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CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

LAW CLERK

POSITION INFORMATION:

This is a full time position as Law Clerk for the Honorable Rosemary Emory. Judge Emory is a district judge in Idaho’s Fifth Judicial District, chambered in Jerome, Idaho. She also and travels to the Gooding County and Twin Falls Court House on a bi-weekly basis.

The Clerkship is for a term of one to two years. Applicants must have a J.D. at the start date of employment. Law clerks will obtain experience writing and editing judicial opinions, conducting research on a variety of legal topics, and observing courtroom proceedings. This is a writing intensive position, and the clerk can expect to draft and edit numerous decisions and judgments. Law clerks must have a basic understanding of procedural rules, criminal law and civil law. Work is performed in an office and courtroom setting.

The following application materials must be emailed to remory@co.jerome.id.us; lawclerk@co.jerome.id.us with “Law Clerk Application” in the subject line:

  • Cover Letter;
  • Résumé;
  • Transcript and Class Rank;
  • Writing Sample (maximum 10 pages);
  • References (3), and;
  • Letters of Recommendation (optional)

 Start Date: June 2020

 Posting Date: January 27, 2020

Closing Date: March 6, 2020

Starting Salary: $56,820.47 plus benefits


FULL JOB DESCRIPTION






JEROME COUNTY JOB APPLICATION