Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City

The Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City accepts applications on a rolling basis for membership into the Honors Law Clerk Program. Law Clerks are an essential part of the office. Members of the SAO Honors Law Clerk Program are fulltime benefitted employees of the SAO. Law Clerks are assigned to work in one of the trial units. Law Clerks work closely with Assistant State’s Attorney’s to assist in investigations and hearings; aid in interviewing witnesses and police officers; assist attorneys with trials; conduct and analyze legal research and draft motions. Current 2L/3L students, recent law school graduates and newly admitted attorneys will be considered for the Honors Law Clerk Program. Typically, when staffing vacant ASA positions, consideration is given to current Law Clerks first. The starting salary for Law Clerks is $36,318.

How to Apply

The SAO currently has a rolling application process. We retain a pool of eligible applicants and make offers as positions become available. To apply, interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and transcript to . Please note “Honors law Clerk Position” within the subject line.