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THE COUNSEL & ADVOCACY LAW LINE (CALL) seeks a part-time Spanish-speaking attorney to provide civil legal services from our Southfield office to low-income and senior people across Michigan. Attorneys must be proficient in issue spotting, swift in the resolution of legal matters, and able to work efficiently in a highly-supportive, fast-paced environment. $17-$20 per hour. Please apply by e-mail to Kari Deming at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ESTABLISHED NORTHWESTERN OHIO LAW FIRM of 40 plus attorneys seeks a business transactional associate with emphasis on health care. Candidates should have three to five years of experience, strong academic credentials, and excellent writing skills. The firm offers a salary and bonus that are commensurate with experience and productivity. Send resume in confidence to email@example.com.
ICLE SEEKS STAFF LAWYER for planning, producing and marketing legal education seminars and other online products. A major responsibility will be to develop short studio-produced webcasts. This is a permanent, full-time position on site. Applicants must have 3-5 years of law practice experience. Position involves customer needs assessment and recruiting and working with volunteer contributors. Legal research and writing skills, excellent academic background (top third of law school class), communication skills, and State Bar of Michigan membership required. Law practice experience in litigation, real property, or business fields desired. Salary depends on background and skills. Applicants must complete a written work sample administered by ICLE. Apply online at http://umjobs.org/. ICLE is located on the campus of The University of Michigan. The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
THE MICHIGAN SUPREME COURT is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Executive Director for the Board of Law Examiners. The person in this position independently manages the Board of Law Examiners (BLE), oversees administration of the bar exam, and provides legal counsel for the BLE. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: Operate as chief administrative officer to the BLE and serve as recording secretary at Board meetings. Serve as in-house legal counsel for the BLE, perform legal research, and ensure uniform Board practices. Provide legal counsel to Board regarding requests for admission or special accommodations, Board practices, procedures (including issues relating to testing standards), and other related matters. Oversee the processing of applications for the bar exam and address unusual situations or problems. Oversee administration of the bar exam. Make recommendations to the Board for admission to the bar without examination, admission through waiver or recertification, and admission or denial based on the applicant’s character and fitness. Assist with testing accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Serve as liaison with the State Bar, other boards of law examiners, the National Conference of Bar Examiners, and state and national law schools. Oversee the orientation and training of new Board members, exam proctors, and graders. Supervise the BLE program coordinator. Provide research support to the Supreme Court General Counsel. Achieve the goals of the BLE strategic plan as approved by the Chief Justice. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Juris Doctor (JD) from an accredited law school required. Candidates should have a minimum of five years of progressively more responsible experience in the legal system, preferably with litigation experience. Supervisory experience preferred. Active membership in good standing in the State Bar of Michigan and possession of a valid Michigan driver’s license are required. LOCATION: This position is located at the Hall of Justice in Lansing, Michigan. There will be limited travel to other worksites throughout the state. TO APPLY: Please send your cover letter and resume in either Microsoft Word© or Adobe Acrobat© to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are unable to e-mail applicant materials, cover letters and résumés can be mailed to: MSC Human Resources, Attn: BLE Executive Director, PO Box 30052, Lansing, MI 48909. POSTING DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 5, 2014. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
LAW PRACTICE FOR SALE—LONG-ESTABLISHED South Central Michigan law practice for sale. Reply to Blind Box 1960, Michigan Bar Journal, 306 Townsend Street, Lansing MI 48933-2012.
DETROIT OFFICE SPACE AVAILABLE IN BUHL BUILDING—Furnished corner office and executive assistant workspace; 1 associate office, 2 secretarial spaces; shared waiting area, conference room and kitchen. Prefer attorney with established general practice who is willing to accept referral work. Willing to negotiate billable time assisting our clients against rent. Respond to: Lora Bryan at email@example.com or (313) 309-2270.
LAW OFFICE SHARING ARRANGEMENT WANTED in Southfield, Dearborn, or Livonia, MI by sole practitioner practicing in the areas of Estate Planning, Estate and Trust Administration and Taxation. Office must have usual amenities available e.g. desk, file cabinet(s), photocopying machine. Availability part-time of a receptionist and/or secretary also desirable. Reply to firstname.lastname@example.org or (248) 227-8164.
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