Preparing for a Federal District Clerkship

Class Unique: 29015

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 a bench memo and an order and complete other smaller assignments. Enrollment is limited.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Wednesday 3:45 - 5:35 pm JON 5.206/7
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
None

Additional Information

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

Textbooks

  • Federal Jurisdiction - Erwin Chemerinsky
      Aspen , edition: 6th
      ISBN: 1454804025   (required)