The Honorable Theodore D Chuang, US District Judge in Maryland, has a clerkship opening for the 2019-2020 term. Judge Chuang was a Wasserstein Fellow. Interested candidates should refer to OSCAR for more details about applying.
Searching for post-graduate job opportunities can feel daunting if you don’t know where to begin. Learn about the four primary ways to search for entry-level job opportunities.
Some of you may be considering government work for your 2L summer. Most federal (and some state and local) agencies, including the U.S. Department of Justice, offer formal internship programs.
While the public sector is extremely varied, most employers are looking for a core set of skills that you may already have or will develop during law school through internships, clinics, and course work. You should continue to work on these skills throughout your 3L year and meet with an OPIA advisor to discuss them and your personal path to a public interest job.
Judge Keith Ellison, U.S. District Court Judge in Houston, Texas has a clerkship opening for the 2019-2020 term. The new clerkship position was granted because of a series of high-profile and complex cases involving conditions in Texas state prisons. The new clerk may work on these cases, and should note any relevant experience in civil rights and/or prisoner rights litigation. Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, transcript, three references and a writing sample via OSCAR or to firstname.lastname@example.org. Letters of recommendation are not required. Judge Ellison can contact those listed as references.