A. Ferraris Law, PLLC Professional Law Clerk Tucson, AZ · Remote · Part time

THIS POSITION’S ROLE WITH OUR TEAM: A PROFESSIONAL LAW CLERK We are looking for a person who will enable our team to have a larger positive impact by helping the team to grow in a positive environment and to assist more clients.

Description

THE FIRM’S VISION 

A. Ferraris Law is dedicated to helping consumers and business owners harmed by a public or private entity, such as an auto manufacturer/dealer, insurance company, bank, local or state, or federal government entity.  

 

Vision for the Position:

The Law Clerk is the initial investigator and organizes facts per our software Casemap, does initial research on legal issues when necessary; works with an attorney and other team members to draft prelitigation written demand letters and court documents.


ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS and SKILLS NECESSARY:

A successful candidate must have the following skills and demonstrate prior success with them:

  • Organization and investigative skills
  • Excellent proofreading skills
  • Will need or quickly develop time-keeping skills
  • Should understand the value of using established systems and checklists for efficient legal production and accountability
  • Ability to work efficiently with technology: Lexis Nexis Casemap is a major tool to be used for organizing documents and preparing timelines, identifying legal and factual issues, etc.
  • Able to contribute to improving legal production and administrative workflows and checklists.


AFL Core Values that the candidate will have:

  • Is open to other ideas and is an empathetic listener
  • Values the importance of working as a team member
  • Has a sense of humor in equal measure to a sense of compassion
  • Is curious about the “what if” or the “why not”
  • Is candid and acknowledges promptly mistakes or lack of knowledge


COMPENSATION

  • Starting hourly wage is dependent upon skills and experience with role requirements.
  • A key productivity indicator will be to meet a certain number of proper billing hours per week, we are looking for someone to work 10-20 hours initially per week.


As AFL succeeds, so does each team member. Our impact-driven vision is to help more clients recover from economic harm. We want to ensure that suitable candidates are applying for this position, so please only consider applying if you are committed to working for a firm that is committed to a vision of helping consumers harmed by fraud and deceit.


We welcome your application if you have team spirit, commitment to the Firm's vision, and realistic expectations about working in a fast-paced, growing law firm. 


TO APPLY: 

This will be a multi-phased interview process; this allows us to get to know each other and make sure we are a good match. 

  1. Applying now is the first step. 
  2. If you don’t follow the instructions for applying, your journey stops here. 
  3. Upload a pdf with your resume and a cover letter that addresses the following: 

(a) Why you would be great for this job, 

(b) What makes you nervous about this job, and 

(c) What your favorite meme is and why. 


You must follow the instructions and submit a one-page cover letter explaining why you are applying and what in your personal and professional history, makes you an excellent fit to excel in this role with our team. Upon a conditional offer of employment, background checks will be performed with the candidate’s consent. 

 

Email your resume and cover letter in PDF format to: [email protected]


Thank you for your interest. We look forward to learning more about you and your interest in joining our team! 

Salary

$25 - $35 per hour