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Exoneration Justice Clinic Legal Fellow (Limited Term)

university of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN 46556
Position Information

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Job Title Exoneration Justice Clinic Legal Fellow (Limited Term)
Job Description
The Notre Dame Law School is offering a post-graduation Legal Fellow position in connection with the newly established Exoneration Justice Clinic.

The Fellow will work following graduation as a member of the Exoneration Justice Clinic, investigating and litigating wrongful conviction cases. The Intern/Fellow will work under the direction of the Director and the Staff Attorney. The Fellow will work directly with students. He/she will be responsible for chairing the Intake Committee, which decides which cases will be accepted for legal representation by the Clinic. The Intern/Fellow will also oversee the day-to-day activities of students investigating wrongful conviction cases. The Intern/Fellow will also work with students in drafting court pleadings seeking post-conviction relief.

This is a limited term position for a maximum of 2-yrs.
Minimum Qualifications
J.D. required.
Licensed attorney in Indiana, or be willing to take the Indiana bar exam at the first available opportunity
Preferred Qualifications
Ideal candidate will have participated in the Exoneration Justice Clinic as a law student.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Department Dean's Office-Law School (33000)
Department Website https://law.nd.edu/academics/experiential-courses/clinics/exoneration-justice-clinic/
Family / Sub-Family General Admin / Legal
Career Stream/Level EIC 1 Associate
Department Hiring Pay Range Up to $55,000
Pay ID Semi-Monthly
FLSA Status S1 - FT Exempt
Job Category Administrator/Professional
Job Type Full-time
Schedule: Days of Week & Hours
M-F 8am-5pm
Schedule: Hours/Week 40
Schedule: # of months 12


Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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