Preparing for a Federal District Clerkship

Course Information

Registration Information

Meeting Times

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TUE 3:30 - 5:20 pm TNH 2.138

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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 fill out a short application form available in the Student Affairs Office.