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HAWAI`I STATE JUDICIARY Employment Opportunity

LAW CLERK (Lautenberg)

Exempt (Non-Civil Service) Appointment

Anticipated Start Date: July 1, 2022

Salary: $5,385 per month

Location: Third Circuit Court, 3rd Division, Kona, Hawai`i

Summary of Duties: Performs legal research and analysis, and prepares memoranda of findings and analysis; prepares court calendar; may assist in preparations for pre-trial hearings and trials; and performs other duties as required.

Requirements: Graduation from a school of law accredited by the American Bar Association. Member of Hawai`i State Bar preferred, but not required.

Qualification for Firearms (Lautenberg): Applicants must be qualified to possess firearms or ammunition in accordance with state and federal laws, e.g., no misdemeanor or felony domestic violence conviction.

Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Applicants must be citizens, permanent resident aliens or nationals of the United States, or non-citizens with unrestricted employment authorization from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

All applicants shall become residents of the State within thirty (30) days after beginning their employment and as a condition of eligibility for continued employment.

How to Apply: Submit resume, references, and a writing sample to the attention of the Honorable Robert D.S. Kim by email:

Or by mail:

Third Circuit Court 
Keahuolu Courthouse 
74-5451 Kamakaeha Avenue 
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 
Attention: Honorable Robert D.S. Kim

Recruitment will be conducted until the position is filled.