Judicial Clerkship Application Resources
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The following resources may be useful to judicial clerkship applicants. We urge all applicants to consult these resources for assistance in compiling their application packets.
June 2015 GPA and Clerkships MemoOur
memo (PDF) that provides a statistical picture of cumulative grades and clerkships obtained over the last nine seasons (2002–2014) of available data.
Class Ranking LetterStudents may print this
letter of explanation (PDF) of the MLaw Ranking/Grading System by Registrar Jane Ozanich to include with their clerkship application materials.
Judicial Nominations and ConfirmationsSee our list of recent
federal judicial nominations and confirmations.
2015 ClerksOur list of reported
Pathways to Public Service Jobs: Fellowships and Clerkships GuideThe Office of Career Planning's
guide to assist students considering a choice between a post-graduate judicial clerkship or a fellowship.2016-17 Vermont Law School Guide to State Court ClerkshipsVermont Law School's comprehensive guide to the procedures for applying for state court judicial clerkships at all levels in all 50 states and some U.S. Territories (updated 6/21/2016).
Judicial Clerkships: Federal Staff Attorney PositionsA useful
NALP article (posted with permission) on staff attorney opportunities with the various circuits of the U.S. Court of Appeals. A chart is included with each Circuit's contact person, hiring timeline, experience level preference, and application characteristics/docket information.
OSCAR Law Clerk Benefits and Pay Scale
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