Clyde & Co is a global law firm with a pioneering heritage and a resolute focus on its core sectors of aviation, energy, infrastructure, insurance, marine, and trade. With over 1,800 lawyers operating from 46 offices and associated offices in five continents, the firm advises insurers, corporates, financial institutions, private individuals, and governments.
The Firm's New York office seeks a Part-Time Law Clerk to provide assistance to the Insurance Reinsurance Team.
Responsibilities Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Researching law by studying laws, statutes, constitutions, regulations, court opinions, including precedents and reasoning, and trends using standard print texts and computers; preparing legal memoranda
Assembling case materials by collecting, organizing, and summarizing information, documents, reports, and evidence
Assisting in document review and organization
Preparation of privilege logs and logs of other discovery materials
Assisting with depositions
Cite checking, (blue booking), shepardizing, fact checking, exhibit preparation and proof-reading of briefs, court filings and other documents
Case maintenance (organization of files such as correspondence, pleadings, discovery, etc.)
Document and presentation preparation (utilizing Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat and other software)
Assisting with witness interviews and communications
Second or third year law school student
Outstanding academic credentials
Strong written and communication skills
Well-developed organization and time management skills
Ability to handle a fast-paced environment
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Willing and able to learn new software
It is the policy of the Firm to recruit, hire, promote, reassign, compensate and train highly qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable law.