Number of Positions Currently Open: None
Position Begins: When filled
Position Title: Supreme Court Central Staff Attorney
- cover letter, including statement of interest
- resume, including GPA and class rank
- writing sample
- list of references
- transcripts (law school and undergraduate)
- State of Florida application
Duties: Advise the Court on extraordinary writ petitions and motions, Bar discipline/admission and rule/jury instruction cases, and various other duties
Education & Training: Accredited law school graduate, top 25%, journal experience preferred
Skills & Experience: Excellent legal research, writing, and analytical skills. Ability to work independently or with team, maintain large caseload, meet deadlines, work effectively with Justices and staff, maintain confidentiality
Primary selection criteria: Class rank; law review or comparable; work experience; writing and research skills
Applications accepted beginning: When vacancies are available
Deadline: Open until filled
Position length: 2-year, and career positions
Florida Bar membership required, current or sitting for next exam
Salary: The current salary is $4,112.69 to $5,292.24 (monthly) dependent on experience. Appointments are 10% below the minimum ($3,701.49 monthly) if the individual is sitting for the Florida Bar Exam, and until Bar membership is attained.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WE DO NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, RELIGION, COLOR, SEX, AGE, NATIONAL ORIGIN OR DISABILITY.
IF YOU NEED AN ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE APPLICATION/SELECTION PROCESS, PLEASE CALL THE CONTACT PERSON AT THE NUMBER INDICATED FOR EACH RESPECTIVE POSITION. PERSONS USING A TDD MAY CALL THE CONTACT PERSON THROUGH THE FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE AT 1-800-955-8771.