State Bar of Michigan

Law Clerk

City of Dearborn
Dearborn, Michigan, United States (on-site)
29 days ago


This is parttime work assisting attorneys in the preparation of court cases and legal opinions by performing related datagathering and research activities as well as related office detail.  Work is assigned by the Corporation Counsel or an attorney who supervises the employee.


  • Some knowledge of the principles and practices of legal research.
  • Some knowledge of federal, state and local laws.
  • Ability to gather and research data using on-line and hardcover resources.
  • Ability to express oneself both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to effectively follow both oral and written instructions.
  • Demonstrates regular and predictable attendance.



Current enrollment in law school as second-year student in good standing, or licensed attorney preferred. 

 Applicants must submit a copy of transcripts, a writing sample and two personal or professional references with online application.


  • Must have own transportation for driving to various courts, a valid Michigan Driver’s License, and a good driving record.
  • Must have the ability to schedule work hours at a minimum of four-hour blocks of time.

POST OFFER REQUIREMENTS: Satisfactory completion of background check and a drug screen that tests for illegal drugs as defined by the Federal Drug Free Workplace Act but not those legalized under Michigan law.

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Job Information

  • Job ID: 67557828
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Dearborn, Michigan, United States
  • Company Name For Job: City of Dearborn
  • Position Title: Law Clerk
  • Job Function: Law Clerk
  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: None
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
  • Salary: $20.00 - $30.00 (Hourly Wage)
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