessions to hear oral arguments or record necessary case information.

  • Communicate with counsel regarding case management or procedural requirements.
  • Participate in conferences or discussions between trial attorneys and judges.
  • Prepare briefs, legal memoranda, or statements of issues involved in cases, including appropriate suggestions or recommendations.
  • Research laws, court decisions, documents, opinions, briefs, or other information related to cases before the court.
  • Maintain judges' law libraries by assembling or updating appropriate documents.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Criminal Justice
BS
Psychology
JD
Juris Doctor
12

Judicial Law Clerk

  • Researched the legal merits of pre-trial, dispositive and post-trial motions filed with the Court
  • Drafted memoranda of law, opinions and orders for the Judge's final approval
  • Attended court proceedings
  • Interviewed parties to determine whether an emergency hearing should be granted
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
JD
Cali Excellence For The Future Award Recipient
13

Judicial Law Clerk

Drafted bench memoranda analyzing litigants' legal arguments.

  • Processed and analyzed Order to Show Cause motions.
  • Oversaw various administrative areas including fielding inquiries.
  • Certified as a Mediator by the Administrative Office of the Court (AOC).
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Speech Communications
JD
Juris Doctor
14

Judicial Law Clerk

Draft court decisions on motions before the court, including motions to suppress, motions to dismiss and motions for pre-trial intervention.

  • Conduct legal research on various issues before the court.
  • Serve as liaison between chambers, counsel and the public.
  • Mediate special civil claims to settlement.
  • Assess legal eligibility of Drug Court applicants and draft decisions on motions to appeal
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
JD
Juris Doctor
15

Judicial Law Clerk

  • Conduct Legal research and prepare bench memoranda.
  • Draft judicial opinions and orders on civil and criminal cases.
  • Observe and assist judge in courtroom proceedings and pretrial conferences
  • Oversee and provide guidance to one or more interns throughout the school semester
  • Prepare and conduct jury interactions during criminal and civil trials
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Human Resources Management
JD
Law
16

Judicial Law Clerk

Conducting legal research to provide a concise analysis of litigants' legal arguments, while suggesting the appropriate
decision to the panel of judges in light of the applicable standard of review.

  • Drafting opinions that contain a thorough legal framework to support the Judge's decision.
  • Independently editing the Judge's opinions for content, grammar, and citation format.
  • Processing emergent applications for appeals of time sensitive matters from trial courts.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
JD
Juris Doctor
17

Judicial Law Clerk

  • Drafted opinions of the Court in complex civil and criminal matters.
  • Drafted bench memoranda for the Court.
  • Acted as liaison between the bench and bar.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
JD
Juris Doctor
18

Judicial Law Clerk

Attend court sessions to hear oral arguments or record necessary case information.

  • Communicate with counsel regarding case management or procedural requirements.
  • Confer with judges concerning legal questions, construction of documents, or granting of orders.
  • Draft or proofread judicial opinions, decisions, or citations.
  • Keep abreast of changes in the law and inform judges when cases are affected by such changes.
  • Participate in conferences or discussions between trial attorneys and judges.
  • Prepare briefs, legal memoranda, or statements of issues involved in cases, including appropriate suggestions or recommendations.
  • Research laws, court decisions, documents, opinions, briefs, or other information related to cases before the court.
  • Review complaints, petitions, motions, or pleadings that have been filed to determine issues involved or basis for relief.
  • Review dockets of pending litigation to ensure adequate progress.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
International And Comparative Law
BA
Nutrition
MS
Human Resource Management
19

Judicial Law Clerk

Assist lawyers and judges by researching or preparing legal documents.

  • Meet with clients or assist lawyers and judges in court.
  • Search for and study legal documents to investigate facts and law to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.
  • Prepare affidavits of documents and maintain document files and case correspondence.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
English
JD
Juris Doctor
20

Judicial Law Clerk

  • Prepare motions and filings for judicial review
  • Research and draft case memoranda, orders, & correspondence
  • Liaise with attorneys and litigants regarding cases & filings
  • Primary researcher and drafter for judicial opinions
  • Review and preparation of adoption filings for judicial review
  • Observe and discuss a variety of court proceedings with judges
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Paralegal Studies
JD
Law

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