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Position Title: Law Clerk – Child Support Services (unpaid internship)
Name and Location of Agency/Department Requesting Intern:
Child Support Services
1055 North Main Street
Santa Ana, CA 92701
Functions of Agency/Department:
The mission of Child Support Services is too enhance the quality of life for children and families by establishing and enforcing court orders for the financial and medical support of children in an effective, efficient and professional manner. For more information, please visit the agency’s Web site at http://www.css.ocgov.com/.
Prepare files and documentation for hearings
Provide assistance in courtroom setting
Prepare pleadings and responses in Law and Motion matters
Assist with special projects
Prepare Orders after Hearings
Applicants must have completed two full years of studies at a law school, accredited by the ABA or the State Bar of California, or both, or have passed the First Year Law Students Examination.
Skills, Training or Qualifications:
Familiar with Westlaw, Lexis and MS Office XP (Word/Excel).
Minimum 15 to 20 hours per week for a period of three to six months. Hours must be scheduled during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.).
Benefits Available to Intern:
Although this is an unpaid position, students are offered an excellent opportunity to build resumes, develop career skills, network with professionals in their fields of interest and explore career options.
Appointees will be required to pass a background investigation to the satisfaction of the agency.