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. Your Information
How did you hear about us?
Have you applied to a position or interviewed with Morrison & Foerster in the last 5 years? If yes: Name and position
. Resume and Questions
Upload Your Resume
A resume is required to submit your application.
You may also include your cover letter, copies of law school, graduate and undergraduate transcripts (unofficial copies accepted), and writing samples. File names that contain periods, dashes or other special characters may cause upload errors.
Position Specific Questions
Is there any other information you would like to provide about how you were referred to Morrison & Foerster?
. Work and Education History
Please complete the below sections even if you have provided a resume to us. Starting with your most recent position, please list all positions held in the last 10 years. If you are still employed, please enter the current month and year as your end date for your current employer and check the box that you are still employed.
Please list your highest completed post-high school degree(s) or Paralegal Certificate. You need not list your high school information unless you currently are a high school student or your only degree is a high school diploma. Alternatively, please provide information if your only degree is a High School Equivalency Certificate (commonly called a "GED").
Please provide the complete name of the school, not an abbreviated or short form of the name.
. California Paralegals
In the California offices, paralegals have to meet the qualifications, including compliance with the continuing education requirements, as set forth in the California Business and Professions Code, Section 6450 et seq. Paralegals have to also be compliant with California Business & Professions Code Sections 6450(c)(3) or 6450(c)(4) relating to an Attorney Attestation.
(1) A certificate of completion of a paralegal program approved by the American Bar Association.
(2) A certificate of completion of a paralegal program at, or a degree from, a Post secondary institution that requires the successful completion of a minimum of 24 semester, or equivalent, units in law-related courses and that has been accredited by a national or regional accrediting organization or approved by the Bureau for Private Post secondary and Vocational Education.
(3) A baccalaureate degree or an advanced degree in any subject, a minimum of one year of law-related experience under the supervision of an attorney who has been an active member of the State Bar of California for at least the preceding three years or who has practiced in the federal courts of this state for at least the preceding three years, and a written declaration from this attorney stating that the person is qualified to perform paralegal tasks.
(4) A high school diploma or general equivalency diploma, a minimum of three years of law-related experience under the supervision of an attorney who has been an active member of the State Bar of California for at least the preceding three years or who has practiced in the federal courts of this state for at least the preceding three years, and a written declaration from this attorney stating that the person is qualified to perform paralegal tasks. This experience and training shall be completed no later than December 31, 2003.
Certificates and Licenses
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