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July 2017 - The Court has filled the judicial law clerk position. 

Position Announcement Date Status
Law Clerk July 5, 2017 Position filled

There are currently no positions available at the Court.  If a position becomes available, it will be posted here and the following information will be requested.



Judicial Attorney-Law Clerk


The Ninth District Court of Appeals is accepting applications for one judicial attorney-law clerk position.  The person in this position will be responsible for conducting research and drafting opinions for the Court.  Applicants must be licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio.  The starting salary is approximately $77,000 and the position includes benefits.


Interested candidates should apply by emailing a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample.  The following information must be included, or its unavailability explained, in the resume or cover letter:


•Professional experience

•Law school GPA and class rank

•Law review or journal experience

•Moot Court experience

•LSAT score

•Undergraduate degree, university attended, honors, GPA

•Date of Ohio admission with license in good standing

•Names and contact information of three professional references

•Extracurricular activities, membership in civic, fraternal or social organizations

Please send this information via email to  Applications will be reviewed when they are submitted and interviews will be scheduled.

As part of the interview process, applicants must complete a writing assessment at the Court.  The writing assessment requires applicants to draft an opinion using materials the Court provides.  The interview and writing assessment take approximately four hours.

Questions may be directed to Lori Jones at (330) 643-2259 or