CHICAGO-KENT COLLEGE OF LAW OF THE ILLINIOIS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY’S C-K LAW GROUP is accepting applications for a full-time in-house clinical faculty member from attorneys who are immigration practitioners. The attorney hired for the position will supervise student interns on their case work and teach them related lawyering skills. The student interns will work on cases generated by the attorney who will be expected to generate a significant number of fee-generating cases.
The attorney’s salary is negotiable and is based on experience but will be primarily determined by the amount of fees the attorney is able to generate from the clients he or she represents. The position carries full University benefits including medical, group life insurance, retirement, etc. The attorney is also eligible for bonuses if the attorney generates legal fees in excess of his or her salary within a contract year.
Preference will be given to candidates who have been admitted to the Illinois Bar for a minimum of five (5) years, have a strong background in immigration practice, and have experience related to educating law students in the practice of law. The C-K Law Group offers an excellent opportunity for talented attorneys wishing to teach and practice in a unique in-house clinical education setting. Applicants should have strong academic credentials and have an abiding interest in supervising law students on their clinical assignments.
Illinois Institute of Technology is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer committed to enhancing equity, inclusion and diversity within its community. It actively seeks applications from all individuals regardless of race, color, sex, marital status, religion, creed, national origin, disability, age, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, and/or gender identity and expression. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment.
Open Date: March 2019. This position will remain open until filled.
Please contact and send resumes to:
Professor Richard J. Gonzalez
Director of Clinical Education
Chicago-Kent College of Law
565 W. Adams Street, Suite 600
Chicago, IL 60661-3691
Please contact Richard Gonzalez if interested at Rgonzale@kentlaw.edu or (312) 906-5079