Applications sought for law clerk position, Northern District of Iowa

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa is seeking applications for an elbow law clerk to Chief Judge Linda R. Reade to begin approximately January 14, 2008. The position will be located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.     Incumbent will be hired for the period commencing in January, 2008 until August 1, 2008, with the possibility of an additional year.   Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter outlining their qualifications by not later than December 1, 2007.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:   A degree from a law school of recognized standing in the upper one-quarter of the class (or certified completion of all law school studies and requirements, and merely awaiting conferment of degree) is required.   Applicant must possess excellent research and computer skills, be organized, a team player and highly motivated.   Law Review experience, publication of a noteworthy article in a law school publication or other scholarly publication, moot court experience or prior legal employment is preferred.