Court of Appeals is seeking candidates for three appellate court staff
attorney positions. While the positions will remain open until filled,
consideration will be given to those who applied by close of business Friday, Dec. 18.
candidates will assist one or more judges of the court of appeals in several
areas, including by researching issues and preparing memoranda or drafting
proposed opinions, by reviewing and editing final opinions prior to filing, by
attending oral arguments and providing input, and by assisting with the
preparation of special concurrences or dissents. A complete list of the duties is
available on the judicial branch website here.
considered, candidates must have graduated from an ABA-accredited law school
with strong academic credentials, be admitted to the practice of law in Iowa
and have a minimum of two years post-graduation legal experience. Details on
how to apply can be found at this link. The application form
in Word format or PDF can be accessed here.