||Appellate Court Research Attorney
|| Job Vacancy Announcement
||Fourth District Appellate Court
||An attractive judicial branch benefits package is offered, including pension, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as deferred compensation and generous leave time.
||$59,850 per year
||Legal Research Director
ESSENTIAL DUTIES: An Appellate Court Research Attorney researches and prepares legal memos and draft appellate orders and opinions for the Fourth District Appellate Judges.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Graduation from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association is required. Candidate must have excellent analytical, organizational, research, and writing skills; positive personality; ability to synthesize information accurately and quickly; work as a team member; and accept criticism, edits, and rewrites.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: This position requires the ability to sit for extended periods of time. This is a professional office working environment requiring telephone usage, computer usage and the ability to process written documents.
Interested individuals should submit – via email or hard copy - a letter of interest and resume; reference list; law school transcript, class rank, GPA, or other pertinent information; and a writing sample to:
Fourth District Appellate Court
Attention: Shirley Wilgenbusch, Legal Research Director
201 W. Monroe Street
P.O. Box 19206
Springfield, IL 62794-9206
This position will remain open until filled. However, those individuals submitting materials by Friday, September 16, 2016 will be given first consideration.
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