Careers

Position Title:  Marketing and Communications Coordinator and Policy Service Administrator

Thrun Law Firm, P.C., is an education law practice representing over 500 Michigan school districts, public school academies, community colleges, state public universities, and other municipal clients in the State of Michigan. Thrun is seeking a marketing coordinator and policy service administrator to help it coordinate with professional associations, communicate with existing clients, and connect with potential clients. This is a hybrid position (offering the opportunity to work in-office and remotely) with a requirement of at least three in-person work days per week within our East Lansing office.

Position Description:

  • Thrun Law Firm is looking for a Marketing and Communications Coordinator to manage and strengthen existing relationships with professional associations and clients, and introduce Thrun Law Firm and its services to potential clients.
  • The position also includes tasks related to administering and marketing the Thrun Policy Service.

Position Requirements:    

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing or public relations preferred.
  • Marketing, public relations, or communications experience required.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and writing skills.
  • Client service skills and ability to exercise discretion and judgment to preserve confidential information.
  • Proactive, organized, and able to think creatively to address challenges.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and social media platforms.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and develop a marketing plan using Thrun Law Firm content, existing contacts, website, and social media to communicate with existing clients and connect with potential clients.
  • Oversee the implementation of marketing projects and firm-wide marketing initiatives.
  • Coordinate with professional associations and attorneys to manage sponsorships and plan client interactions at conferences, presentations, and other events.
  • Assist with updating our website and coordinating the distribution of selected content through the website and social media.
  • Maintain and update files including statistical reports and performance metrics.
  • Coordinate with staff members in the planning and implementation of our annual client seminars and coordinate external communications regarding the events.
  • Provide general administration of the Thrun Law Firm Policy Service and communicate with subscribers regarding the Service, including the distribution of policy updates to subscribers, processing policy orders, responding to client questions, and tracking policy version history.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Pay Range and Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits based on experience.

​​​​​​​Application Procedure:  Please submit a letter of interest and resume to:  Thrun Law Firm, P.C., Attn:  Gordon Burr, 2900 West Road, Suite 400, East Lansing, MI 48823 or to gburr@thrunlaw.com.

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Position Title: Associate Attorney

Position Description: Thrun Law Firm, P.C., a fast-paced school law practice representing over 500 Michigan school districts, public school academies, community colleges, and other municipal clients, seeks an associate attorney to work from its offices in East Lansing, Grand Rapids, or Novi.   

Position Requirements: The successful candidate will be a highly motivated self-starter who has excellent academic credentials as well as strong research, writing and interpersonal skills. A minimum of 3 years’ previous work experience or demonstrated interest in education law, public sector law, labor and employment law, litigation, municipal law, or transactional law is preferred. The candidate must be willing to travel throughout the state and work nights and weekends as necessary. Admission or anticipated admission to the State Bar of Michigan is required.   

Salary Range: Competitive Salary and Benefits

Application Procedure: Please submit a letter of interest, resume, unofficial transcript, and writing sample to:  Thrun Law Firm, P.C., Attn:  Gordon Burr, 2900 West Road, Suite 400, East Lansing, MI 48823 or to gburr@thrunlaw.com.

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Position Title:  Law Clerk 

Position Location: East Lansing, Michigan

Position Description: Thrun Law Firm, P.C., a fast-paced law practice representing Michigan public schools, community colleges, municipalities, and other public sector clients, has an opening for one or two law clerks to assist Thrun attorneys with a variety of legal matters, including, but not limited to, performing legal research, drafting memoranda, briefs, and other legal documents, and assembling, organizing, or summarizing case materials.    

Position Requirements: The successful candidate must be a current law student with strong academic credentials (minimum 3.0 law school GPA), excellent research and writing skills, good interpersonal skills, and preferably a demonstrated interest in the firm's practice areas. First year law students will be considered but any job offer will be conditioned on the applicant satisfying the law school GPA requirement for first semester.    

Hours: Flexible but prefer a candidate that can work 15-20 hours per week during the school year.

Pay Range: $18.00/hour

Start Date: Immediate

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Application Procedure: Please submit a letter of interest, resume, unofficial law school transcript, and a writing sample to: Thrun Law Firm, P.C., Attn: Gordie Burr, 2900 West Road, Suite 400, East Lansing, MI 48823 or to gburr@thrunlaw.com.