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Law Clerk 1 (D6 13047-002)

Date Posted
July 14, 2020
Full Time
Salary Range
50,939 - 50,939

Job Details


Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Position Title

Law Clerk 1


Linn County Courthouse
51 Third Ave Bridge
Cedar Rapids, IA  52401


Annual salary $50,939.20
Eligible for State of Iowa benefits

Position Summary

Starting Salary $50,939.20 Annual; $1,959.20 Bi-weekly; plus State of Iowa Benefit Package.


Drafts rulings and orders on Judge’s direction.

Researches substantive legal issues for Judges.

Assists the Administrative Judge with the motion calendar

Attends court proceedings at the request of the Judge.

Performs other related work as required.


Graduation from an accredited law school is required.  High standard of academic excellence and considerable experience in legal research and writing are desirable.

Final candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

The Iowa Judicial Branch is an E-Verify employer.

Contact Information

How to Apply

For instructions on how to apply and learn more about the Iowa Judicial Branch visit our career page located at


All applicants must complete an Iowa Judicial Branch Application for Employment. Resume and cover letter may be attached. Forward application and supporting materials to

District Court Administration
Linn County Courthouse
51 Third Ave Bridge
PO Box 1468
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Or email to

(document submittal by e-mail is preferred)

The application form is available for download at the Judicial Branch website:


Posting Close Date

Thursday, August 20, 2020


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