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Summer Clerk Opportunity - Harter Secrest & Emery (posted February 15, 2015)

Harter Secrest & Emery, a Rochester law firm, is offering a few Summer Clerk positions and is interested in receiving resumes/cover letters from interested students at Geneseo who are pursuing a future career in law.  The job description is also available in Geneseo's KnightJobs database, and the summary description follows below.  The job posting number is: 12302, so students can search under this number to find the posting in KnightJobs. The internships are likely to offer broad exposure to different practice groups in the firm, and a chance to experience many of the general, administrative tasks that are involved in working on cases.  

Summer Clerk
 Organization Name:No Link Harter Secrest & Emery
 Linked Contact:Relink Kristen Zale
*No of Openings:3
Work Schedule: 
Hours per Week:40
Wage/Salary:Paid
Employment Start Date:May 2015
Employment End Date:August 2015
*Job Description:Summer Clerks work in a variety of support staff roles. This summer position offers students the opportunity to observe the day-to-day activities of a large corporate law firm. Summer Clerks also meet recent law school graduates and more experienced attorneys, many of whom are very willing to share their experiences. This role also provides the opportunity to learn about various types of cases and legal forms used. 

Summer Clerks work on a variety of projects depending on the firm's needs. During a typical week, tasks may vary from filing, closing files, data entry and spreadsheet updates to answering phones and greeting clients in the reception area. Summer Clerks often have the opportunity to work with multiple practice groups within the firm.
Qualifications:Seeking candidates who are intending to pursue a career in the legal field. Available to First Years through graduating Seniors. Preferred skills/traits: independent work ability, resourcefulness, initiative, and eagerness to learn as much as possible; good communication and customer service skills, and proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Application Instructions  :Interested applicants should submit their resume and cover letter through this KnightJobs posting. Cover letters should be addressed to: 

Ms. Kristen Zale 
Human Resources Specialist 
Harter, Secrest & Emery, LLP 
1600 Bausch & Lomb Place 
Rochester, NY 14604-2711 

Feb. X, 2015 

Dear Ms. Zale,

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