Position: Rule 9 Intern
Salary: Interns who have completed the minimum Rule 9 requirements (see below), $20/hour. For
law school graduates, $25/hour.
Location: Prosecutor’s Office
Type: Temporary. Not to exceed Washington State APR Rule 9
time limitations (see below)
• Employees shall accrue sick
leave benefits at the percentage rate of hours worked per week, to a maximum
of eight (8) hours earned per month based on a forty (40) hour workweek but
not less than one (1) hour per every forty (40) hours worked per County
Walla Walla County Website for detailed
Brief Duties and Responsibilities: Perform legal work
under the direction of a supervising attorney, who will direct, supervise,
and review all of the work of the legal intern and shall assume personal
professional responsibility for any work done by the legal intern while under
the lawyer's supervision.
Working Environment/Physical Abilities: Work is primarily performed in the office
but may occasionally require work to be performed in the field and may
require travel in varying weather conditions. Physical abilities required for
this position are ones typically related to office operations including but
not limited to manual dexterity and visual acuity to operate computers and
other office equipment, ability to sit for extended periods of time,
accessing filing cabinets both on and off site, and sufficient hearing and
speech ability to communicate. Ability to lift up to twenty (20) pounds.
Qualifications: Submit evidence satisfactory to the
Prosecuting Attorney of minimum Admission to Practice Rule 9 Eligibility
requirements. Submit evidence satisfactory to the Prosecuting Attorney of
compliance with all mandatory rules pursuant to the Admission to Practice
Rule 9 and the Rules of Professional Conduct (RPCs).To be
eligible to apply for a Washington Supreme Court Rule 9 Legal Intern License,
You may apply up to nine
months after graduation from an ABA-approved law school.
Application: County application, resume and cover letter
required. Job description available on
our website at www.co.walla-walla.wa.us where you can apply online.
SELECTION IS BASED ON QUALIFICATIONS,
ORAL INTERVIEW, BACKGROUND CHECK AND DRIVING RECORD CHECK.