Careers

Law Clerk

For Fall 2019, Ferriter Scobbo & Rodophele, PC seeks to hire a second- or third-year law student able to work a minimum of ten and a maximum of fifteen hours per week through the school year.  Our intention is to utilize the part time employment as a long-term interview for a Summer position and/or permanent employment upon graduation.

Our small size affords a law clerk the opportunity to work with and learn from our most senior attorneys in a broad range of legal disciplines.  An ambitious, driven law student will be exposed to and learn the skills required to work in the legal, administrative and business activities of a busy law practice.  Please review our solutions and our practices to learn more about us.  

The Law Clerk will undertake responsibility for a variety of tasks including the following:

  • Performing legal and/or factual research as assigned.  This will include the use of the firm’s library, Social Law Library, Westlaw, Massachusetts administrative agencies procedural and case law precedents, and the Internet;
  • Analyzing and organizing corporate records, financing and sale of businesses closing binders, case files and records and other documents generated in a client’s legal matter;
  • Assisting with litigation support including drafting and responding to pleadings and working on discovery and depositions;
  • Drafting of correspondence and communicating and meeting with clients, opposing counsel, courts, administrative agencies and municipal departments. 

Skills & Experience:

  • Enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school, having completed at least one year of study;
  • Able to work independently and have a flexible attitude with respect to work assignments;
  • Strong working knowledge of federal and state court systems, legal research process, and legal and factual research resources;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Able to edit and proof legal documents;
  • Possess strong computer skills working with the Microsoft suite of products.

Position Type:

Part-time

Law School Class Levels:

2L – 3L

To Apply:

Forward cover letter, resume and transcript to:

ldenoyelle@ferriterscobbo.com

or mail to

Lynn Denoyelle, Legal Administrator
Ferriter Scobbo & Rodophele, PC
125 High St., Ste. 2611
Boston, MA  02110