Law Student Paid Position – Lakewood City Attorney’s Office

Part-time Law Clerk to begin working May 23, 2016 and continue throughout the school year. Needs to have completed the first or second year of law school by the summer and must have taken or be enrolled in a criminal procedure class for the fall semester. Will perform legal research pertaining to 4th and 5th Amendment issues, civil rights law, the Colorado Criminal Code, and legislative changes. Will report to the attorney for the Lakewood Police Department. Hours of work: 10 – 15 hours a week during the school year and 15-20 hours a week during the summer. $20/hour, no benefits. Include cover letter, references, and resume as attachments to your application.

OPEN UNTIL FILLED. Please apply in a timely manner. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is selected. Address questions to Janet Young, Deputy City Attorney, Lakewood City Attorney’s Office, (303) 987-7102 or e-mail janyou@lakewoodco.org.  Position reports directly to the attorney for the Lakewood Police Department.
WORK ENVIRONMENT
Can work at home or school.
Hours of work:
15- 20 hours a week during the summer and 10 – 15 hours a week during the school year.
Education:
Must be enrolled as a first or second year law student.  A criminal procedure class must be completed by December 2016.
Background check is required.

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By Andrea Montague
Andrea Montague Career / Student Development Consultant Andrea Montague