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JOB: KS Supreme Court Research Attorney I

Monday, July 8, 2019   (0 Comments)
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KANSAS JUDICIAL BRANCH
NOTICE OF EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Date:
July 1, 2019

Location of Employment:
Kansas Supreme Court
Kansas Judicial Center
301 S.W. 10th Ave.
Topeka, KS 66612-1507

Classification and Annual Salary: 
Supreme Court Research Attorney I
Grade 41
$56,245 - $61,953, commensurate with experience

A position is available in the chambers of Justice Carol A. Beier.

Job Duties:
Research attorneys perform highly responsible confidential legal work for a justice of the Kansas Supreme Court. The research attorneys review the briefs and underlying case records filed with the Supreme Court, research questions of law presented, prepare pre-hearing research memoranda based on case facts and law, receive additional legal research assignments for memoranda, write memos on petitions for review and motions, and perform other tasks as assigned by the supervising justice.

Required Education and Experience:
Admission to the Kansas Bar or a temporary permit to practice law in Kansas.

Send application, cover letter, resume with references, a 10-page writing sample, and law school transcript (may be unofficial) to:

Shelby Swafford
Kansas Judicial Center
301 S.W. 10th Ave., Room 387
Topeka, KS 66612-1507

Or by email to: swaffords@kscourts.org

Application available at:
http://www.kscourts.org/pdf/application.pdf

Application Deadline:
5 p.m. on July 22, 2019

The Americans with Disabilities Act ensures your right to reasonable accommodations during the employment process. A request for an accommodation will not affect your opportunities for employment with the Judicial Branch. It is your responsibility to make your needs known to the Judicial Branch. Please contact Eunice Peters at 785-296-2877.

THE KANSAS JUDICIAL BRANCH IS AN EEO/AA EMPLOYER