Justice Mark M. Boie of the Illinois Appellate Court, Fifth District, is seeking a Judicial Secretary/Law Clerk for an opening in his chambers in Anna, Illinois. This is a remote position with in-chambers presence as needed. Illinois residency is required or willingness to obtain upon job offer. The salary for this position is $91,761 per year.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES: The Judicial Secretary/Law Clerk will conduct legal research and draft memoranda, orders, and opinions for the Justice. Duties also include reviewing and editing the work of fellow clerks and administrative duties.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Graduation from an ABA-accredited law school and licensed to practice law. Law review/journal experience and prior experience as a judicial law clerk and/or appellate lawyer is welcomed. Will consider all applicants with an excellent academic record in and superior research and writing skills.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: This position requires the ability to sit for extended periods of time. This is a professional office working environment requiring telephone usage and the ability to process and read large volumes of written documents in electronic formats.To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample, law school and undergraduate transcripts, and two references to email@example.com. The position will remain open until filled.