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IL Appellate Court – Research Attorney

The Appellate Court Research Attorney researches and prepares legal memos and drafts appellate orders and opinions for the First District Appellate Judges.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:  Graduation from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association is required. Applicant should possess excellent research, case analysis and writing skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  This position requires the ability to sit for extended periods of time. This is a professional office working environment requiring telephone usage and the ability to process written documents.


Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, resume including grade point average, writing sample and law school transcript via regular mail to:

Kathleen Warnick
Legal Research Director
First District Appellate Court

160 North LaSalle Street, Room N1400
Chicago, IL 60601

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