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  • Posted: Mar 28, 2024
    Deadline: Apr 17, 2024
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    The Judiciary is one of the three State organs established under Chapter 10, Article 159 of the Constitution of Kenya. It establishes the Judiciary as an independent custodian of justice in Kenya. Its primary role is to exercise judicial authority given to it, by the people of Kenya. The institution is mandated to deliver justice in line with the Constitut...
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    Law Clerk (LC) - 6 Posts

    For appointment to this grade, the applicant must have: 

    •  Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from a recognized University.
    •  A Post Graduate Diploma in Law.
    •  Be an Advocate of the High Court with a current practicing certificate.
    •  Membership to Law Society of Kenya.
    •  A Senior Management Course or its equivalent will be an added advantage.
    •  Proficiency in Computer applications.
    •  Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results; and
    •  Met the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.
    •  Served as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya of atleast six (6) years standing or six (6) years of extensive legal research in a relevant legal field.

     Job Core Competencies:

    •  Excellent written and oral communication skills;
    •  Leadership & good interpersonal skills;
    •  Professional and technical competence;
    •  Confidentiality, high Integrity, attention to details and accuracy; v.Analytical & conceptual skills; and
    •  Organizational, planning skills and resultsoriented.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Analyzing pleadings and appreciating their tenor and effect;
    • Examining the detailed content of the facts and decisions of the Courts;
    • Taking stock of the full tenor and effect of the submissions made in the Courts;
    • Collecting and collating all relevant authorities emanating from counsel and, any other relevant material;
    • Conducting extensive legal research and writing for the respective Judges and Judicial officers;
    • Drafting bench memoranda and wellresearched opinions on various legal and factual issues; and
    • Preparing pretrial and posttrial media summaries.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Judiciary of Kenya on to apply

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