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May 22 2015

PLIAN is Hiring!

PLIAN is seeking an independent and dynamic student with an interest in law to work with us this summer as a Legal Information Officer. This position will involve assisting PLIAN’s staff with responding to client inquiries for legal information and lawyer referrals; research, writing, and editing for new publications intended to explain the law to the public in an accessible, easy-to-understand manner; assisting in the development and delivery of legal education presentations in the St. John’s area; and helping manage and update the PLIAN website and social media sites, among other duties and tasks that may arise during the summer.

 

Candidates must be returning to post-secondary (either undergraduate or graduate studies, including law) in the fall. Successful candidates will be those who have the ability to adapt to a variety of tasks, interact with the general public in a professional and courteous manner, conduct independent legal research, writing, and editing, and have a general interest in legal work.

 

The position is for a minimum of 7 weeks, with the possibility of a longer term if funding allows. The salary for the position is $12/hour and the position is full-time, 35 hours a week.

 

Interested candidates are requested to send a CV and cover letter by May 27 via email to info@publiclegalinfo.com with the subject line “Summer Student Position”.