Judicial Clerkship Application Information
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Clerkship Handbook (PDF)
The Handbook contains all the information you need to know about the application process.
Mail Merge Document (DOC)
This document explains how to use the clerkship module in Symplicity to create a merge file and compose merged cover letters and envelope labels. You may also want to download a Cover Letter Template and Label Template (Avery 5162 labels).
Applying as an Alum (DOC)
This document outlines the application process for alumni, including the content of the application packet and logistics for sending applications.
Confidentiality Waiver Form (DOC)
While this form is not required, we prefer that you submit one waiver for each of your recommenders.
Supreme Court Application Procedures (DOC)
You may also want to download a SCOTUS Mail Merge file.
Summer Judicial Internship Information (DOC)
A "cheat sheet" on the basics of applying for a summer internship with a judge. For any additional questions, please contact Victor Caldwell.
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