Employment Opportunities

Applicant Licensing Services Specialist Position

The State Bar of Michigan (Lansing, MI) has an immediate opening for an Applicant Licensing Services Specialist. This position is the initial contact for prospective attorneys inquiring about, and applying for, both the character and fitness investigation and the Michigan Bar exam. The primary function of the position is to manage and process confidential applications and supplemental materials for the character and fitness investigation, review applications for completeness, and field inquiries regarding deadlines, submission of materials, and general questions about the process.

The ideal candidate must possess excellent customer service skills, understand the critical, confidential nature of the process, and be a self-starter with great time-management skills. Competence in using technology, including Microsoft Office applications, database management applications, as well as the ability and willingness to learn and adapt to new technology and system processes is required. See the full job description here.

Candidates should have a high school diploma or equivalent required and one to three year’s work experience with demonstrable responsibilities in a deadline driven environment, emphasizing attention to detail and the ability to process voluminous materials.

How to apply:

Please submit a cover letter and resume to employment@michbar.org.

Application deadline is August 19, 2022. The State Bar of Michigan serves more than 46,000 Michigan attorneys and advocates for an open, fair, and accessible justice system. The State Bar of Michigan appreciates diverse perspectives and promotes inclusion in all aspects of our work. The State Bar of Michigan is an equal opportunity employer.

Visit our Career Center for other job postings.

From State Bar of Michigan

Applicant Licensing Services Specialist—Lansing, MI

Justice Initiatives Law Student Intern—Lansing, MI

Regulatory Law Student Intern—Lansing, MI


From the Michigan Courts

Law Clerk to Justice Elizabeth M. Welch—Michigan Supreme Court
Application Deadline: September 9, 2022

More Michigan Courts Employment Opportunities