Amtrak is seeking 1L and 2L candidates for a paid Summer 2012 Law Clerk position. Law Clerks report to the Deputy General Counsel and Solicitor General, Litigation but have the opportunity to work with attorneys across all of the Law Department’s practice groups. Amtrak’s Law Department practice includes federal and state court litigation, administrative litigation, arbitration proceedings, drafting contracts, developing legal corporate guidelines and advising corporate clients. Principal practice areas include labor and employment, litigation, commercial contracts, intellectual property, compliance with federal/state laws and regulations (environmental, transportation, etc.), real estate transactions, and torts.
Law clerks are expected to work full-time during the 2012 summer and part-time during the 2012-2013 school year (15-20 hours per week). To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter and writing sample online via Symplicity (job posting ID#: 24024) by March 17th.