Preparing for a Federal District Clerkship

Class Unique: 28630
This class is only open to students who have already accepted a clerkship with either (1) a federal district judge, or (2) a federal magistrate judge. It will cover the common legal issues that judicial clerks encounter, as well as the writing and research that clerks are expected to do. Students will draft orders and complete other smaller assignments. Enrollment is limited. Interested students must complete and submit a short application.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Thursday 4:15 - 6:05 pm TNH 3.115
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Mandatory
Satisfies ABA Professional Skills Requirement


  • Federal Jurisdiction - Erwin Chemerinsky
      Aspen , edition: 6th
      ISBN: 978-1454804024   (required)


Rein, Margaret Kirkendall Rein, Margaret Kirkendall