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Vacancy Announcement 24-1 - Term Law Clerk

Monday, February 5, 2024

Judge David L. Bissett, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of West Virginia, is
seeking qualified applicants for the position of Term Law Clerk. The term law clerk researches issues of
law, attends court proceedings, acts as a legal advisor, and makes recommendations based on the law to
Judge David L. Bissett. The term law clerk is responsible for drafting memoranda opinions and complex
orders, providing guidance for the procedural management of the court’s caseload, drafting local rules
of practice, local forms, form orders, and notices. The term law clerk is expected to answer questions
from the Clerk, Chief Deputy, and case administrators, and respond to counsel and the public regarding
court procedures and local or national rules.

Please See Vacancy Announcement For Additional Information