Law Clerk 1 – State of Iowa Talent Gateway – Cedar Rapids, IA

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State of Iowa Talent Gateway

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$51,501 – $56,264 a year

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This is a non-merit position with the Iowa Judicial Branch. Candidates must follow the instructions in the “To Apply” section.

Positions in this class are exempt from the screening and referral requirements of the Iowa Department of Administrative Services – Human Resources Enterprise.


Perform research and administration functions for the judges of the District Court. Starting Salary $51,500.80 annually, State of Iowa Benefit Package. This clerkship opportunity is available beginning in January, 2022.


Drafts rulings and orders on judge’s direction.

Researches substantive legal issues for judges.

Assists the administrative judge with the motion calendar

Attends court proceedings at the request of the judge.

Performs other related work as required.?

Judicial Branch Number:

D6 13047

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Graduation from an accredited law school is required. High standard of academic excellence and considerable experience in legal research and writing are desirable.

Final candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

The Iowa Judicial Branch is an E-Verify employer.