Law Clerk

  • State of Nevada
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Sep 20, 2021
Full Time Clerical and Administrative Support Legal Services

Job Description

Announcement Number: 873970171

Supreme Court of Nevada

Director and
State Court Administrator
Deputy Director
Information Technology
Assistant Court Administrator
Judicial Programs and Services

Supreme Court Building  201 South Carson Street, Suite 250  Carson City, Nevada 89701  (775) 684-1700 · Fax (775) 684-1723

Supreme Court Building  408 East Clark Avenue  Las Vegas, Nevada 89101

LAW CLERK -Nevada Supreme Court

The Justices of the Nevada Supreme Court are now accepting applications for law clerkships that will begin in
the Summer/Fall of 2022. Law clerks work for individual Justices and assist them with processing appeals and
writ petitions. Law clerks conduct a broad range of duties, including legal research, preparing bench memos,
drafting orders and opinions, proofreading and editing the other work produced in chambers. A clerkship will
be for either a one-year or a two-year term depending on individual Justice preference. Most positions are located
in Carson City, Nevada, with some positions located in Las Vegas, Nevada.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Applicants must have graduated from an ABA accredited law school, preferably in
the top 20%. Law review or other journal experience is desirable. Law clerks must possess exceptional legal
research and writing abilities, must be flexible, and must be motivated to work independently to produce high
quality work in a fast-paced appellate environment.

Closing Date/Time: October 31, 2021
Salary: $70,005.00, employee/employer paid retirement.
Job Type: Full-time

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Closing Date/Time: 10/31/21

Job Address

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