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Position Information

Position Information 
Law Clerk / Staff Attorney
Judge Gotch Garrett is seeking a law clerk to serve a one or two-year term (with two years being preferable) beginning immediately. JudgeGarrett’s main areas of focus are criminal and civil matters and the Adult Drug Court.  The duties of the clerk include, but are not limited to, organizing the docket for rule days; preparing bench memorandums; drafting jury instructions; drafting judgments; acting as a go between for parties and the court; legal research and writing; analyzing pleadings; and whatever else the court may need.
In additionally to preparing the court prior to rule days, it is the responsibility of the clerk to conduct Zoom conferences. The clerk will need to learn the filing system for Lafayette, Acadia and Vermilion Parishes. Within the system, the clerk will review filings and determine if they aresuitable for Judge Garrett to sign.

Looking for recent graduates and/or licensed attoneys. 
Position: Law Clerk / Staff Attorney
Organization: Judge Gotch Garrett's Office 15th Judicial District Court
Location: Lafayette,  LA 
United States
Posting Start Date: 12/1/2021
Date Posted: 12/1/2021
Requirements Qualifications:
  • Must have a JD from an ABA accredited law school
  • Superior legal research and writing skills 
  • Ability to convey legal concepts to attorneys and lay persons alike
  • Organizational skills
Please Send Resumes To:
Carlita Babineaux Telephone: (337) 269-5708
Status: This listing expires on: 3/1/2022
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Organization Information
Judge Gotch Garrett's Office 15th Judicial District Court
800 S. Buchanan St.

Lafayette,  LA 70501
United States
(337) 269-5708
Carlita Babineaux