Overview:

Higbee & Associates’ award-winning Family Law division provides clients with legal representation and counsel with the dissolution of marriage, spousal support and spousal support modification, child custody, Child visitation, child support and child support modification, adoption, guardianship, paternity, and restraining orders and domestic violence. Our family law interns will have the opportunity to assist our family law attorneys with day-to-day tasks on active client cases.

Program Description:

Interns will work directly with our family law attorneys and paralegals to carry out daily office operations in active cases. Tasks include scanning, filing legal paperwork, preparing and maintaining physical files for attorney appearances in court, and communicating with clients for case information. By the end of this internship, students will have gained valuable experience and skills in the legal field of family law and will have gained insight on fulfilling File Clerk responsibilities in a dynamic law firm.

Qualifications:

We are seeking dedicated individuals who have an interest in gaining legal experience with Family Law. Consistency, reliability, and professionalism with clients are a must. Self–starters who are resourceful are highly desired. Previous legal experience is preferred but not required. Organization skills, proficiency with Mac OSX/Microsoft Office, and communication skills are a plus.