Nashville School of Law

Website Kentucky Department of Public Advocacy / Public Defenders

LAW CLERK positions are for graduating 4Ls or recent Law school graduate who are taking or have recently taken the bar exam in any state

o Full-time, attorney-track position

o Salary: $42,373 with all state benefits / rehired into attorney position upon licensure and salary for entry level staff attorney is $53,560

o Courtroom experience from Day 1

o Mentorship Program

o Holistic approach to representation

o Statewide Agency

o State Employee Benefits (health insurance, 401K, paid holidays and overtime and more!)

o Inclusive and Diverse Workforce

o Low Cost of Living

o 150 hours of nationally recognized public defender training and education

o Daily opportunities to make a difference for those who need you

Start Date: 8/1/2024

Health Benefits? Yes

Starting Salary: $42,373 and upon licensure, Law Clerks move into entry level attorney positions at $53,560

Typical Hours: 37.5 to 45 hours

NSL Alumni at organization: Shanna Perkerson, Bryant Green

 

 

 

 

To apply for this job email your details to dpacareers@ky.gov