Is a Judicial Clerkship Right for You?

Clerkship season is here, and many students are wondering if a federal court clerkship is right for them. Yes, a clerkship can be a sterling credential to add to your resume, but before pursuing it, it's important to understand what the job entails. As a law clerk, you will be the judge's "right...

Tips for Applying for Judicial Clerkships

In my last post , I reviewed the ins and outs of a federal court clerkship. The decision to apply for a clerkship, however, is just the beginning of what can be a confusing process. Timeline The timeline for the clerkship application process depends on whether you are a rising 3L or a graduate...

Interview Tips for Judicial Clerkship Positions

In my last post, I went through the nuts and bolts of applying for clerkships. Hopefully, your hard work will result in an interview. Here, I go through the most important tips for a successful clerkship interview. A clerkship interview with a judge is more intense than a typical large law firm interview...