Legal Research Assistant - Bentley University in Waltham Massachusetts

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Bentley University

Waltham, Massachusetts

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Bentley University seeks an individual to provide legal research services for seven full-time faculty members in Bentley University's Department of Law, Taxation and Financial Planning. Weekly hours are flexible, with monthly maximum of 15-30 (average 20-25) hours and projected total of 200 hours for contract year. . Hourly rate approximately $20 depending on experience. Reports to Department Chair who will handle workflow issues and resolve any problems with conflicting requests. Not necessary to work on Bentley campus:- may work remotely.  

Additional Description of Duties:

Research may range from initial topic exploration to searching for sources for footnotes to technical Bluebook editing of citations.  

Position Qualifications

The successful candidate must be a graduate of or a student at a top law school with superlative academic credentials. Could be a J.D., LL.M. or S.J.D. student. Excellent Bluebook cite checking skills required. Law Journal experience very desirable.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.  

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.  

Keyword Phrases

  • Law, Tax & Financial Planning
  • Legal Research Assistant
  • Business University
  • STAR - Scholarship, Teaching, Advising, Research
  • Corporate & Community Partnerships
  • Legal Affairs
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Professional
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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