The Judiciary Law Clerk Jobs in Kenya

The Judiciary Law Clerk Jobs in Kenya

Job Requirements: Academic and Professional Qualifications:

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 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.


  • Six (6) years post admission practicing experience 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;

  • Analytical & Negotiation Skills; and

  • Organizational, planning skills and Results-oriented

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Examining pleadings and fully apprehending their tenor and effect;

  • Examining the detailed content of the facts and decisions of the Courts below;

  • Carrying
    out Legal Research work for the Judges of the Supreme Court of Kenya;

  • Taking stock of the full tenor and effect of the submissions made in the Supreme Court and the lower Courts;

  • Researching on precedent setting authorities within various jurisdiction both within and without Commonwealth; vi. Presenting findings within sound written arguments in light of academic legal literature and case law;

  • Drafting bench memoranda and well-planned legal briefs on variety of legal issues touching on different branches of law; and

  • Preparing pre-trial and post –trial media summaries.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; The Judiciary Law Clerk Jobs in Kenya

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