Barnes & Thornburg LLP TCDIP 1L Law Clerk in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Barnes & Thornburg's Minneapolis office is accepting applications for the Twin Cities Diversity in Practice 1L Summer Rotation Clerkship. This program was created to promote the Twin Cities legal community to 1L students of color and others outside of Minnesota who are interested in exploring a legal career in the Twin Cities. Students from racial and ethnic groups historically under-represented in the legal profession, including Black, Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American and Latino students, are encouraged to apply. Candidates should be first-year law students for this program. Hiring decisions will be based on our 1L recruiting process and/or criteria used when seeking candidates from law schools. Hiring criteria includes: potential for success in a legal career, academic achievement (prior to law school and during your first term in law school), prior work and volunteer experiences, team-oriented attitude and strong research, writing and analytical skills. Please include your cover letter (addressed to Sarah Evenson), resume, writing sample and a copy of your law school transcript - an unofficial copy is fine (if transcripts are not available yet, please use a place holder in order to move forward with the online application process). We will be conducting interviews before grades are received. Candidates identified to move forward in the interview process will be contacted directly to schedule an interview. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.